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Emir of Ilorin felicitates Etsu Patigi on his birthday

Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Umar Ibrahim Bologi II

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Mai-Martaba Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari CFR, has felicitated the Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Umar Ibrahim Bologi II, on the occasion of his birthday.

The Emir who prayed Allah to grant Etsu Bologi II long life and sound health on the throne described him as a monarch with sterling qualities who is sustaining the culture and tradition of the people of Patigi Emirate Council, according to a statement issued on Tuesday by the spokesman to the Emir, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona.

 The statement stressed that, “His Royal Highness, Alhaji (Dr) Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari CFR, the Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Council of Chiefs heartily congratulates and rejoices with His Royal Highness, Alhaji Umar Ibrahim Bologi II, the Etsu Paitigi on this auspicious day.

“As the Vice Chairman of the Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Etsu Bologi II as demonstrated strong passion for peaceful co-existence of his subjects and beyond with wonderful contributions to the State Traditional Rulers’ Council since his ascension to the throne.

“The Emir, therefore, wishes the celebrant sound health and Allah’s guidance in order to achieve more for his people in all ramifications.

The Royal Father also urged the people of Patigi Emirate Council to continue to support the monarch at all times.

Edited by Felix Ajide

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