The Traditional Ruler of Obosi community in Idemmili North Local Government Area, HRH. Igwe Chidubem Iweka on Saturday honoured the Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial district, Senator Uche Ekwunife.
Senator Ekwunife was honoured with the prestigious title of Ochiora Obosi, during the 2019 New Yam festival of the community.
The event which featured the confernment of Chieftaincy title on Senator Uche Ekwunife and other well meaning individuals had on full display the rich cultural heritage of the Obosi community.
Receiving the title, Senator Ekwunife appreciated Igwe Iweka and the Obosi community for bestowing on her such revered title. She noted that Obosi is not only a community with rich cultural heritage but one which has produced proud sons and daughters who have established themselves in different fields of endeavor.
Describing Obosi as one of the communities in Anambra Central where she has a huge support base, Senator Ekwunife reiterated her commitment to address the yearnings of the community as it relates to community development and representation.
You may recall that Senator Ekwunife had about month ago visited Owelle Aja layout Obosi, an area being ravaged by flood in the community. She equally moved a motion of Urgent National Importance which sought the attention of the federal government on the need to address the environmental challenges faced by Obosi and other neighboring communities.
Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) to Senator Uche Ekwunife.