Recently, the Obi of Nsukwa kingdom in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, His Royal Majesty, Obi Kenneth Ezegbunem 1, has inaugurated Land/ Town Planning Committee.The executive members of the committee are: Evangelist Lawrence Chidi, Chairman, Mr Emmanuel Ajata Vice-Chairman, Mr Sunday Osademe Secretary, Mr Joseph Okonye, Assistant Secretary, Comrade Bigwa.A.sunday, Financial Secretary, Mr Charles Nwabudike Treasurer, Mr Jude Asikwe, Organizing Secretary, Chief Barr E.S Okofu, Legal Adviser, Chief Bolu Felix, Chief Security Officer, (C.S.O), Comrade Kelvin Otuya Youths ambassador, Mr Emmanuel Okofu, Public Relations Officer, (P.R.O),Ochie Victoria Provost, Mr Augustine Onyeogo, member, Mr Anthony Maduwaye member, Mr Chukwudi Odimegwu, member.
The Chairman, Evangelist Lawrence Chidi highlighted the terms of reference to each of the various offices and tasked every member to be proactive for the interest of Nsukwa kingdom. He also charged all members to comply fully with the rules and regulations guiding the Committee.
On his part, HRM Obi Ezegbunemi 1,JP called on the people of Nsukwa to be law abiding, warning that they should not take instruction from any person or group in the community outside the guidelines given to them by the Obi -in-Council.
He added that nobody has right to sell farm land, pointing out, “Selling of any portion of land in Nsukwa is void until it has the consent and assent of the Obi of Nsukwa kingdom. This is to ensure that lands around residential areas are planned so as to provide access and future development.
He said that only the Land/Town Planning Committee has the authority to set up any other Committees or organs or employ the services of any professional in pursuance of its mandate and assignment.
Evangelist Lawrence Chidi