ROYAL COMMENDATION FOR PRINCESS BARR. (MRS.)
IKUOYEMWEN EWUARE AIMIUWU
By: Desmond Agbama, CPS to Oba of Benin
The joy of every parent usually know no bound when their children begin to excel in every field of human endeavour.
That was the case when the eldest daughter of His Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, Princess Barr. (Mrs.) Ikuoyemwen Ewuare Aimiuwu came to pay thank you visit to her father after her inauguration by Governor Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki as a member representing Edo South Senatorial District in the Edo State Oil and Gas Producing Development Commission (EDSOPADEC).
The Oba of Benin who expressed gratitude to God and the ancestors for the appointment said Princess Barr. (Mrs.) Ikuoyemwen Ewuare Aimiuwu was nominated by Governor Obaseki on her personal merit, pointing out that Princess Barr. (Mrs.) Ikuoyemwen Ewuare Aimiuwu specialises in petroleum exploration law and has served with some private firms in the oil and gas industry.
The Omo N’Oba pray for God and the Ancestors to grant her good health, peace and success in the new position.
Earlier, Princess Barr. (Mrs.) Ikuoyemwen Ewuare Aimiuwu who could not hide her joy thanked His Royal Majesty for always been there for her and her siblings, adding that the advice and guidance received from his father have been working for her in so many areas.
She described His Royal Majesty as her role model and who has never led her astray, and promised to always make his father proud.
The Oba of Benin also received the President and members of the Catholic Women Organisation, Edo State with a charge to the women to always pray for the peace, progress and betterment of the Kingdom.
Oba Ewuare II said the Palace would always identify with the Catholic Women Organisation in the state in order for them to achieve success in whatever they have set out to do.
The President of the Catholic Women Organisation, Edo State, Lady Gloria NgoziAnaedo had commended the Oba of Benin for helping to stamp out the activities of community development association and human trafficking, pointing out that peace has been achieved, while the dignity of women has been restored.
She called on the people to synergise with the Palace in order to tackle the problem posed by human trafficking in the society, assuring that as women organisation they will cooperate with the Palace to eradicate the social menace.
Lady Anaedo while commending the Omo N’Oba for his assistance to the Libya returnees, used the opportunity to request for a parcel of land for farming and other purposes.