Wednesday, 22 April 2015

State House of Assembly Poll: See How Powerful Deities Worked For APGA Victory



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Image result for pictures of igbo deitiesSome powerful deities in Anambra state it was gathered ensured victory for All Progressives Grand Alliance, (APGA), in the just concluded House of Assembly Election in the state.

Addressing newsmen at Ire-Inwelle Ogidi  community, Idemili North Local Government Area, the chief priest of all the shrines, deities and oracles in Inwelle Ogidi community, Chief Felix Obika hinted that as a traditionalist Gov. Willie Obiano  respects the ancestors and believes in the efficacy of the spirits, oracles and deities and this he said earned him victory for All Progressives Grand Alliance in the state House of Assembly.

“On assumption of office the Governor vowed to sack kidnappers and armed robbers who have been terrorizing the state and he had the support of these gods that helped him to clear them,” he disclosed.

“It took the people of the spiritual world which Obiano belongs to, oracles and deities for APGA victory, so that Obiano will be free in piloting the affairs of the state”.

Obika who will celebrate his second Ofala festival come on April 25 revealed that it would mark the end of Igweship crisis in Ogidi and commencement of the installment of a new traditional ruler for the people.

“Ogidi refused to know their ancestors and it is the reason why they have no traditional ruler but after this 25 April Ofala this month, in this Ire Inwelle shrine, the Igwe will be produced”, he hinted.

He noted that the Ofala, would unite the people and make them to love themselves for the emergence of a king whom he predicted would be a wealthy young man.

“On that day people who have been blessed by the gods will come with all manners of gifts as thanks-giving for being blessed".

Some promised to build houses, purchase vehicles, cows, sheep and other gifts as a reciprocal to what the gods did to them”, he disclosed.

In their various remarks, the legal adviser to Ezechumagha, father of Ogidi –Inwelle, Patrick C. Agbata and Chief Obi Anyansi Ezenwamadu, said that the Ofala is a transition for the better, adding that the Igwe to be would be a wealthy and educated youth.

“The contest for the Igweship position will be thrown open for those who are equal to the task as it is not for selfish people”, they stated.

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