The Traditional institution and the people of Makutu land has expressed their unalloyed appreciation and gratitude to Kogi State Governor His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Bello over the recent upgrade of traditional stools where their Royal Father HRH Oba Ayo Tolorunju Lawrence was upgraded from 3rd Class to a 2nd Class Grade.
This was.contained in an appreciation message signed by Hon. Mrs Eunice Olukomogbon the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Kogi State on Voters Education and Registration (Kogi West) which was made available to newsmen in Lokoja on Wednesday.
Part of the message reads “It is with great joy am using this medium to convey my congratulations message to HRH Oba Ayo Tolorunju Lawrence and the entire Makutu land on the recent upgrade of traditional stool in Kogi State that affected Makutu Land positively as the Traditional stool in the Land is been upgraded from 3rd Class to a 2nd Class Grade .
“My appreciation to our own Father in the State the Executive Governor of Kogi State His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Bello who has found Makutu people worthy of this upgrade.
“My appreciation cannot be complete without appreciating our own Hon Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs , Hon. Ozigi Salami Deedat , the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Dr. Mrs Folasade Ayoade Arike, Hon Mukadam Asiwaju Asiru Idris the Hon Commissioner for Finance, Budget and Economic Planning, and my political leader Hon Kingsley Femi Fanwo the Hon Commissioner for Information and Communication and our own Father the Agbana of Isanlu Oba Etombi for their roles in ensuring Makutu is been considered for the upgrade.
“Words are not enough to appreciate everyone for the show of Love towards the people of Makutu” the statement said