The Ibeokosuwei (eldest man) of Furupagha kingdom in Odigbo Loca Government Area of Ondo State, Pa (Evang.) Emmanuel Odushu, has said communities under the kingdom does not need the supremacy tussle as evident in the area.
Pa Odushu who disclosed this in an exclusive interview with Info Daily expressed displeasure on the ‘clan or no clan’ and the inter-community supremacy tussle going on in his clan.
In his apparently new year message to the kingdom, the Ibeokosuwei disclosed that his wish and prayers are for his people to come together and reason together and one, saying “divided we fall, united we stand.
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“Presently, what I am seeing is no supposed be; I am not happy and the struggle of putting things right is what I am on till tomorrow. We do not need the supremacy tussle, what we need is unity as one family that is not large.
“We do not once again need the supremacy tussle. Right from the onset, Ebijaw as be the head communities in the Ondo State axis of the clan.
“In the past, any case from that axis of the clan was brought to Ebijaw for settlement by Pa Muje As the head of the clan in Ondo State axis.
“The way we are living is not to my taste as the eldest man there. I want us to speak in one voice and chart a course that there will be no division among us, these are my prayers”, he added.
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The one time Councilor of Ebijaw ward in Odigbo Local Government Area however disclosed that he is working assiduously to make sure his people are united and the clan come together as one.
He noted, “I am working assiduously that we come together. I want my people to come and reason together because we are so few but we her divided and scattered. Divided we fall, united we stand. I am seriously working towards unity of the clan.”