The Oba of Benin, Omo N’oba N’edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, has warned Nigerian youths to shun cash rituals. He spoke on Sunday throughout a thanksgiving service at the Holy Aruosa Cathedral in Benin to spherical off the 2018 annual Igue competition celebrations.
He aforesaid youths WHO take hold the illusion that they may become affluent by killing folks or stealing feminine undergarment for ritual functions would little question face the consequence. He supplementary that the behaviour was abominable and alien to Benin customs and tradition.
The monarch interceded for African country and her leaders and urged politicians and youths to shun acts that would undermine free, honest and credible elections in 2019 and conjointly warned politicians to abstain from violence and alternative acts hostile to the electoral method. He cautioned youths to not enable themselves to be used as political thugs to cause mayhem throughout elections.