The installation of the new Atta Igala, Mathew Alhaji Opaluwa Ogwuche Akpa II will hold on Saturday March 4, 2022.
The State Commissioner
Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Barr Salami Momodu Ozigi Deedat disclosed this in a statement made available to FactualTimes on Friday.
The statement read in part: “The Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Kogi State invites the General Public to the official installation and presentation of Staff of Office to Atta Igala, Mathew Alaji Opaluwa Ogwuche Akpa II by His Excellency Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi State.”
The ceremony will take place at Atta Igala Palace by 9am.
Similarly, presentation of Staff of Office to other newly announced traditional rulers has been slated for Saturday March 5, 2022 at Muhammadu Buhari Civic CENTRE, Opposite Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Lokoja by 10am.