The Chairman, Benue state Council of Traditional Ruler, Tor Tiv, Professor James Ayatse, has bestowed a traditional title of Asor U Mtem U Tiv; meaning, “Peace builder of Tiv nation” on Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state.
The Paramount Ruler expressed satisfaction with the way and manner Governor Sule has been going about creating peace between his state and neighboring Benue state.
He also described Governor Sule as mechanism for building and achieving lasting peace and unity among herders and farmers, particularly within communities and border towns of Nasarawa and Benue states.
“Governor Sule, your tirelessly efforts in taking drastic measures in ensuring ethnic crises free. Nasarawa and Benue states are now enjoying peaceful coexistent and there is unity among our people. His Royal Majesty said.
In appreciation to the gesture done to him by Tiv nation in his Tweeter handle, Governor Abdullahi Sule expresses gratitude to His Royal Majesty, Tor Tiv, Professor Ayatse and the entire Tiv nation for the wonderful title.
Gov. Sule promised not to relent on his efforts to continue to champion peace in the state and beyond.
Our correspondent also reports that, Nasarawa state first lady, Hajiya Silifat Abdullahi Sule was also honored with the title of Hwantor U Asor Mtem U Tiv ( The rib of the peace builder of Tiv nation).