By Kobiruo Joseph
OHWOVORIOLE family of Eyavwie Ruling House in Olomu Kingdom has formally announced the passage of its regent, Chief Milton Paul Ohwovoriole SAN, at Agbon-Olomu, its ancestral home in Ughelli South local government area, Delta State.
The announcement was made by Prof Augustine Ohwovoriole before a gathering of the three ruling houses of of Olomu Kingdom, Eyavwie, Uhurie and Imoghoro, prominent Chiefs, Princes, Princesses, sons and daughters.
He also said one month of mourning had been declared for the family and ruling house, “No burials, marriages, dancing will hold in the ruling house”
This was followed by firing of cannon shots to officially announce the departure of the Prince. He said the cannon shots signified that the head of Eyavwie ruling House joined his forefathers in Olomu Kingdom.
It was learned that the late Milton Paul Ohwovoriole SAN was the Royal Akpohor/ Akpile of Olomu Kingdom and from the lineage Alaka the founder of Olomu.
Reacting to their father’s death, children of Chief Milton Paul Ohwovoiole, described their late Dad as a man who has built nation and institutions.