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Photos: Igbo community in Plateau State visit Gov Lalong, says 'We are not going anywhere'

Professor JEC Obilong, the Ochi Ndigbo of Jos led a delegation of Igbo community on a courtesy visit to the Plateau State Governor, Rt. Hon Simon Bako Lalong on Friday 7 July 2017 at the new Government House Rayfield, Jos.

The massage delivered was as follows:

We are not Igbos in the diaspora but Igbos of the Plateau
We are not going anywhere in response to the Arewa Youth, because we are part and parcel of Plateau State. Our children are born here, established our work hear, eat the food of Plateau, married in Plateau, entered and are in all the nook and crannies of Plateau and stakeholders of Plateau. We are not living plateau.
We have been planted in Plateau with plateau soil, and germinated and grown.
We told the Governor of Kaduna State as we met on the platform of Igbos of the North, we are igbos of the the North so we are of Plateau.
We request that anytime the Governor is talking of Plateau community, don't forget to remember us as Plateau community.
This is our message.
Leader of Igbos on the Plateau,
Has the honor and privilege for granting the time for the courtesy call. This is a long awaited request. We have expressed our unflinching support all through the several mediums of the Press.
Every body including the blind know that the rescue administration has attained greater heights.
We thank you for the peace on the Plateau as it has allowed for business.
On the C of O, we are glad you have allowed us to own land through the given of c of o.
Thank you for prompt payment of salaries as at when due.
Infrastructural development we have seen and we the completion of the last administration's project,  we commend you for all these.
Our people are grateful for the kind gesture towards indigbo in terms of appointments    


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