Ojirua Prepares to Mark 50 years Anniversary on the Throne of his Ancestors
Irrua 17th April 2021
The Ojirua of Irrua, HRM Momodu II, is preparing to mark 50 years Anniversary on the throne of his Ancestors.
The highly educated Royal Highness, born in 1930, a graduate of Nursing from the School of Nursing, Eleyele Ibadan, ascended the throne of his Ancestors in June 1971.
Under his glorious reign, Irrua has developed massively from an average agrarian community to a fast developing modern city with many federal, state government and privately owned high profiled establishment located in his dormain.
Under his reign, Irrua became the headquarters of Esan Central LGA when it was created from Old Okpebho LGA in 1991.
Under his reign, Otibhor Okhae Teaching Hospital now Irrua Specialist Hospital was established. This facility has made Irrua a medical tourist destination Nationwide.
Under the reign of Momodu II, Irrua has a State Technical College at Usugbenu. A private University by name Mudiame University was recently licenced to operate in Irrua.
The over 90 years old King who ascended the throne at a middle age, is a blessing to Irrua land and Esanland.
HRM Momodu II is the Okaijesan of Esanland, his palace is a busy randevouz for cases and issues concerning Esan people and residents.
Details of the schedules of events to mark his 50 years on the throne Anniversary will be released to the general public by the Irrua Traditional Council in ernest.
Esan Youths Organization (EYO), join voices with all Esan Sons and Daughters to wish this Esan Monarch a great and happy anniversary celebration in advance and pray to God to continually confer his wisdom and good health on him to lead his people in peace and prosperity.