Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has lifted the suspension of three traditional rulers who were suspended on the recommendation of Anambra state traditional rulers council, for traveling outside the state without obtaining the necessary approval.
The suspension was an exercise of powers bestowed on the governor under the Anambra state Traditional Rulers Law of 2007, as amended.
The affected traditional rulers are Igwe Kelly N. Nkeli (Igbariam), Igwe Dr. Emeka Ilouno (Ifitedunu) and and Peter A. Uyanwa (Ukwulu).
This was made known in a statement signed by Greg Obi, Anambra state Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy and Community Affairs, on Friday.
The suspension, according to the statement, takes immediate effect.