… Says he is of the Royal family and cannot disrespect constituted authorities
By Titus Atondu, Makurdi
The former Senator representing Benue North West Senatorial District and the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Govermental Affairs Senator George Akume has shown remorse to the Tiv Paramount ruler His Royal Majesty Professor James Ayatse over the alleged insults on him.
Senator Akume also said that he is of the Royal family and would not at any point in time show disrespect to the constituted authorities.
Senator Akume made his feelings known over the weekend at the wedding reception in honor of the Tiv Paramount ruler’s son Dr. Fanen Ortese Ayatse with his amiable wife Nguzungwen Ayatse at IBB Square in Makurdi.
He maintained that those behind the allegation that he insulted the Tor Tiv Professor James Ayatse at at a public function is their mere imagination.
The minister assured Tor Tiv of a cordial working relationship and respect at all times.
” I remain Tor Tiv subject and he is free to call on me at anytime as a father for advise anytime I go wrong. It is his exclusive right and needed nobody to do that on his behalf” Akume explained.