The Sangari Amba, Martine Kure Abashi 1, has promised to rule his people with the fear of God in the interest of peace and national development.
He made the promise Tuesday while addressing his subjects in Amba, Kokona local government area of Nasarawa state.
He pledged to provide effective and responsible leadership that would uplift the socio- economic and political wellbeing of his people and other Nigerians.
The fourth class traditional ruler urged his people to co-exist peacefully and tolerate one another to ensure development in the area.
He said the importance of unity and peace to societal development cannot be overemphasized adding that,
“We have a lot of challenges nationwide. There are challenges of kidnapping, farmer/herders problems and armed robbery, among others. We must embrace peace for development to thrive in the country.”
The monarch also called on stakeholders of the chiefdom to continue to contribute their quota to the development of the chiefdom. He solicited for prayers and supports to enable him succeed in piloting the affairs of the community.
He urged his subjects to continue to support government programmes to enjoy more dividends of democracy.