A social Cultural group in Edo State, Unity Foundation for Owan progress, UFOP has call on its members to embrace unity and peace irrespective of religious and political affiliation for the growth and development of the community.
The National president of the Foundation , Mr Friday Ojealaro made the call at their end the year get together held in Abuja.
Mr Ojearo who expressed worry over the marginalisation been faced by the Owan community by the previous administration in the state emphasized the need for all and sundry, both at home and in diaspora to come together to attain social economic development of the the community.
The Coverner, who is also the Cordinator of the Unity Foudation of OWAN progress FCT chapter, Mr Fred Aleburu while commending some of the illustrious sons and daughters of the area for their contributions towards the development of OWAN urged them to be committed for the realisation of their dreams.
The Chairman of the event, Comrade Lyon Esebanme stress the need for members of the UFOP to ensure tolerance, create harmonious relationship and live in peace with their host communities where ever they found themselves.
Mr Esebanmi also urged them to invest in Owan community that would impact positively on the lives of the poeple in the area.