There Is No Urhobo People In Bayelsa State
There is no Urhobo People in Bayelsa state, Bayelsa is an Homogenous Ijaw state.
The only village that have some Urhobo speaking is Ofoni, it's because Ofoni share border with the Urhobo in the neighbouring Delta state. And they've intermarried with the Urhobo People they share boundaries with in the other state, and they share boundaries with other Ijaw villages, in the Bayelsa that they are in.
Ofoni is an Ijaw word.
They are under Tarakiri clan in the Ijaw Nation.
Former Bayelsa state Governor and presently Bayelsa West Senator Seriake Dickson is from Tarakiri clan too.
He brought his clan guy to become deputy governor.
If Ofoni is Urhobo that means Seriake is Urhobo too, of which he is not.
Ofoni is under all Ijaw socia-cultural organizations today.
Ofoni is under Ijaw Youth Council IYC Ijaw National Congress INC and the Lovers of Ijaw Nation Organization LINO.
The word Ofoni is Ijaw.
There are no Urhobo in Bayelsa state.
Bayelsa is an Homogenous Ijaw state.
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