“Mr. Governor, you will appreciate that most visitors and settlers in Benin Kingdom have been paying our hospitality with hates and other stereotypical tendencies of ingratitude and the need to seek your intervention urgently cannot be overemphasized as our youths are on the verge of seeking self help with unpleasant repercussions.”
Worried by the demeaning perception of the Binis within the context of development both in the areas of human recourses and infrastructure, considering the availability of the raw human and material resources,the level of development and advancement of the people of the Benin kingdom along side its environment do not complement in any way the available resources and land mass of the entire kingdom.
Managers of host community organizations are by this role accountable to their constituents in that it formed the basis of energies or strength or fallback positions; if a group does not draw its strength from its constituents, it exists in the air or serves the parochial interests of ghost-benefactors.
As one of the foremost Benin intelligentsia, we have received oral complaints, and consequent upon same, we caused our relevant committee to investigate allegations of mass camping of Fulani youths in our rural communities; our findings portrayed a picture of desperate ‘settlers’ who have been recruited for unclear devious objectives.