The Olu of Warri His Majesty Ogiame Atuwatse lll has officially announced the disrobing of Chief Ayirimi Emami as Ologbotsere (traditional prime minister) of Warri kingdom.

The monarch disclosed during a meeting reportedly with descendants of the Ologbotsere family at his palace in Warri South council area of Delta State today October 5.

Chief Brown Mene announced the disrobing of Ayiri on behalf of the Olu of Warri at the meeting. The monarch reportedly instructed the people of Itsekiri nation, especially the Ologbotsere family, to henceforth cease addressing the embattled Chief as Ologbotsere.

A video making the rounds on social media showed the Atuwaste lll seated on his throne while Chief Brown Mene addressed the Ologbotsere family in Itsekiri language.

Emami who was vehemently opposed to the coronation of the new Olu of Warri, failed to appear for the revalidation and confirmation exercise of Chiefs of the kingdom in September.