10th Coronation Anniversary: Gov. Oyetola Lauds Ataoja of Osogbo
Governor of Osun State, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, has described the Ataoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Oyetunji Olanipekun as a pillar of support of his administration.
Mr Oyetola stated this at the 10th Coronation anniversary of the Ataoja of Osogbo and formal launch of Ataoja palace project in Osogbo.
Governor Oyetola, who was represented by his deputy, Mr Benedict Alabi noted that the monarch and his subjects had been very supportive in making government’s efforts to transform the state.
The governor described the tenure of the traditional ruler as being peaceful, which, according to him had brought about social stability,
good road network, and other infrastructure in the state capital.
Governor Oyetola noted that royalty was vital to life and culture and development of the people, commending Oba Olanipekun for distinguishing himself as a worthy royal father and leader of men since ascending the throne in the last decade.
In a remark, the Atoja of Osogbo, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun thanked God for giving him the opportunity to serve the community and the state for a decade.
Oba olanipekun assured the people of Osogbo that he would continue to promote culture and traditions of the ancient community.