Oyo Traditionalists Laud Gov. Oyetola Over Public Holiday To Mark World Isese Day
Traditional worshippers in Oyo State have commended the governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola for declaring a work-free day for the celebration of the World Isese Day in the State.
A statement signed by the Chairman, Traditional Worshippers Association, Oyo State Chapter, Mr Adefabi Dasola Fadiran and the State Secretary, Dr.Fakayode Fayemi Fatunde in Ibadan notes that the governor has shown enough boldness in supporting the Yoruba heritage.
The 2021 Isese Day Festival is celebrated all over the World on the 20th of August in every year, by traditional worshippers.
The body attributed the peaceful atmosphere in Osun State to the governor’s respect to all religious tenets and beliefs in the State, which made residents co-habitate peacefully.
The association called on its members in Oyo State to celebrate the 2021 Isese Festival without any conflict in their shrines and temples and pray for peace in Nigeria, Oyo State and their different communities.