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Yinusa Akadiri Becomes New Akinrun

Osun State Government has announced the appointment of Prince Yinusa Olalekan Akadiri of Oba-Ara Ruling House as the new Akinrun of Ikirun, in Ifelodun Local Government Area of the State. His emergence followed majority votes in his favour in a meeting of Ikirun kingmakers on November 19, 2021, where Akadiri polled six out of seven […]Continue Reading
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Oyo Loses Prominent Kingmaker

A prominent member of the Oyo kingmakers and one of the Traditional Council (Oyomesi) members, the Alapinni of Oyoland, High Chief Alhaji Abdul-Rasheed Shehu, is dead. According to a report, he died in the early hours of Sunday after a long battle with an undisclosed illness. Sources said the deceased will be buried according to Islamic rites […]Continue Reading
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Ooni Welcomes New Wife

Mariam Anako, the new wife of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, late on Tuesday arrived at the palace of the monarch in Ile-Ife, Osun State. The new wife was ushered into the palace after brief rites at the entrance to the premises. She was thereafter led into the inner court of the palace to […]Continue Reading