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Alaafin: Tears as Sympathisers Throng Palace

Hundreds of sympathisers, mourners, traditional rulers, religious leaders and politicians have converge on the Alaafin Palace, Akesan, Oyo State on Saturday morning. This came following the passage of the Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III to his ancestors. Some of the sympathisers were seen crying, while others hailed the late monarch. Oba Adeyemi left […]Continue Reading

Alaafin: End of an Era – Olubadan

The death of Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III has been described as the end of a remarkable and glorious era by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Sen. Lekan Balogun, Alli Okunmade II. This was contained in a statement personally signed by the monarch and made available to the media on Saturday following the announcement of […]Continue Reading

Oyo Pensioners Mourn Alaafin of Oyo

Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, Oyo State council, has described the passage of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi the third, as a painful exit of an Iconic King in Yoruba land. In a statement by its chairman, Alhaji Isiaka Abolade and executive secretary of the Union, Comrade Olusegun ABATAN , the Union […]Continue Reading

Reactions Trail Death of Alaafin of Oyo

Reactions have continued to trail the death of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi who joined his ancestors on Friday. Reacting on the demise, an Oyo born and Ibadan based Legal Practitioner, Mr Kunle Abimbola described Late Oba Adeyemi as an orator, an Ambassador of Yoruba language who had contributed immensely to the development […]Continue Reading

We will Recapture Abolongo Fleeing Inmates ‘Dead’ or ‘Alive’ – FG

The federal government has expressed determination to recapture all escapees from the Medium Security Custodial centre, Abolongo dead or alive. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola stated this during an inspection visit to the Custodial Centre that was recently attacked. Our correspondent who was there reports that the Oyo State governor Engineer Seyi Makinde Continue Reading

Gómìnà Oyetọla Bèèrè Fún Ìfọwọ́sowọ́pọ̀ Gbogbo Ènìyàn

Àwọn méjìdínlọ́gbọ̀n ni wọ́n ti fàmì ẹ̀yẹ dá lọ́lá láti sàmì ayẹyẹ ọgbọ̀n ọdún ìdásílẹ̀ ìpínlẹ̀ Ọsun. Diẹ lára àwọn tí wọ́n fàmì ẹ̀yẹ dá lọ́lá náà lati rí alábojútó àgbà ìjọ ìràpadà Kristi, Àlúfà Enoch Adeboye, olórí àwọn ọmọ ológun tẹ́lẹ̀, Ọ̀gágun fèyìntì Alani Akinrinade, Gómìnà ìpínlẹ̀ Ọsun nígbàkanrí, Olóyè Bisi Akande àti àwọn […]Continue Reading