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January 15, 2019 8:29 AM Obaship tussle: Tension in Ondo community ahead of Supreme Court judgement

Residents of Akungba-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government area of Ondo state are in tension as they ahead of the Supreme Court judgement as regards the rightful occupant to the community’s throne. The Supreme Court had fixed 16th January for the ruling on injunction, stay of execution of the coronation of Alale of Akungba – Akoko, as well as the hearing 608

October 30, 2017 4:35 AM South-West needs more than zoning to win PDP chairmanship — Ladoja

There appears to be an attempt to hijack the chairmanship of the PDP, from the South-West. Do you think there is a plot to deny the South-West the chance of producing the PDP chairman? At times we are in a hurry. We politicians are hasty. You have to sell your candidacy to the people. It is not a question of yes, you should give it to me because I’m from the South-West 78

October 7, 2017 6:51 PM No one can stop Fayose from contesting in 2019 – Ladoja

Former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashid Ladoja has said that no one in the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) should stop Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose from contesting for Presidency in 2019, saying it’s the governor’s fundamental human rights to contest for the nation’s number one seat. Ladoja, who visited Governor Fayose at the governor’s 54

October 7, 2017 4:01 PM No one should stop Fayose from contesting in 2019 – Ladoja

Former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashid Ladoja has said that no one in the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) should stop Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose from contesting for Presidency in 2019 saying it is the governor’s fundermantal human rights to contest for the nation’s number seat. Ladoja, who visited Governor Fayose at the governor’s 43

September 28, 2017 1:45 AM CROWNING OF 21 OBAS: Hearing in Ladoja, Olubadan’s suits against Ajimobi begin

While Justice Olajumoke Aiki granted an order of substituted service of court processes to be served on 21 new kings in favour of the monarch, the same court also heard the case brought by Ladoja against Governor Ajimobi and Justice Akintunde Blade, Chairman of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry challenging the review of the 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy 53

September 13, 2017 3:09 AM Olubadan says 21 new kings are wearing ‘carton crowns’

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has described the crowns given to the 21 new kings in Ibadan as ones made of carton. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director, Media and Public Affairs to the monarch, Adeola Oloko, after the monarch received members of the Council of Authentic Ibadan Mogajis who paid him a solidarity visit 34

September 4, 2017 12:35 AM Coronation of Obas: It’s mere theatrical display — LADOJA

IBADAN—FORMER Oyo Sate Governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has described the recent coronation of 21 Obas by Governor Abiola Ajimobi as a mere theatrical display that cannot stand the test of time. Faulting many sections of the recommendations submitted by the Justice Akintunde Boade’s Commission of Inquiry, High Chief Ladoja said the government was allegedly 40

September 2, 2017 3:09 AM Obaship tussle: Olubadan shuns Agodi praying ground

Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has said he is not against the current Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland and former governor of the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, from becoming Olubadan of Ibadanland if God permits. He spoke against the backdrop of an objection of Ladoja to the review of Olubadan chieftaincy system, which has seen Ibadan moving 50

September 2, 2017 2:39 AM Untold story of coronation of Ibadan kings

Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State is definitely going through trying period as a result of changes made by Governor Abiola Ajimobi to the traditional institution of the cosmopolitan city. Since the review and coronation of 21 newly promoted kings from high chiefs and community leaders, Baales, there have been numerous commendations from beneficiaries 42

September 1, 2017 11:47 PM Olubadan chieftaincy: How our family became the first to produce two crowned kings in Ibadan

When a late Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Gbadamosi Adebimpe, mounted the throne of the Olubadan of Ibadan land in February, 1976, little did he know that he was entering a special place in the history of Ibadan. Aside being the first Olubadan to wear a beaded crown, which he received in December of the same year, he is now the first Ibadan monarch to have his son crowned 55