The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji Aje Ogunguniso 1 and a former Governor of Oyo State who is also the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland, Senator Rasidi Adewolu Ladoja were among major personalities absent on Sunday at the coronation of 21 newly elevated beaded crown Obas in Ibadan...
The Olubadan-in-Council, the highest decision-making organ on Ibadan chieftaincy matters, has frowned at the use of violence during chieftaincy disputes, saying henceforth, erring parties would face sanctions.
The council, at its emergency meeting at the Popoyemoja palace of the Olubadan of...
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Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji has paid a courtesy visit to the All Progressive Congress, APC, leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
The monarch visited him at his Ikoyi residence on Friday.
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Following the death of the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Samuel Odulana, there has been a scuffle over who is the next in line to replace him.
Balogun of Ibadanland, Chief Saliu Adetunji and Otun of Ibadanland, Senator Lekan Balogun have been in a contest for the throne.
While Seriki line has...
Two high ranking Chiefs of Ibadanland have laid claims to late Olubadan, Oba Samuel Odulana's throne, saying they're in line to be the next monarch.
While the Balogun of Ibadanland, High Chief Saliu Adetunji, as the next in rank to the late Olubadan, anticipates his installation as the next...
The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Samuel Odulana Odugade, is dead, aged 101.
According to Punch, the monarch died in his sleep at about 7.30pm on Tuesday in his palace in the Monatan area of Ibadan.
It was gathered that palace guards immediately summoned a son of the deceased, Prof. Femi Lana, who...