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Olubadan, other Obas meet at palace after one year face-off

After over one year of muscle-flexing on the review of the Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration, members of the Olubadan-In-Council on Monday met at the palace of the Olubadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji.

Governor Ajimobi vows to appeal judgement nullifying Olubadan chieftaincy review

The Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, has vowed that the state will appeal against the judgment of an Ibadan High Court which sets aside the review of the 1957 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and Other Related Chieftaincies.

PDP accuses Governor Ajimobi of fanning embers of discord

As the controversy over the elevation of 21 traditional chiefs to the rank of first class obas in Ibadanland rages on, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State has accused the state government of deliberately using the Ibadan chieftaincy crisis to cause division among Ibadan people.

Court fixes date for judgment in Senator Ladoja’s case challenging Olubadan reform

Judgment in the suit challenging the constitution of a judicial panel of enquiry and subsequent gazette of its outcome by the Oyo State Government by a former Governor, Rashidi Ladoja, has been fixed for January 19, 2018.

Governor Ajimobi reports Olubadan, Senator Ladoja to President Buhari over chieftaincy crisis

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, on Tuesday reported the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Olubadan sues Ajimobi, 23 others over Ibadan Chieftaincy review

As seen in the suit made available, the Olubadan is also seeking an order setting aside the installation of the kings done on Sunday 27th August, 2017 made pursuant to gazette No 14 and 15 of volume 42 of 23rd and 24th August 2017.

Why I crowned many kings in Ibadan – Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has explained why he crowned many kings in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Sunday, August 27, 2017.

Olubadan distances self from high chiefs coronation

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, says he has no hand whatsoever in the proposed coronation of High Chiefs slated for Sunday at Mapo Hall by Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi.

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