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2019: Femi Okurounmu cautions INEC, security agencies against ‘needless partisanship’

Ahead of the 2019 polls, Afenifere chieftain, Sen. Femi Okurounmu, has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies not to compromise the general elections by displaying ‘needless partisanship’.

You’re behind crisis rocking Olubadan chieftaincy system – Ibadan Obas tell Senator Ladoja

Members of the Olubadan-in-Council who have been elevated from ‘High Chiefs’ to beaded-crown wearing monarchs have accused the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland and former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, as the mastermind of the crisis rocking the Olubadan chieftaincy system since the middle of 2017.

President Buhari showers praises on Olubadan on 90th birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on his 90th birthday anniversary, 26th August, 2018.

Governor Ajimobi presents new cars to 36 traditional rulers

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Monday in Ibadan, the state capital presented new cars to 36 traditional rulers across the state.

Olubadan bans new Ibadan high chiefs from observing masquerade dance

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has stopped this year’s masquerade dance for Ibadan high chiefs.

Olubadan: I didn’t say Governor Ajimobi must get third term

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, has described the third term story credited to him on the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, as the misrepresentation of a parable.

Olubadan: Governor Ajimobi deserves ‘third term’

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has said that the ‘unprecedented’ achievements of the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, qualify him for another term in office were it not for constitutional impediment that restricts governors to two terms in office.

Oba Saliu Adetunji loses wife

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Thursday lost one of his queens, Olori Kudirat Aduke.

Governor Ajimobi’s chieftaincy review is reversible – Oba Saliu Adetunji

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Sunday said the chieftaincy review done by the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, was reversible.

Olubadan Saliu Adetunji confers chieftaincy title on Adebayo Shittu, others

The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, and two others were on Saturday in Ibadan conferred with chieftaincy titles by the Olubadan of Ibadan, Saliu Adetunji.

I prefer being Olubadan to governor – Rashidi Ladoja

A former governor of Oyo State, High Chief Rashidi Ladoja, has disclosed that he would not contest the 2019 governorship election in the state.

I’ve enough reasons but I won’t depose Olubadan – Ajimobi

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has said he will not depose or sanction the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, despite having enough reasons to do so.

Why I opposed Ajimobi on chieftaincy reform – Olubadan

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje-Ogungunniso 1, has reacted to the recent coronation of new obas in Ibadanland saying that he opposed the Olubadan Chieftaincy reform because the process leading to it was faulty.

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