FULL TEXT OF LETTER WRITTEN BY ALAAFIN OF OYO TO BUHARI ON THE STATE OF THE NATION

The comprehensive letter written by the Alaafin of Oyo and Permanent Chairman, Oyo State Council of Obas and Chiefs,Oba (Dr) Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, to President Muhammadu Buhari, on the state of the nation. Let me start since your first inauguration in 2015 as President and Commander-in-Chief of the country, I have never been timid or shy of my total support for the success of your administration to deliver the country to the Promised Land. My confidence had always been based on Your Excellency’s ability, fitness and competence in leading…

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ANARCHY LOOMS OVER SIEGE ON YORUBALAND, ALAAFIN OF OYO WRITES BUHARI, NAMES PEOPLE KILLED OR ABDUCTED BY FULANI HERDSMEN

Ademola Babalola, Ibadan The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari to warn him about looming anarchy in the country if the siege laid to Yorubaland by herdsmen and kidnappers is not contained. Adeyemi, who catalogued the spate of insecurity in Yorubaland by herdsmen and their collaborators, accused Buhari of not bringing the culprits to book. He said the Yoruba had all it took to resort to self-help if the security in the zone did not improve and people guaranteed safety of lives and property.…

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ALAAFIN OF OYO THROWS WEIGHT BEHIND RESTRUCTURING AS SOLUTION TO INSECURITY

In view of growing insecurity in the country, epitomized by kidnapping, herdsmen attacks and various forms of criminality, Yoruba leaders have reverberated calls for restructuring and true federalism, with the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, particularly asserting that restructuring remains the antidote to secession tendencies of some regions or ethnicities. Converged upon the University of Ibadan on Thursday, to unveil the autobiography of Chief Obafemi Awolowo (in the Yoruba language), the Yoruba leaders described the Nigerian structure as faulty and crisis-ridden owing to the continuous neglect of the…

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INSECURITY: OONI, ALAAFIN TO CONVENE MEETING OF YORUBA LEADERS

By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, and the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III will convene a meeting of Yoruba Leaders of Thought to deliberate on the spate of insecurity in the region. Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi The meeting, slated for Thursday, June 27, 2019, will hold at the International Conference Centre in Ibadan, Oyo State. The event is being coordinated by Dr. Tokunbo Awolowo-Dosumu, daughter of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, and Nigeria’s former Ambassador to the Netherlands. Awolowo-Dosumu said…

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ALAAFIN OF OYO’S YOUNGEST WIFE SURELY SLAYS IN THIS ARABIAN DRESS

The younger wife, Ajoke to Alaafin of Oyo state slays in Arabian outfit. She wrote; ARABIAN QUEEN OF OYO EMPIRE. 2pcs set @truworthfashion Styled by me. She was Afraid that I don’t want your husband wahala o.. How will u wear it?? It will open your body o.. I said don’t worry.. See more; http://gistmore.com/alaafin-of-oyo-younger-wife-ajoke-slays-in-arabian-outfit

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IFA DEVOTEES WHO IMPERSONATED ALAAFIN BEG FOR FORGIVENESS, SEE PICS

We are your children – Oyo Ifa priests beg Alaafin The Alaafin of Oyo of Oyo, Oba [Dr.] Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has warned adherents of Ifa traditional religion to refrain from all acts that are capable of bringing cherished traditions into disrepute. Oba Adeyemi gave the warning when some Oyo Ifa priests who engaged in fraudulent practices sometime ago and were apprehended by security agencies besieged the palace for forgiveness The remorseful Ifa priests were led by renowned Ifa scholar and one-time Vice Chancellor of the former University of…

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