Alake of Egbaland
Asiwaju: Alake, Olota supremacy battle historical, but not relevant
For the foremost historian, Emeritus Prof Anthony Asiwaju, the supremacy tussle between the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Gbadebo Adedotun and Olota of Ota, Oba Abdulkadir Obalanlege within the current kingship system, is uncalled for, just as he traced the historical relationship of the two Yoruba settlements. Muyiwa Adeyemi reports.
Ogun: Alake accuses Olota of creating tension, appeals for caution
Alake of Egbaland, Oba Michael Adedotun Gbadebo has urged the Olota of Ota, Oba Abdulkabir Adeyemi Obalanlege to desist from taking actions that would disturb the peace of the state. There has been dispute between the duo over who reigns over the Aworis and which of them has the legal authority to install Kings and…
Alake, Dickson, Ogun APC commend Buhari for honouring Abiola
The Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring the late Chief Moshood Abiola as winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election and also honoured him by declaring June 12 as Democracy Day. As an Egba man, Abiola was one of high chiefs. Speaking to journalists at his Ake,…
Herdsmen attacks: Alake, cleric call for God’s intervention
The Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo and the Diocesan Bishop of Egba Anglican Communion, Rev. Emmanuel Oludaisi Adekunle, yesterday, condemned the recent incessant killings in the country by suspected Fulani herdsmen, especially in Benue other States and called for God’s immediate intervention. They spoke in Abeokuta the Ogun State capital at…
Schnapps unveils prayer campaign
The initiative, which is the first of its kind, also requires royal fathers offering prayers and share well-wishing messages with focus on peace, progress and prosperity of the land on social media platforms.
Alake tasks Buhari over scrapping of management courses in specialised varsities
The monarch in whose domain, the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) is located, appealed to the federal government to have a rethink on the matter.