In defence of Oba Akiolu
October 20, 2020, was a day to remember for Lagos and its traditional institutions as hoodlums and thugs invaded the 350 years old Iga Idungaran, the official residence of the incumbent Oba of Lagos
‘Eleko of Eko’ or ‘ the Oba of Lagos’
It is not uncommon nowadays to find people refer to the stool of Oba of Lagos, as the Eleko of Eko, a title that delimits the expansive domain to a shrink of its original space and magnitude.
Government policies should reflect on masses’ welfare, says Oba Akiolu
Rilwan Babatunde Osuolale Aremu Akiolu is the Oba of Lagos. He spoke to KEHINDE OLATUNJI on how Nigeria could truly become independent among other issues. After 58 years of independence, would it be appropriate to say Nigeria is truly independent? Well, to some extent, we are no more under colonial rule. We are operating a…
As stakeholders bury the hatchet in best interest of cleaner Lagos
In the last couple of weeks, a lot of fireworks have been detonated among key stakeholders on the waste management situation in the centre of excellence, Lagos State. The development was largely due to the implementation of a new waste management policy encapsulated in the Cleaner Lagos Initiative....
Police arraign fake Oba of Lagos over Lekki Airport project
Meanwhile, the Olusesi royal family of Olugborogan town in Eti-Osa Local Council of Lagos State has called on the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, to step into the continuous use of...