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Olubadan of Ibadan

1 May
Prominent Nigerians from all walks of life, yesterday, poured encomium on the late Alaafin of Oyo, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, who joined his ancestors on 22nd April, 2022 at 83.
5 Mar
The Group Managing Director, Adron Homes and Properties, Aare Adetola Emmanuelking visited the newly crowned Olubadan of Ibadanland. Oba Olalekan
23 Feb
The Oyo State Government has approved March 11 as the date for the installation ceremony of Sen. Lekan Balogun as the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland.
16 Feb
The newly-appointed Olubadan of Ibadanland, Dr. Lekan Balogun, yesterday, said he would make Ibadanland a greater African city and also make it a metropolis everybody would be proud of
2 Feb
Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Munta Abimbola, yesterday, said there was no court process delaying the selection and installation of the Olubadan of Ibadan.
7 Jan
Former Governor of Oyo State and Osi Olubadan of Ibadan, Rashidi Ladoja, yesterday, said there was no controversy on who succeeds the late Oba Saliu Adetunji as Olubadan based on tradition.
4 Jan
Tributes continued to flow, yesterday, as Nigerians mourned the death of Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, who passed on following a brief illness on Sunday, aged 93.
11 Apr 2021
Titan Farms (TF), an agribusiness company in Ibadan, Oyo State, has appointed the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji Aje Ogungunniso1, as the firm’s patron.
31 May 2020
The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has banned masqueraders’ dance to his palace and to other chiefs during the 2020 Egungun Festival due to COVID-19 requirements.
15 Jun 2018
The Chief Imam of Ibadan, Abdul-Ganiyy Agbotomokekere, defied the Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (NSCIA)’s directive not to observe this year’s Eid-el-Fitr and led Muslims to observe prayers yesterday. The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, was also at the praying ground in Agodi Gate area of the city. However, the Muslim Ummah…
30 Dec 2017
If you are one those that believe all is not well between Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi and the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Olatunji, you had better forget it, as the two prominent Ibadan indigenes appear close as ever, irrespective of what might have transpired between them. Ajimobi last Thursday made a surprise visit to Olatunji on the…
12 Nov 2017
There was heavy presence of security agents, yesterday, as the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, installed the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu as the Agbaakin Fiwajoye of Ibadan land at his Popoyemoja Palace, Ibadan.


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