Olubadan of Ibadan
Titan Farms appoints Olubadan as patron
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.
COVID-19: Olubadan bans masqueraders’, orders stay at home rituals
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.
Alake, Obasa charge Muslims on love, Ibadan imam observes prayers
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…
When Ajimobi paid a condolence visit to Olubadan
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…
Tension as Olubadan gives minister chieftaincy title
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.
Ajimobi: Challenging status quo for good of all
The recent review of the Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration is another area where Governor Ajimobi has grossly been misunderstood. But, for his resilience, the fierce resistance from familiar quarters almost thwarted the exercise.
Ibadan leaders allege threat to lives over support for Olubadan
Some Ibadan mogajis (family heads) have alleged threat to their lives over their support for Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, who is opposed to the review of Olubadan Declaration by the state government.
Judge adjourns Olubadan’s suit against Ajimobi till November six
Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and the 21 new Obas, has adjourned till Nov. 6 hearing of the preliminary objections raised by Kunle Sobaloju, the counsel to the 12th-24th defendants.
Suspense in Ibadan monarchy, as crises linger
The controversy that trailed the review of Olubadan declaration by Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi and the protracted face-off between Oba Saliu Adetunji and members of Olubadan-in- council...