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Olubadan of Ibadanland

5 Oct
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, has announced the removal of Baale Lagelu Aboke in Ido Local Council of Oyo State, Chief Saheed Alatise.
26 Jun
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has endorsed the idea of the All Progressives Congress (APC ) National Leader, Bola Tinubu, vying for the Nigerian Presidency in 2023.
13 May
Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan; the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh Abdulganiy Abubakar Agbotomokekere, were among prominent personalities
28 Apr
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, will, today, receive Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi, Ekefa Oĺubadan of Ibadanland, and the first Culture Ambassador of the National Museum and Monument
19 Feb 2020
The crisis between Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and the newly installed monarchs on Wednesday deepened as the Olubadan threatened legal action against the new obas for blackmail and denigration of the institution he represents. Apparently referring to the letter "Re: Grievances; our response" of February 14, 2020 signed by Otun Olubadan, Oba Lekan…
23 Dec 2019
The crisis besetting the Olubadan-in-Council seems to have come to an end, as some Ibadan high chiefs have accepted their elevation to the next ranks
3 Sep 2019
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has lauded the new rapport between the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and his high chiefs.
20 Apr 2019
Last Monday, April 8, 2019 marked the 20th year that the 38th Olubadan of Ibadanland, Alayeluwa Oba Emmanuel Adegboyega Adeyemo, Operinde 1, joined his ancestors. Born on January 1,1905, in Ibadan, Oba Adeyemo Operinde 1,was crowned the 38th Olubadan of Ibadanland on January 14,1994. He transited on April 8,1999 at the age of 94. Four years…
3 Apr 2019
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has asked the newly-crowned kings in the town to drop their “illegal crowns” before he would...
2 Apr 2019
The face-off between the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, and his high chiefs deepened on Tuesday with the first class monarch...
22 Feb 2019
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has allayed fears over the delay in the installation of Chief Theresa Oyekanmi as the substantive Iyalode of Ibadanland.
14 Apr 2018
The Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Lekan Balogun, has pleaded with the kidnappers of his twin children to release them. He made the plea while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Ibadan. He appealed to the kidnappers to bear with him as he does not have the money being requested.…


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