Abiodun, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Somorin, congratulated the former national chairman of the defunct All Peoples Party (APP) on his new age, describing him as a phenomenon whose sunshine beams brightly across the political spectrum of Nigeria and its traditional institutions.
Oba Gbadebo made the statement while receiving a non-profit organisation, Ogun What Is Next 2021, at the Ake Palace, Abeokuta on August 4, 2021.
Chief Laloko, the Olori Parakoyi of Egbaland, died at the Sacred Hearts Catholic Hospital, Abeokuta at the age of 76.
The traditional rulers are the Alake and Paramount Ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo and the Olu of Ilaro and the Paramount Ruler of Yewaland, Oba Kehinde Olugbenle.
Abiodun, in a statement he personally signed and made available to newsmen in Abeokuta, sent his condolences to the people of Egbaland in particular, the state and the Muslim Ummah in general.
The duo made the call on Saturday at the Government House, Oke Igbein, Abeokuta, the state capital, at the meeting of the Special Committee on the Unity among the four sectional Obas in Egbaland