Ladoja, who spoke with newsmen at his residence in Ibadan, said this following a report on crowning of beaded kings
Browsing: Lekan Balogun
This is contained in a statement issued by the Islamic body and made available to newsmen Thursday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Ganduje made the call on Saturday in Ibadan, shortly after he along with his wife were honoured with chieftaincy titles.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the visit of Ladoja, a former governor of Oyo State, who is the next in line to the Olubadan throne, lasted for about 30 minutes.
This was contained in a letter by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, Dr. Bashir Olanrewaju.
The Nation is reporting that it learnt from credible sources that the Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has approved the installation date.
While praying for a long and eventful reign for the new Olubadan, Asiwaju Tinubu expressed the hope that the new monarch would deploy his tremendous skills and rich understanding of traditional institution to promote peace and stability in Ibadanland, Oyo State and Nigeria as a whole.
The judgement cleared the coast for the appointment of Lekan Balogun as the new Olubadan of Ibadan.
This was contained in a letter dated January 30 with names and titles of the affected high chiefs listed as clients.
A meeting summoned by Makinde over issue of the next Olubadan of Ibadan was held at the State Government House, Agodi
It was learnt that a new Olubadan may be announced after the meeting.
Ladoja spoke on Thursday shortly after media reports quoted him as having declared his support for Balogun as Olubadan.
Lana, in a letter addressed to the governor; Prof. Oyelowo Oyewo (SAN), the state Commissioner for Justice and Attorney-General and the state Ministry of Justice, on Monday in Ibadan, advised Makinde to tread softly following the pending suit.
The Kingdom of Belgium is ready to expand its bilateral ties with Lagos State with the aim of tapping into the several investment opportunities that abound in the state.
The development came on Monday as the monarch marked his 91st birthday
Salami said this in Ibadan at the ongoing 2018 Press Week organised by the Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Oyo State Chapter.
The high chiefs, who have been elevated to the rank of obas, met with the top monarch at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan palace
He expressed gratitude to the Oyo State Government and security agencies for their assistance and concern so far.
Balogun, who is the head of the High Chiefs elevated to the status of crown-wearing Obas by Governor Abiola Ajimobi, was not available for comments as at press time.