Ladoja made the assertions while speaking with newsmen on Saturday in his Bodija residence in Ibadan, Oyo State.
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The elevation was pronounced by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, HRM, Oba Lekan Balogun.
This was revealed in the weekly column of a former Editor with the Tribune titles, Festus Adedayo, on Sunday
Balogun made the assertions on Sunday in Ibadan while receiving Bola Tinubu, a Presidential aspirant and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in his Alarere residence.
The former Lagos State Governor said this on Friday when he visited a former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja.
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.
The former president gave the admonition on Saturday in Ile Ife during the conferment of chieftaincy titles by Ooni Ogunwusi.
Kalu acknowledged the contributions of the shipping magnate-turned politician to the social, economic and political development of Oyo State and Nigeria in general.
The government, in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Taiwo Adisa, said that the two foremost royal fathers were too important to the state government to be prevented from attending the event, to which they had been duly invited.
Governors Abubakar Badaru (Jigawa); Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi) and Mai Buni (Yobe) were said to have been led into the Ondo street, Ibadan residence of Ladoja by Senator AbdulFatai Buhari (Oyo North), Oloye Sharafadeen Alli, Hon. Bimbo Adepoju and others.
The leaders visited by the Governor included the Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Alhaji Abdul-Ganiy Agbotomokekere; Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland, Kwara and Delta States, Alhaji Dawud Makanjuola Akinola; a former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja; Seriki Musulumi of Yorubaland, Alhaji Yekini Adeojo; and Chief Kola Daisi.
The ex-Governor’s daughter said this in a series of tweets on her Twitter handle.
Obasanjo made the disclosure on Thursday during the launch of former Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala’s autobiography, titled: “Amazing Grace,” in Ibadan
Alli, Obisesan and seven others were promoted during a traditional event held at the Popoyemoja palace of the monarch
His successor, Governor Seyi Makinde recently set the ball rolling for an amicable resolution of the dispute which pitted all the 21 “kings” against the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, since 2017
Senator Ladoja, who spoke in Ibadan when Makinde visited him on account of his 75th birthday, said the Governor should not to relent in promoting good governance as, according to him, the good people of Oyo State expect so much from his administration.
Former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has urged incumbent Governor Seyi Makinde to ensure he repositions the State for the benefit of all.
The Court of Appeal in Ibadan on Thursday struck out a motion filed by Sen. Rashidi Ladoja, challenging the powers of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State to gazette and approved “beaded crowns and coronets” to 48 Obas across the state.
A former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has officially endorsed the aspiration of the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in the state, Seyi Makinde.