Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikudoriji has described the demise of the paramount ruler of Ikeja, the Olu of Ikeja, Oba Rauf, Adeniyi Aremu Matemi as shocking and highly regrettable.
Ikuforiji in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Rotimi Adebayo, “ The sudden death of our highly revered royal father of Ikeja, the Olu of Ikeja, Oba Rauf Adeniyi Aremu Matemi was not only sudden but sad, and highly unfortunate.
“As a development-loving royal father, Oba Matemi’s reign witnessed tremendous transformation of his domain and progress for his subjects throughout his lifetime.
“It is therefore, sad and most unfortunate for us to lose such a pro-people and peace loving royal father of his status at such a time like this when his wisdom and vast knowledge is highly sought after by all, “ Ikuforiji added.