Speaker mourns demise of Ikeja traditional ruler

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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.

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