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July 31, 2019

Buhari, South West monarchs meet in Aso Rock

Buhari, South West monarchs meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari (M) in a handshake with the Ooni of Ife Co-Chairman National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. Others are Alake of Egbaland Chairman Ogun State Council of Traditional Rulers, Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo III, Alayemore of Ido Osun South West Coordinator, Alayemore of Ido Osun, Oba Aderemi Adedapo, Deji of Akure, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade, Ayangburen of Ikorodu Vice Chairman, Lagos Traditional Ruler, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, Olukare of Ikare Akoko Chairman Ondo State Council of Traditional Rulers, Oba ( Alhaji) Akadiri Momoh 1V, Oloye Oye Chairman Ekiti Council of Traditional Rulers, Oba Michael Oluwole Ademolaju Adugbole III, during an audience with Traditional Rulers from SouthWest of Nigeria held at the State House, Abuja.

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru

ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with traditional rulers from the South West geopolitical zone of the country.

The meeting which has the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, in attendance started around 12.30 pm at the President’s office in Abuja
Recall that the Ooni of Ife, had paid similar courtesy visit to President Muhammadu Buhari on the 18th of July, 2019 at the Presidential Villa on behalf of traditional rulers from the South West.

He had tabled the worsening security situation in the South West before the President, warning that the region didn’t want war.

After meeting with the President then he told State House correspondents that the President will give directives to security agencies to collaborate with locals in the region towards flushing out bad eggs and threats to peace In the region.

The Ooni had also paid similar visit to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Villa the following day, 19th of July, 2019.