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June 19, 2024

Makinde approves appointment of Olakunleyin as 43rd Olubadan

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Gov Makinde

By Laolu Elijah, Ibadan

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has approved the appointment of Oba Akinloye Owolabi Olakuleyin as the 43rd Olubadan of lbadanland.


The governor gave the approval in a memo signed on June 14, 2024, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by Section 19 (Cap 28) Law of Oyo State 2000 as amended.


According to a statement by the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, Honourable Olusegun Olayiwola, the approval is a culmination of a series of processes stipulated by the extant laws of the state regarding ascension to royal thrones.


The statement added that the governor congratulated the new Olubadan, praying that his tenure will birth greater developments in Ibadanland and Oyo State as a whole.


With the governor’s approval, the installation of the Olubadan designate and presentation of staff of office will be done at no distant date.