Olubadan dies at 93

Oba Saliu Adetunji, the Olubadan of Ibadan, has died at the age of 93 years.


Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo State, described the first class monarch’s death as a “shock”.


“The news of the death of our father, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, came as a shock.


“His wealth of experience, his immense wisdom, and his commitment to seeing a greater Ibadan and a better Oyo State are unrivalled.


“Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria and humanity at large will miss Kabiyesi, who was ever ready to give his all to see a better society.”


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