…As Ogun State Approves Appointment Of New OLOWU, ONITELE, ABORO, OTHERS 

Ademola E.letu has been declared as  the right successor to the throne of ITELE Kingdom..  

Ademola Eletu won the battle outrightly  at highest court of the land,while the state government gave the final approval on Monday at the state executive meeting.  

On Thursday tomorrow 28th July 2022 by 9am, Ademola Eletu will be installed as ONITELE of Itele, while the state Governor handed over to him the staff of office.  

A statement  on Wednesday by  Governor Dapo Abiodun’s Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Somorin in Abeokuta, the decision for the  approvals was taken during the State Executive Committee meeting held on Monday evening. 

Somorin, who disclosed that approvals for the chieftaincy declaration of the Onikooko of Kooko Ebiye in Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area and the Olu of Ajura in Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state, were also granted by the state executive council, said that a total of 11 chieftaincy approvals were granted. 

According to the Governor’s spokesman, the vacant stools that were approved to be filled include  Prince Saka Adelola Matemilola as the new Olowu of Owu in Abeokuta North Local Government Area; the Aboro of Ibese, Yewa North LG, will be occupied by Prince Oluwaseyi Rotimi Mulero while Prince Rufai Adeleke Adeyalu was approved as the new Lemo of Ode-Lemo in Sagamu Local Government Area. 

Prince Ademola Eletu is the new Onitele of Itele in Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area; Prince Ogunsola Muyideen Oluseyi Soile as the new Ayanperuwa of Sotubo in Sagamu Local Government Area and    

Prince Lukman Salami as the new Ebi of Idena in Ikenne Local Government Area. 

He added that the chieftaincy title of the Oniboro of Iboro in Yewa North Local Government Area has been changed to Aboro of Iboro. 

 He further noted that the Exco also approved the appointments of Chiefs Rasheed Adisa Raji and Ganiu Kolawole Egunjobi as the new Asipa Egba and Otun Egba, were respectively. 

Meanwhile all residents of Ayetoro Itele Ota area of Ogun State, have been advised to comply with all forms  traditional rituals and ceremony that will accompany the installation ceremony.  

Residents have been advised to get to their houses before seven o’clock in the evening.  

This is because there will be traditional curfew ahead of the installation of traditional ruler in Ayetoro Itele tonight against tomorrow Thursday morning 28th, July 2022,when King Ademola Eletu of ITELE Kingdom will be installed in the community.  

The National Youth Association of Itele Kingdom led by Mr.Gbenga Ayedogbon announced this in a statement to update the residents and motorists in the axis on the installation of the king of the land. 

Mr. Ayedogbon appealed to residents for understanding over the situation saying the action was aimed at promoting peace and attracting development to the town. 

According to Seriki of OTA, all adjourning communities are to comply with the laid down rules that will accompany the installation ceremony in Itele OTA Kingdom… 

All the communities are expected to actively participate in the activities that will herald the installation and rulership of Onitele of Itele Kingdom, Oba Ademola Eletu.