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‘A Visionary And Compassionate Chief’ – Buhari Mourns Olubadan Of Ibadan

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A checklist combination of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji.President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, who passed away on Sunday at 93 years.

Buhari in a say by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, commiserated with the government and folks of Oyo Deliver, the Royal Family, the Olubadan-in-council, and described the late monarch as a visionary and compassionate chief.

“The President affirms that the late Kabiyesi became once a visionary and compassionate chief, who outmoded the spheres of his affect as a revered mature ruler and a lover of the inventive industrial to advance the development of his people, encouraging and motivating them to present their most appealing in their vocation and to the nation,” the say partly read.

Whereas noting that the Olubadan’s loss of life leaves a large void to have, Buhari requested the people of Ibadan and Nigerians from various walks of life to honour the eternal memory of the late monarch by imbibing the virtues he cherished so powerful.

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The virtues, based totally mostly on the President, consist of generosity, peace, tolerance and devotion to solidarity.

As the funeral rites of the 41st Olubadan of Ibadanland salvage underway in Ibadan, the President emphasised that that the contrivance of choosing his successor will likely be guided by wisdom, working out and correct judgment that exemplified the life he lived.

Right here’s even as he prayed that God would grant the soul of Oba Adetunji eternal leisure and comfort the family, friends, pals and issues he left within the abet of.

Earlier, Oyo Deliver Governor, Seyi Makinde and his Benue Deliver counterpart, Samuel Ortom condoled the people of Ibadanland over the monarch’s loss of life.

Each governors had by strategy of a say issued by their respective media aides expressed shock over the incident.

Whereas Makinde described the late monarch as an exemplar in royalty, Ortom said Nigeria and entire humanity will leave out the late Oba Adetunji who had proven commitment to present his concerned about an even bigger society.


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