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Oba Adeyemi, A Symbol Of Nigeria’s Account Battle – Obasanjo

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Good News – Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, outmoded 83, died on April 22, 2022.Archaic President Olusegun Obasanjo has mourned the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, who he described as a image of Nigeria’s narrative war for self-discovery and self-actualisation.

He paid tributes to the gradual outmoded ruler on Saturday in his letter of condolence to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo Inform.

Obasanjo, who is for the time being in Ethiopia, condoled with the governor, the family of Oba Adeyemi, and your entire of us of Oyo on the transition.

He said that the gradual extremely revered monarch became as soon as a patriotic and revered outmoded ruler who had immeasurable appreciate for his of us and tremendous faith in a united Nigeria.

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“He (Alaafin) stood out as a yell of forthrightness in nationwide affairs, and he became as soon as as effectively a fervent promoter of mutual tolerance and figuring out, now not most life like doubtless amongst the many individuals who live in his enviornment but additionally all the device in which via the country,” the elder statesman became as soon as quoted as saying in an announcement by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi.

In step with him, it became as soon as all the device in which via Oba Adeyemi’s reign that Oyo town obtained transformed into the up to the moment metropolis that it has grow to be and his contribution to nation-building became as soon as also acknowledged within the conferment of the esteemed nationwide honour of Commander of the Federal Republic, CFR, on him and other honorary degrees that he obtained from Nigerian and outside academic institutions.

Learn the letter to Governor Makinde under:

April 23, 2022

His Excellency,

Engr. Seyi Makinde,

Governor of Oyo Inform,

Government Condo,

Ibadan.

LETTER OF CONDOLENCE

On behalf of my family and on my dangle behalf, I write to bring our heartfelt condolences to you, to the sincere of us of Oyo Inform and to your entire family of the gradual Alaafin, on the transition of His Royal Highness Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, CFR, Alaafin of Oyo, at the age of 83.

I uncover, with pride, Oba Adeyemi’s tall contributions to peace, group growth and growth and nationwide growth, especially since his ascension to the revered throne of Alaafin of Oyo, almost 52 years ago. As a patriotic and extremely respected outmoded ruler who had immeasurable appreciate for his of us and tremendous faith in a united Nigeria, he stood out as a yell of forthrightness in nationwide affairs, and he became as soon as as effectively a fervent promoter of mutual tolerance and figuring out now not most life like doubtless amongst the many individuals who live in his enviornment but additionally all the device in which via the country.

It is effectively acknowledged that it became as soon as all the device in which via his reign that Oyo Metropolis obtained transformed to the up to the moment metropolis that it has grow to be as of late and now not surprisingly, his contribution to nation-building became as soon as also acknowledged within the conferment of the esteemed nationwide honour of Commander of the Federal Republic, CFR, on him and other honorary degrees that he obtained from some Nigerian and outside academic institutions.

Like most tremendous leaders, Alaafin became as soon as all things to all of us. To his family, he became as soon as a tower of strength and a committed provider; to his group of Oyo land, he became as soon as an early model in nationwide management; to his Yoruba kinsmen, he became as soon as a famous Ambassador; and to the relaxation of Nigeria, he became as soon as a image of a nation’s narrative war in self-discovery and self-actualisation.

Even supposing Oba Adeyemi’s passage is fancy a dream, especially as he left us at a extremely crucial instruct in our nation’s historical previous when his clever counsel and affluent abilities are greatly wanted, I would accelerate you and your entire people of his instantaneous and prolonged family to settle on solace within the famous legacy and his designate on the historical previous of this country he left within the motivate of.  In actual fact, we ought to present gratitude to God for his famous life.

Can also God grant his family, the sincere of us of Oyo land and your entire Oyo Inform the grace to undergo the heavy loss of his demise. Can also the soul of the expensive departed relaxation in supreme peace.


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