Connect with us


Royal rumble: Brothers in legal tussle over Alawo stool



The disaster rocking the Adegboye Royal household, a department of the Abioye Ruling Home over the Alawo stool in Egbedore native authorities space of Osun State, has taken a brand new twist as two family members at the moment are earlier than the State Excessive Court docket in Osogbo over alleged exclusion to contest for the stool.

Prince Yunus Ademola Adegboye had dragged his brother Prince Taiwo Abdulrasaq Adegboye to courtroom on the declare that the Adegboye Royal household and authorities involved erred in legislation by excluding him from contesting for the stool.

Within the go well with introduced earlier than Justice Ayo Oyebiyi, authorized counsel to Yunus, Abbulfatai Abdulsalaam whereas declaring that his consumer hailed from the Adegboye department of Abioye Ruling Home, insisted that he has identical proper to the stool like Taiwo regardless of being denied the chance of contesting for the Alwao stool.

The counsel requested the courtroom to put aside the continued course of to pick a candidate to fill the vacant stool with the intention to give him the chance to take part within the choice course of.


Joined within the go well with are the state Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, State Legal professional-Common and Commissioner for Justice, Commissioner for Native Authorities and Chieftaincy Affairs, and Chairman, Egbedore Native Authorities.

Recall that Taiwo Adegboye in current instances has been going through a operating authorized battle in opposition to his plan to grow to be Alawo of Awo.

The 1978 Alawo of Awo Chieftaincy Declaration, so as of rotation, listed the Ruling Homes as follows: Awojobi, Akinsilo, Abioye, Okunji and Abioye Ruling Homes.

The ruling homes even have seven branches which embody Adeniyi, Olawuyi, Gboyelade, Olaniyan, Adetoyi/Adeyemi/Aderinola, Adegboye and Adesola/Adediran/Adedayo households.

Share this Story
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *