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Sango was a king before becoming deity – Alaafin of Oyo




The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has declared Sango as the very best king ever in Oyo.

Oba Adeyemi spoke on Saturday whereas addressing guests, vacationers, and worshippers on the Grand Finale of the 2021 World Sango Competition in Oyo.

The primary class monarch mentioned preservation of tradition and custom of individuals had grow to be vital for the sake of the approaching generations.

Alaafin mentioned Sango, throughout his reign as Alaafin, was highly effective and had distinctive attributes that made him totally different from those who dominated earlier than and after him.

He added that although Sango reigned for seven years, he was an distinctive king earlier than remodeling to a deity.

The Alaafin mentioned Sango Competition, one of many recognised festivals globally, promotes Yoruba tradition and heritage.

He appealed to little children of the dominion to proceed to dwell peacefully, and urged the Yoruba race to protect and maintain its tradition and custom.

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