A standard ruler in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, the Oniroko of Iroko, Olasunkanmi Abioye Opeola, has defined the rationale he deposed some chiefs.
Opeola defined that some chiefs have been deposed as a result of they disappeared after their set up.
He famous additional that a few of them refused to contribute to the progress and growth of the city, that’s the reason he deposed them.
The monarch made these disclosures whereas putting in fifteen new chiefs within the city.
DAILY POST experiences that amongst those that have been put in included a chieftain of Alliance for Democracy (AD) Engineer Oyedele Hakeem Alao. Alao who contested within the gubernatorial election on the platform of AD within the state in 2019 was put in as Asiwaju of Iroko land.
Different personalities put in as chiefs included Akintomide Olalekan Akinwusi, put in as Mayegun, Aramide Omobolanle Akinwusi put in as Yeye Mayegun, Adeola Akano Folashade, put in as Asipa Iyalode, Matthew Olujide Olaniran, put in as Akogun.
Others are Folake Esther Binuyo, put in as Otun Iyalaje Isaac Abiola Popoola, put in as Aare and Adedolapo Akanbi, put in as Otun Asiwaju.
The set up of the brand new chiefs which passed off on the palace of the Oniroko, in Iroko, Akinyele Native Authorities Space of Oyo State was a part of actions to mark the tenth coronation anniversary of the monarch.
The monarch in his welcome deal with, advised the brand new chiefs that they need to at all times be out there once they have been referred to as upon.
He famous that some chiefs have been dispossessed of their titles as a result of they didn’t contribute to the event of the city.
He stated, “Some chiefs have been deposed as a result of they disappeared after set up and refused to contribute to the progress and growth of Iroko.
“The Oniroko forebears fought for the throne for about 35 years. I used to be challenged in courtroom however we gained the case.
“Each chief ought to know their restrict.”
The monarch whereas talking additional warned residents to not connect political that means to the set up of Alao, emphasising that the previous AD gubernatorial candidate deserved the honour “as a bonafide son of Iroko as a result of his ancestral village, Motunde, is below the jurisdiction of Iroko.”
“So, I set up Engineer Oyedele Hakeem Alao in the present day because the Asiwaju of Iroko as a result of he’s a bonafide son of Iroko that we’re happy with and has been enjoying fantastic roles within the lives of little children of Iroko with out prompting. Please, no person ought to learn political that means to his set up.”