The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has joined his ancestors. He was aged 93.
Reports said he died at the University College Hospital (UCH) in the early hours of Sunday during an illness.
He became the Olubadan on March 4, 2016.
- Termites reportedly eat up N17.128bn expenditure evidence at NSITF
- William Ruto win Kenya’s presidential election
- BUSTED: Documents show Bashir Ahmad continued to illegally draw salaries months after resigning as Buhari’s media aide
His death was also confirmed to the Tribune Online by the Ekarun Olubadan, High Chief Amidu Ajibade.
Who’s the next Olubadan?
The next Olubadan of Ibadanland is Senator Lekan Balogun.
This was revealed by Honourable Akin Alabi, in a congratulatory message on Sunday.
According to the author and politicians, the succession plan for the Olubadan is free of controversy.
“Congratulations to the next Olubadan of Ibadan land, Distinguised Senator Lekan Balogun. He is 79 years old. The great thing about the Olubadan succession plan is that we know the next 44 Olubadan. No controversy. ”