Bandits Kidnap Ekiti Monarch
The Commander of the Ekiti State Security Network (Amotekun), Brigadier Joe Komolafe, has confirmed the abduction of another traditional ruler and Eleda of Eda Ile, in Ekiti East Local government area of Ekiti State, Oba Benjamin Oso.
The monarch was seized at his Farm in the presence of his wife and whisked to unknown place in the evil forest on Friday evening.
This is coming barely two months the Obaadu of Ilemeso, in Oye local government, Oba David Oyewumi, suffered a similar fate.
Again, gunmen invade Imo palace, shoot monarch
Gunmen on Monday reportedly shot dead Eze James Nnamdi, the traditional ruler of the Ezuhu Nguru Nweke community in the Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State.The Daily Post gathered that gunmen, who invaded the monarch’s palace in a Sienna car around 3 p.m. on Monday, shot him dead, scaring residents with sporadic gunshots before escaping.A community leader, Nnaemeka Anyanwu, told our correspondent that the Nguru Nweke community in the Aboh Mbaise had been...
Adeleke urged to reinstate Osun monarch, stop playing politics with Yoruba tradition
There have been appeals for Adeleke to reinstate the deposed monarch in Osun State and to avoid using Yoruba tradition as a political tool.The request comes as concerns arise about the politicization of traditional institutions in the region.It is believed that the reinstatement of the monarch is crucial to preserving the cultural heritage and traditional values of the Yoruba people. The monarch serves as a custodian of the customs and traditions that have been pass...
Court sentenced Ondo Monarch to 10 years Imprisonment
The Ajagun Ode of Ode community in Akure North local government area of Ondo state, Oba Adewale Sunday Boboye has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by an Osi Magistrates’ Court for unlawfully demolishing of palm trees and food crops.The Magistrate, Mrs. Bukola Ojo sentenced the convict to 10 years after she found him guilty of the charges against him. The convict was earlier charged with six-count on Felony to wit malicious damage.The prosecutor, Sergeant Ajib...
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