There are many traditional rulers in Ijebu who we hardly talk about. Some have just been installed, others have been on the throne for decades.
There are some Obas like the Awujale of Ijebland, Obas Sikiru Adetona who is the paramount ruler of Ijebu land who has been on the throne since 1960. And there are others like the Akarigbo of Remoland, HRM Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi who came on the throne a few years back after Oba Michael Adeniyi Sonariwo passed on to greater glory. There are many more, who are Kings across Ijebuland. They are very educated Obas. They are very stylish and classy in their own ways.
Take the Akarigbo, Oba Babatunde Victor Ajayi, LLM, BL, FCA. He is the paramount ruler of Remoland. He is a very brilliant Oba and a man of great sartorial elegance. There are others like the Alaperu of Iperu, Oba Adeleke Idowu Basibo. There is the Ebumawe of Ago-Iwoye. There is the Odemo of Isara, HRH Oba Albert Adebose Mayungbe (Erinsiba III). There is also the Alaye Ode Remo.
In the Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area, there are these Kings: Paramount Ruler of Ijebuland Oba (Dr.) S.K. Adetona installed 1960, Aladekan of Oke-Ako-Oba Osunsami installed 1992, Lamodi of Isiwo-Oba (Engr.) Salisu installed 1998.
In Ijebu East Local Government Area there are these kings: Ajalorun of Ife-Oba A.A. Oguntayo (FCA) installed 1996, Oloko of Imushin-Oba S.A. Onafowokan installed 1991, Olowu of Owu-Oba (Engr.) M.O. Adesina installed 2007, Akija of Ikija-Oba A.K. Alakija installed 1997, Moyegeso of Itele-Oba (Engr.) M.A Kasali installed 2003, Magunsen of Itamarun-Oba J.A Fakoya installed 2009, Ogirimadagbo of Ilodo-Oba (Engr.) Ajede installed 1997, Oyebola of Igbaga-Oba M.O, Adenaike installed 1996, Elesugbon of Esugbon-Oba (Engr.) Hassan installed 2011, Onitasin of Itasin-Oba F.R.A Adegbesan installed 1994.
In Odogbolu Local Government Area there are these Kings: Dagburewe of Idowu-Oba Y.O. Adekoya OON installed 1993, Alaiye of Odogbolu-Oba Adedeji Onagoruwa installed 2008, Olomu of Omu-Oba (Engr.) M.O. Mosuro installed 2005, Oba G.O.A Adeyoye-Liken of Ibefun installed 1993, Gbegande of Ososa-Oba (Dr.) M.A. Alatishe installed 2010, Obiri of Aiyepe-Oba A.R. Okubanjo installed 2008, Olakan of Aiyepe-Oba M.D. Oseni FCA installed 2010, Oru of Imoru-Oba (Engr.) Adeposi Bashorun installed 2009, Akalako of Aiyepe-Oba I.A. Gbadebo installed 2017, Kobowore of Jobore-Oba S.T. Ogunbowale installed 2013, Olowu of Owu-Aiyepe Ijebu-Oba A.W. Sobowole installed 2018, Ayanyelu of Ijebu-Ijesha-Oba I.O. Adekoya installed 1998, Olowu Iji of Odolowa-Oba O.M. Abajo installed 2001, Oba J.A. Dehinbo-Okemu of Ala installed 2013, Oba L.A. Oguntayo-Alawunren of Okelamuren installed 2009.
In Ijebu North Local Government Area there are these Kings: Ebumawe of Ago-Iwoye-Oba A.A.A. Adenugba installed 2004, Limeri of Awa-Oba A.A. Awobajo installed 2007, Alaporu of Ilaporu-Oba J.A. Quadri installed 1994, Oloru of Oru-Oba R.O. Adebanjo installed 2013, Sopenlukale of Oke-Sopen-Oba M.A. Yusuf installed 2003, Oba Ibitoye Solaja-Keegbo of Atikori installed 2001, Abijaparako of Japara-Oba Aderemi A. Ogunye installed 2016, Oba S.O. Adeleke Adekoya-Bejeroku of Oke Agbo installed 2020.
In Ijebu North East Local Government Area there are these Kings: Elese of Ilese-Oba O.O. Obayomi installed 2016, Elerunwon of Erunwon-Oba J.A. Okubena installed 2016, Oliworo of Iworo-Oba G.A. Onafuwa installed 2002, Saderiren of Isonyin-Oba R.O. Salami installed 2016, Oligun of Ilugun-North-Oba J.B. Otukoya installed 1998, Ajalaye of Ilugun-South-Oba E.A.O. Olusana installed 2016, Odosenlu Alaro-Oba A.O. Odusanya installed 2020.
In Ogun Waterside Local Government there are these Kings: Oba B.O. Balogun-Onirokun of Irokun installed 2017, Oba (Col) A. Adesote-Olorofun of Aiyede installed 1998, Oba Bola Raimi-Alarige of Ibiade installed 1998, Oba A. Ogunye-The Ojotumoro of Abigi installed 2017, Oba M.A. Adeniyi-The Elefire of Efire installed 1998, Oloni of Oni-Oba O.A. Obikoya installed 2017, Osobia of Makun-Omi-Oba Kazeem A Salami installed 2019. Elero of Itebu-Manuwa
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