Breaking!!! Ahead of Installation, Aseyin Takes Omoronke As 2nd Wife
The new bride, Maryam Omoronke Abike will be officially betrothed to Oba Oyebola on Thursday at a planned Nikkah program holding at Lagos.
The Chairman ECCF, Hon. Waheed Olaniyan who led the team, in a statement made available to The Chronicler Newspaper on Wednesday, said the visit was to welcome the King and show solidarity, pledging the support of the community to a prosperous Iseyin under the new monarch.
The Chronicler Newspaper exclusively gathered that on Thursday afternoon that all necessary traditional requirements for appeasement processes, prayers and others have been procured.
The group, in a media statement made available to newsmen on Monday, also urged the people of the community to adorn the popular Aso-Ofi attire in other to add more color to the commissioning event and show gratitude to the incumbent government, led by Engr. Seyi Makinde.
In a Press Statement made available to newsmen in Ibadan on Thursday, the body called for a choice of Alaafin that will not only openly identify with the Yoruba Indigenous religion like the immediate past monarch of the town, Late Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, but also protect the interests of practitioners, among other religions he will be presiding over in the ancient town.
The ten kingmakers arrived the palace at ten in the morning after security men have cordoned off the place to forestall any break in law and order since early Tuesday morning and voting process started, as planned by the officials of the Iseyin local government and security agents.
The Chronicler Newspaper gathered from another reliable source that the last meeting of the kingmakers and community leaders concluded that September 5th or 6th, 2023 would be picked for the program but the State government directed that the process be hastened, so that a new king would emerge in due time without any rancor.
The call was contained in a communique issued at the end of a crucial meeting held at the palace of Aseyin by the Princes and Princesses of the land under the aegis of Aseyin Royal Dynasty on Tuesday.