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I remain a Traditional Ruler in Ekiti – Olukere

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The Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, yesterday, dismissed the claim credited to the Ekiti State Council of Obas,  that he should not be addressed as an Oba,  insisting that he remains a traditional ruler in Ekiti State. Obasoyin said the Council acted prejudicial and unnecessary hasty by issuing a …

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Court Grants Olukere Bail

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An Ekiti State High Court on Friday granted bail to the Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, who is standing trial for alleged murder. Ruling on the bail application filed by his counsel, Morakinyo Ogele, Justice Abiodun Adesodun admitted the monarch to N5m bail and two sureties in like sum. …

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Residents Protest Against Olukere – SEE WHY

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Some residents of Ikere-Ekiti, on Thursday, staged a counter-protest to demand the prosecution of the Olukere of Ikere, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, for alleged murder. Obasoyin was arrested and remanded in prison for the alleged murder of one Femi Kolade, a toilet attendant at the Fayose Market in Ado Ekiti. Some …

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How Fayose Bars Olukere from Wearing Crown

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Fayose described Olukere as an impersonator, reiterating that the only recognised monarch in the town is Ogoga, Oba Adejimi Adu, describing Olukere as a chief priest, who should stop parading himself as a king, having not gotten staff of office, a symbol of recognition from the government.

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