December 8, 2022

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Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Is Dead

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Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Is Dead
Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Is Dead

The Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Adeyemi, has passed on.

According to a report, cited by our correspondent on Premium Times, noted that the remains of the top Yoruba traditional ruler were brought to Oyo in the early hours of Saturday and traditional rites began.

Alaafin Adeyemi, the third from the Alowodu Ruling House, died in the late hours of Friday at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti.

He was 83 years old and the longest reigning Alaafin ever, having ruled for 52 years.

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