Chief Bayo Adelabu, the Agba-Akin Parakoyi of Ibadanland and the Oyo State guber candidate of All progressive Congress in the 2019 general election has congratulated Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, the Olubadan of Ibadanland, on the occasion of his 92nd birthday.
Adelabu in a release made available to journalist by one of his media aide Comrade Femi Awogboro described Oba Adetunji as an embodiment of royalty, objectivity and wisdom. He also thanked the Almighty Allah for preserving the life of our Number One custodian of traditional institutions in Ibadanland till date.
Adelabu said. “Attaining the age of 92 is not an easy feat especially in this clime with very low life expectancy, but God in His infinite mercy has kept you to this day”. “Your Majesty’s love for your subjects, passion for unity of Ibadan and wisdom of leadership has brought great political, economic and social success to Ibadanland, making it prosperous and peaceful”.
“As you celebrate, our heart is filled with joy for what God has helped you achieve all these past years and looking forward, we pray that all your dreams and wishes for the people of Ibadan and Oyo state will come to reality in your very presence”. The former CBN deputy governor prayed to God to grant Oba Adetunji long life and good health.”Kabiyesi, k’ade pelori, Ki bata pe lese. Asiko yin a tun bo tu’lu lara o. Amin” Adelabu prayed.