Olajide Osoba, Abeokuta
Six out of the nine candidates that vied for Agura of Gbagura vacant stool have filed an application for interlocutory injunction to restrain the new Agura of Gbagura’s elect, Saburee Babajide and other defendants in suit no Ab/292/2019 not to perform Iwuye coronation ceremony slated for 18/8/2019 pending determination of the substantive suit.
They are prince Sharafadeen Ogunwoolu, Prince Saburi Ayinde Adeyemi , prince Sufian Soetan, Prince Alhaji Salihu Adetunji Nasir , Prince Kabiru Abolade and Prince Wasiu Adeyinka Adeosun.
The claimants in SUIT NO : AB/292/ 2019 also draged the state governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun and other 19 other defendants to court
It would be recalled that the immediate past governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun presented staff of office and certificate to Oba Babajide Bakre as the new Agura of Gbagura.
However, the coronation is scheduled to hold on 18th August 2019.
The presiding judge, justice P. F Oduniyi adjourned the case till 23rd of August 2019.
According to the court, the motion on notice date 8/8/19 is adjourned to 23/8/2019 for hearing, all defendants/respondents in this suit are to be put on notice