Olajide Osoba, Abeokuta
The former president, chief Olusegun Obasanjo has advised the new Agura of Gbagura land, HRM Oba Saburee Babajide not to listen to any advisers on Agura land, saying that the only way he can succeed as a king is to act out of the box.
He also berated Alake of Egbaland for listening to some advisers on Egbaland.
The former president disclosed this at the coronation of the new Agura of Gbagura land at Ago Oka, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
”You have a lot to do in gbagura. There is no unity among traditional rulers and before u can succeed as a king you must act out of the box. Don’t allow anyone to tel you to this and that
”Don’t listen to any advisers on Agura. Thank God Alake is here, when he started it was good. But since he has been listening to advisers things have not been the same”
There is no unity among the traditional rulers. And for peace and unity to reign in Egbaland, they must come together”.
”Obasanjo also charged on the king to assist the Ogun State government for the development of the state”
”The state government can not do it alone. The state government needs your contribution for the development of the state” he concluded
Among the dignitaries are Ogun State governor ably represented by his deputy, Noimot Salako Oyedele, the Ogun State speaker, rt hon. Kunle Oluomo, the Ogun State head of the service, engineer Lanre Bisiriyu, the chief of staff, Shuaib Salisu, the wife of the former president, Bola Obasanjo and others.