[Gist] Yoruba Traditional Rulers Festival Holds In Ile – Ife [ Must Read]

The largest forum of monarchs comprising of Yoruba Obas (kings) will henceforth be held in Ile-Ife, Osun State.
This was sequel to the resolutions of the monarchs alongside other stakeholders with the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi.
According to Oba Ogungbayi Wasiu, Onitetiku, Owode Otta who is the Executive Secretary of the forum stated that the move became necessary due to the historical background of Ile-Ife as the cradle of Yoruba land.

He stated that,  this is to confirm that the Founders, all Executive Members, the Royals Father’s in collaboration with Oonirisa have resolved and agreed to permanently hold the HRM National Convention and Yoruba Obas Festival in the cradle of Yoruba Land lle-Ife.
Oonirisa equally ordained the following Royal Father’s as the (LOC) Local organising Committee Members. The Chairman is Alayeluwa Oba Joseph Adebayo Adewole, Owa-Ajero Ekiti State, other Co-Chairmen are; Oba Francis Olushola Alao Olugbon of Orile-lgbon Oyo State, and Oba Adefarakanmi Francis Agbede, the Olowa of Igbara Oke Ondo State.
The Secretary is Oba (Arc) Aderemi Adedapo Alayemore Ido Osun Ile_lfe. The Woking committee is Headed by the Director General and Executive Secretary of HRM Heritage Forum, Oba Ogungbayi Akanni Wasiu, the Onitetiku of Owode Otta. While the Sec remain the Chief Admin, Otunba Rufai Adeleke. 

The LOC Members have been mandated to sort out the date and month with Baba Oonirisa, and announce to the House. The Logistics and Social Committee is headed by Princes Toyin Kolade the Iyalaje General while the Sec is Chief Yewande Green. 
He added that other sub committees will be announced later stressing that any Oba that wishes to serve in any Committee is free indicate.

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