…a life spent in the service of humanity and submission to the almighty…
The Executive Chairman of Ogbomoso North Local Government has expressed with shock the news of the demise of the Soun of Ogbomoso Land, His Royal Majesty, Oba Dr. Jimoh Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III.
In a press release made available to news men by his Media Aide, Olamide Aderibigbe, Akanji expressed his sincere sympathy to entire sons and daughters of Ogbomoso Land over the demise of this great monarch.
According to him “Despite Baba’s obvious advancement in age, he was a rare gem and a jewel of inestimable value whom we would have done whatever it takes to keep with us.”
He noted that Kabiesi’s life was a true reflection of what selflessness and service to humanity is. “His Majesty’s advocacy for love, good neighbourliness, tolerance and peace contributed to what has made Ogbomoso a leading light over the years. No doubts, Baba would be greatly missed.”
“We wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to Kabiesi’s immediate family, his Council of Chiefs and the entire sons and daughters of Ogbomoso Land. We pray that the Almighty God would give us all the fortitude to bear the loss and may He put Kabiesi’s soul to eternal rest.” He added.