President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his condolences to the family of the Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi, Ajagungbade III, who passed away earlier on Sunday.
The President expresses his condolences to the government and people of Oyo State, particularly the people of Ogbomosoland, on the passing of the renowned traditional ruler, whose 48-year reign cemented the town’s reputation as a haven of peace, hospitality, and history and tradition.
President Buhari also joins the Oyo State Council of Obas in mourning the First Class Traditional ruler, who will be remembered for his wisdom and devotion to their ranks’ unity and peace.
He encourages Ogbomosoland’s sons and daughters to take comfort in the knowledge that Oba Oyewumi emphasized the community’s development and advancement during his reign by maintaining peace and extending hands of fellowship to people from other lands.
President Buhari prays to Allah for the peace of his soul.