Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Saturday, attended the Odun Omo Olowu 2021 festival held in Abeokuta, the Ogun Province working capital.
Governor Dapo Abiodun and his predecessor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun were also received by Obasanjo at the case.
It had in attendance, the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo; the Agura of Gbagura, Oba Saburi Bakre and other prominent Obas.
In his words at the occasion, Obasanjo advised traditional rulers in Ogun to promote unity amongst one some other.
The former President charged the Obas to promote cultural heritage and create it a tourism attraction.
At the case, a roll of honour of the twelvemonth was given to a former Deputy Inspector Full general of Police force, Adeleye Oyebade, piece the distinguished Owu son accolade was bestowed on one of Obasanjo’s sons, Seun.
Speaking, Gov Abiodun said he would not be distracted by naysayers and myopic individuals in the conduct of the business of governance.
Abiodun promised to be guided by the fearfulness of God to ensure a release, fair and just society that promotes fairness to all.
Spell addressing his kinsmen in Owu, Amosun appealed to them to back up the regime, saying “regime cannot do it solitary.”
Congratulating Owu people for yet some other festival, Amosun appreciated the Olowu of Owu, Oba Adegboyega Dosumu, Primary Obasanjo and other Owu leaders for projecting the cultural values of Owu and the Yorubas.
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