Ayangburen of Ikorodu

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Court To Resume In November Over Ikorodu Kingship Tussle

INSIDEMAINLAND – Following the controversies surrounding the royal houses in Ikorodu, the Appeal Court, Lagos Division will be sitting, November 9 to hear an appeal filed by the Lambo branch of Lasunwon ruling house challenging the installation of Mr. Kabiru Adewale Shotobi as the Oba Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Lagos State. It is understood that the […]

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Ikorodu Oba, Kabir Shotobi, receives COVID-19 vaccine jab

As vaccination against the novel coronavirus continues in Lagos State, the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, yesterday, received the COVID-19 vaccination jab. INSIDEMAINLAND gathered that the Oba received the jab alongside his wife Olori Kudirat Shotobi, Agbakin of Ikorodu, Otunba Ayodele Elesho, among others received Covid-19 vaccine at Ayangburen palace Ikorodu. The Oba […]

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IN IKORODU: Monarchs, community leaders pledge support for Sanwo-Olu

Ahead of the forthcoming general elections in 2019, Traditional rulers in Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, have pledged their support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in the elections. The monarchs made the declaration at the palace of the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, yesterday, Monday, December 3, 2018. Speaking on behalf […]

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WARNING: Non indigenes should stay away from Ikorodu from Wednesday, traditionalists insist

Non indigenes of Ikorodu have been advised to stay away from the town tomorrow Wednesday, August 29, 2018, and Saturday, September 1, 2018, by traditionalists in the community ahead of the celebration of the Eluku festival. This warning is coming week after hundreds of residents expressed their displeasure on the curfew imposed on female residents […]

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IN IKORODU: Festival of colours as Ambode, Obasa, others grace Ayangburen’s 3rd anniversary

It was amidst pomp and pageantry that the third anniversary and commissioning of the new Ayangburen Palace in Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland, was marked in the community on Saturday, August 10, 2018. The new palace with modern and classy fittings was built by indigenes and well-wishers of the community, InsideMainland gathered. Speaking at the event, Lagos […]

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WARNING: Ikorodu traditionalists announce movement restriction over traditional festival

Weeks after the public outrage that trailed the curfew imposed on female residents in some parts of Ikorodu community, new developments have indicated that the traditionalists in Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, are not putting an end to the actions anytime soon. This is following the announcement by the traditional chiefs belonging to the Dada Family […]

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Here’s what Ikorodu monarch, stakeholders said about relocation of secretariat for Shoprite Mall

Weeks after InsideMainland reported the news of the relocation of the Ikorodu Local Government Secretariat from the T.O.S Benson road, Ikorodu to a new location along Haruna, Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland, to make way for the construction of international franchise brand Shoprite, major stakeholders in the community has finally reacted to the development. According to some […]

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Government

JUST IN: Ambode inaugurates new Lagos Council of Obas & Chiefs

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode inaugurated the newly constituted Lagos Council of Obas and Chiefs following the expiration of the tenure of the former Council after serving for five years in line with the law. Ambode during the inauguration charged the traditional rulers to work towards ensuring peace and security and as well […]

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PHOTOS: Roads deserted; schools, market shut as Ikorodu traditionalists stage Oro Festival

For new visitors to the usually lively Ikorodu community, one would think a major plague struck the entire community as popular places filled with vibrant active youths and adults alike are deserted due to the ongoing Oro festival celebrated by traditional chiefs in Ikorodu. Recall that InsideMainland had earlier reported the announcement of the festival […]

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ORO FESTIVAL: Ikorodu traditionalists defy Police, Oba orders; impose curfew on female residents

Following InsideMainland’s report on the curfew imposed on female residents in Ikorodu community and the joint response by the Lagos State Command and the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabir Shotobi, saying that women are allowed to move freely, InsideMainland reliably gathered that the Ikorodu traditionalists have continued with the Oro festival as planned. This development […]

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