Seriki Olubadan, High Chief Oyediji dies at 92
The Seriki Olubadan of Ibadanland, High Chief Adebayo Oyediji, has passed on at the age of 92.
Oyedijii was said to have died on Friday, July 6, at a private hospital in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, after a brief illness.
Concise News recalls that Oyediji had instituted several suits in the Oyo High Court against the state government and the sitting Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji over his claim that he should have been installed by Governor Abiola Ajimobi as the Olubadan after the death of Oba Samuel Odulana Odugade in January 2016.
Oyedeji, had in his arguments, claimed that he was to be the 41st Olubadan of Ibadanland going by his seniority in the Olubadan-in-Council hierarchy.
He is survived by wife and many children.