Osun monarch suspended over attack on govt officials


The traditional ruler of Omun Ilase-Ijesa in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State, Prince Adejumo Amos Operinmade has been suspended for allegedly sponsoring an attack on some top government officials.


Some hoodlums, allegedly mobilised by Operinmade, were said to have attacked some officials of Obokun Local Government Area and one High Chief Elegbewa on October 30, 2023 at Elegbewa Estate Mini Hall in Koka Ijesa community.


Angered by the incident, the Alase of Ilase-Ijesa, Oba Isiaka Adesina Ajarabiolu, in a letter of suspension, dated October 31, declared Operinmade suspended until investigation on the matter is concluded.

The Osun State Commissioner of Police, Area Commander, Ibokun, Obokun Police Divisional Office Ibokun, Department of State Services, Obokun, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Obokün, Obokun Local Government Council, Obokun Chieftaincy Committee, Ilase ljesa Kingmakers, Ilase National Union (INU) Ilase ljesa, Arojojoye Royal Family, Anibijuwan/Operinmade Royal Family, Ajarabiolu Royal Family, and Baale Odu Ilase ljesa (Chairman, llase ljesa Baale) were copied in the letter.



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