The Olugbo of Ugbo Kingdom in Ondo State, Oba Fredrick Obateru Akinruntan, has pronounced that he is the most noteworthy Oba in Yoruba land.
He additionally guaranteed that his dad possesses Ife Kingdom and that he has the privilege to crown Yoruba Obas.
The Olugbo had as of late assaulted the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, over his (Ooni) attestation that the Igbo individuals were initially from Ile-Ife.
Akinruntan talked at the establishment held at his royal residence in Ugboland, yesterday, pronouncing that, “I am prepared to crown more lords from the Diaspora as long as I remain the main ruler in Yorubaland. I am the overseer of the Yoruba culture.
According to the monarch, who said he was going to give more Obas in the Diaspora crowns. He also made it known that a significant number of them will get crowns and staff of office from him and no one would question him. The monarch who also boasted of himself being an uncommon Oba in Yorubaland. Noting that his father, Oba Makin Osangangan, is the proprietor of Ife.
In his words he said ;”I am the pioneer of all Obas in Yorubaland. I talk with roar in my mouth and I make strong to say as much. Nobody is above me in Yorubaland in as much as it has been acknowledged that we are from Ife. I am the one that Oduduwa met at Ife.
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