New GOC 81 division visits Oba Shotobi

 Hardly will a day pass by without Oba Engr. Kabir Adewale Shotobi hosting notable dignitaries. Men of high profile in all walks of life, captains of industries, politicians, religious and spiritual leaders, notable academics, traditional rulers and military generals often visit the amiable ruler of Ikorodu Kingdom. Barely few minutes after wrapping up a major event at the royal palace, large convoy of military personnel, in trail of the newly appointed General Officer Commanding of the 81 Division of the Nigerian Army, drove into the palace on the 20th of…

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Historic chieftaincy installation, as Oba Shotobi caps Bashorun Oga of Ikorodu from Sagamu

Great leaders in world history are bright minds who surround themselves with like minds. The Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi is not only a United States trained Engineer, His Royal Majesty is a quintessence of intelligence, elegance and wit, who knows how to appoint competent hands to serve in the royal court. Most of his trusted chiefs and allies are highly educated and mostly foreign-trained. The king is surrounded by intellectuals and he is still wooing more bright minds into his royal court as we yet again, witnessed…

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B.O Benson, wife, honour our Chief Judge Kazeem Alogba with impressive luncheon

   It was an extraordinarily glorious day for Octogenarian, Asiwaju B. O. Benson (SAN) and his wife and family members last August in their Owode Ibeshe White House Courtyard as they hosted the newly appointed Chief Judge of Lagos State, Mr. Kazeem Alogba and a host of guests and dignitaries. It was a day the Benson couple doubled as co-parents and professional mentors of the Chief Judge. The reception party was slated for Friday at the beautiful mansion and courtyard of the Bensons. This beautiful compound, always wearing brilliant white…

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80 year old women killed by cultist at Ketu

The shock waves of murder of innocent people of Agbede area in Ikorodu, Lagos state in last two months are yet to die down when cult-war erupted again in the same area, leading to the death of 14 residents while several others injured. The incident which occurred on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, cultists reportedly stormed Agbede area, Ikorodu killing and inflicted injuries on the residents. According to a reliable source, the attack, which happened on the fateful day at about 3:00a.m was by supremacy battle among rival cults in the…

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Olotu Lasunwon, Prince Sunday Owolabi Ogede relates historic link between Ikorodu and Sagamu

It gives me unalloyed pleasure to give the welcome address on this historical visit of His Royal Majesty Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi Torungbuwa II, The Akarigbo of Remo land. The visit is very -significant, because of the unfriendly relationship between the two cities in the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s which led to two incidents of which one of these incidents nearly brought the two cities to war. This was when our people from Sagamu came for -the burial of late Balogun Mabadeje Jaiyesimi in 1949, he happened to be the…

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Who is Akarigbo of Remoland?

Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi, the Akarigbo of Remoland, is the Managing Partner of Babington Ashaye & Co. He has over 20 years experience in Insolvency and Restructuring and has handled not less than 250 Insolvency and Restructuring assignments to date. Oba Babatunde Ajayi, handled the liquidation of Nigeria Airways Ltd as the assistant liquidator and the privatisation of the three steel rolling mills in Nigeria as the liquidator through a guided liquidation option. He was also involved in the privatisation of Skypower Aviation Handling Co. Limited (SAHCOL). His other notable…

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How pregnant woman, 17 other died in Ijede boat mishap

No fewer than eighteen (18) people lost their lives when an Egbin bound ferry capsized on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Oriwu Sun gathered that the ill-fated boat, which was conveying passengers, including a pregnant woman who was among the dead, were on board the ferry which was said to have been hit by heavy waves. There were three survivors in the incident while the rescue team of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA) and Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) have been able to recover thirteen bodies as at the…

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