Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi

JUST IN: Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, dies at 83

NEWS DIGEST – The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has died aged 83.

He died after a brief illness in the late hours of Friday at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti.

The top Yoruba monarch, who ruled for 52 years, is the third from the Alowodu Ruling House.

Details later…

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