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Onido Confers Chieftaincy Title On Kola-Daisi, Ajimobi’s Daughter

As a mark of growing acceptability, Mr Kolapo Kola-Daisi, the Accord Senatorial Candidate for Oyo South and wife, Abisola were honoured with chieftaincy titles by the Onido of Ido, Oba Gbolagade Babalola.

Oba Babalola conferred the chieftaincy titles on the duo alongside others on Monday at an elaborate ceremony in Ido area of Ibadan.

The chieftaincy title was the recent after three others he received in Ibarapa land in the last 10 months.

Kola-Daisi and wife, who is the daughter of late former Gov. Abiola Ajimobi, were installed as Otun Bobajiro of Ido and Yeye Otun Bobajiro of Ido respectively.

The senatorial candidate told newsmen that the new chieftaincy title conferred on him was a great honour privilege which can only spur him to do more for humanity.

He restated his unwavering commitment to youth empowerment and excellent representation at the upper chamber of the National Assembly if elected.

Kola-Daisi called on the good people of Oyo State to vote Accord party candidates in the 2023 general elections, assuring them of their determination to turnaround the fortunes of the state positively.

According to him, “The people of this town will see the benefit of democracy by the special Grace of almighty Allah. I will use the opportunity I have to showcase the two town with my connections in the private sector both home and abroad.

“The title now will push the responsibility in me to make sure people come to this town and further development here. We want to bring industries here, jobs.

“We want to make sure they have everything that they neeed. We will make sure we bring people who can invest in this town, in agriculture and many others, so that the lives of our people can be better,” he said.

Earlier, the traditional ruler said that the chieftaincy title was befitting of Kola-Daisi’s intentions for community development and true empowerment of the people.

He had described as impressive Kola-Daisi’s thoughts and plans for the youths, expressing hope of better rewarding future for Youths in the state.

“I have listened to you clearly, and our people too have heard your plans. I must say I am impressed by your intentions and plans to implement them.

“May your intentions for Ido and Oyo South align with Allah’s will and may them be granted,” Oba Babalola said.

Meanwhile, residents have continued to extol Kola-Daisi’s humility and contributions to community development in the state.

They have described as a young man who had excelled in his chosen career and greatly committed to youth empowerment.

The event was attended by prominent politicians, family members and friends from across the country.


Raji Adebayo, Ibadan

Editor, South-West, Lagos Post Online Email: raji_adebayong@yahoo.com M: 08034094059

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