Slap of the century: Ooni of Ife led council suspends Olowu of Iwoland
The Osun State Traditional Rulers’ council held an emergency meeting early on Friday.
The meeting was held after Olowu of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi reportedly assaulted the Agbowu of Ogbagbaa, Oba Dhirulahi Akinropo.
Oba Akanbi allegedly attacked Oba Akinropo during a peace meeting on February 14th.
The council led by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi suspend Oba Akanbi for six months.
Slap of the century:
Oba Akanbi had said during an intervied in 2017 that Ikire, Ile Ife Ogbagba, Telemu, Ile Gbo, Ajaga Aase are all under Iwoland making him a first class king in the region.
In a twist today, the purportedly first class king was suspended for six months.
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The Oluwo was also banned from attending the council’s meeting pending further investigation into the alleged assault.
Oba Akanbi had just a few months ago divorced his wife, Chanel Chin.
In a statement by the monarch’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Alli Ibraheem stated that Ms Chanel Chin is now an ex queen.
The statement further stated that the Public to disregard any business transaction with her using the office of his majesty.