Oba Olaoye’s ascension connotes monumental devpt – Ogbomoso First Community Initiative
The Ogbomosho First Community Initiative (O’First) has congratulated the new Soun of Ogbomosoland, His Imperial Majesty Oba Ghandi Afolabi Olaoye Orumogege III on his ascension to the throne of his forefathers.
This is contained in statement issued by Sir Olusegun Adeyemi Adekunle, Esq. OON, President and Justice Funmi Asaolu, General Secretary.
The association which has contributed immensely to the progress of Ogbomosoland in terms of physical projects and human development capacity prays for the new Oba to enjoy a blissful reign while urging all inhabitants of the city to embrace peace.
The statement reads: “It is with great joyfulness that we extend our congratulations to you on this momentous occasion as you begin your journey of service to Ogbomosoland.
“Our prayer is for your reign to be peaceful, filled with prosperity, guided by the values of service for effective leadership and also be a shining example to all.
“We felicitate with all sons and daughters of Ogbomosho land on this monumental development and pray for peace, progress and development of the domain, Oyo State and the nation at large.
“We also appeal to all and sundry to embrace peaceful coexistence and collaboration for the progress of the city and its environs.
“The O-First pledges unalloyed support to the new monarch and assures him of our determination to continue to contribute meaningfully to the development of Ogbomosholand.
“May the Lord shower His blessings upon you and guide you every step of the way.
“Ki ade pe lori, ki bata pe lese. Igba yin a tu wa lara o, Amin.”