By: Habeeb Daranijo
In a splendid display of cultural richness and political significance, Governor Seyi Makinde received heartfelt congratulations from Hon. Sarafadeen Omirinde, Chairman of Saki West Local Government, following his installation as the Jagunmolu of Ondo Kingdom. The coronation which held at the renowned Oba Adesanoye Civic Centre in Ondo, unfolded during the grand event commemorating the 70th birthday of Oba Dr. Victor Adesimbo Kiladejo, CFR, and the 17th Coronation Anniversary.
Hon. Sarafadeen Omirinde, expressed his admiration for Governor Seyi Makinde, describing him as an exceptional leader both at home and abroad. Omirinde emphasized the governor’s well-deserved recognition, acknowledging his influence that extends beyond the borders of Oyo State. The installation served as a testament to the widespread that Governor Makinde has garnered for his impactful leadership.
The Osemawe’s 70th birthday and the 17th Coronation Anniversary of Oba Dr. Victor Adesimbo Kiladejo, CFR, provided the perfect backdrop for Governor Makinde’s installation as the Jagunmolu. The prestigious Oba Adesanoye Civic Centre hosted the memorable occasion, where dignitaries, community leaders, and well-wishers gathered to witness the historic event. The ceremony not only celebrated the Governor’s personal achievements but also added a significant layer to the broader cultural and historical tapestry of Ondo Kingdom.
Governor Seyi Makinde’s new title as the Jagunmolu is symbolic of his commitment to the welfare and development of Yoruba race. The installation reinforces his dedication of serving the people with excellence and underscores his impactful leadership. As the Governor takes on this revered role, it amplifies the sense of responsibility and duty that comes with such a prestigious position, promising a continued positive influence on the community and beyond.
The installation of Makinde stands as a proud moment for Ondo Kingdom, marking an indelible chapter in its rich history. The combination of cultural celebration, political recognition, and the acknowledgment of Governor Makinde’s exceptional leadership makes the event a milestone that will be remembered and celebrated for years to come, Omirinde submitted.