The Government of the State of Osun under the auspices of Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola has congratulated the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) and the entire people of Ile-Ife, the Cradle of the Yoruba race, on the Ooni’s first Olojo Festival since he ascended the throne of his fore-fathers.
The festival is billed to hold between Saturday 8th and Monday 17th, October 2016.
In a statement by the Coordinating Director, Ministry of Information, Home Affairs, Tourism and Culture, Mrs Femi Webster-Esho, the Governor enjoined the people to be law abiding while the celebrations lasts.
The Governor prayed for God’s guidance during and after the celebrations.
Similarly, the State Government of Osun has also congratulated the Timi of Edeland, His Royal Majesty, Alh. Oba Munirudeen Adesola Laminisa 1 and the entire people of Edeland on the celebrations of this year’s Sango Festival which takes place on Monday 10th, October 2016.
The Governor through the Coordinating Director, Ministry of Information, Home Affairs, Tourism and Culture, Mrs Femi Webster-Esho advised the celebrants to avoid all forms of lawlessness during the festival.
Governor Aregbesola particularly thanked the people for the uplift of the traditions of the Yoruba race through the festival.
He therefore prayed for God’s guidance and protection during and
after the festival.