The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has charged traditional rulers to personally handle issues of security of lives and property of all citizens in their domain.





The Governor gave the charge while presenting the Staff of Office and Instruments of Appointment to Onigege of Igege in Olaoluwa Local Government, Oba Kazeem Adio Orioye Ilufemiloye Oyediran ll.

Ogbeni Aregbesola, who was represented at the occasion by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti said the traditional fathers are to oversee issues pertaining to primary education in their domains.

The Governor urged royal fathers to help see to the sanitation of all markets in their domain by mobilizing their subjects to maintain cleanliness of the markets. This is to ensure that our markets do not become centres where diseases are spread.

Governor Aregbesola called on the people of the town to always fulfil their civic responsibilities to both the Local and State Governments.

The Council Manager of Olaoluwa Local Government, Mr. Francis Anjorin enjoined all sons and daughters of the town to continue to support the new royal father for the overall development of Igege community.

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdul Rasheed Adewale Akanbi Telu l emphasized the importance of culture and tradition in Yoruba land saying traditional rulers are the custodians of culture and traditions.

The new monarch, Oba Kazeem Adio Orioye Ilufemiloye appreciated the Governor for the honour done him. He promised to work for the development of Igege.