Oba Rilwan Akiolu
The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwanu Akinolu, has called on Nigerians to desist from characterising the Fulanis in the country as bad. The traditional ruler said the attitudes of few bad eggs should not be rubbed on the entire tribe.
The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, on Wednesday, May 15, said that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar moves against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari at the election tribunal in Abuja will not succeed.
The controversies surrounding the ownership of Lagos state seems not be over yet, as the Aworis under the aegis of the Ibile-Eko forum have come out strongly to dismiss the insinuations that Lagos is a no man's land.
Justice Adebowale Candide-Johnson of Ikeja High Court on Friday, March 28, declared HRH Rilwan Akiolu as the bona fide Oba of Lagos.
President Buhari’s visit to the palace of the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has been a subject of trending controversy with many Nigerians on social media claiming that the Lagos monarch vacated his throne for the president.
Oba Rilwan Akiolu of Lagos has reacted to the failure of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to secure a return ticket during the recently held governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.