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By Frank Odinukaeze
The Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom and the Chairman of the Ondo State Council of Obas, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi, Odundun,the Deji of Akure, has approved the closure of all markets in Akure Kingdom on Friday 1st October, 2021.
The closure of all markets in Akure by His Majesty is in honour of Honourable Isaac Adedayo Omolafe who until his death was the member representing the good people of Akure North and South Federal Constituency at the National Assembly.
In a statement signed by the Chief press secretary to the Paramount ruler ,Adeleye Micheal, His Majesty Oba Aladelusi implored all indigenes and residents of Akure to use the opportunity in paying their last respect to one of the most illustrious sons of Akure Kingdom and also remember his immediate family in their prayers.
” Though, the Akure Community is grieved at this moment but we are consoled with the fact and assurances that he lived a fulfilling life no matter how short. “the paramount ruler said.
In a glowing tribute to the deceased,His Majesty Oba Aladelusi said ” there is no iota of doubt that Hon. Adedayo Omolafe came, he saw and he conquered”. His Majesty urged all Akure sons and daughters to continue to support and remember the immediate family of the late Hon Adedayo in their prayers.