It was a colourful Saturday in Ijero Ekiti as His Royal Majesty Oba Joseph Adebayo Adewale(JP, OFR), The Owa Ajero of Ijero Kingdom marked his 25th year coronation anniversary at an elaborate event held within the premises of Doherty Memorial College, Ijero Ekiti.
Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose who graced the occasion alongside his Chief of Staff, Barr. Dipo Anisulowo amongst other government officials congratulated the Owa Ajero for the feats recorded during his reign on the thrown. Mr. Fayose who described Ajero as a foremost and experienced traditional ruler in Nigeria prayed God to grant the Kabiyesi many more years on the thrown of his forebears.
Amongst dignitaries who graced the occasion were Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Eniitan Ogunwusi(Ojaja II), Chief Wole Olanipekun(SAN), Former PDP Senatorial Candidate, Kayode Alufa, Royal Fathers from far and near, prominent sons and daughters of Ijero Kingdom as well as distinguished personalities from Ekiti and beyond.