The Honorable member of the House of Representatives representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Iwajowa/Kajola Federal Constituency in Oyo State and chairman of Club Quilox, Honorable Shina Peller and his wife were honored with a chieftaincy title in Epe by the monarch of the town.
Shina Peller and his wife were on Friday 20, February 2020, bestowed the chieftaincy titles of Akinrogun of Epe Land and Yeye Akinrohun of Epe Land respectively.
This chieftaincy title was handed to both husband and wife by the Royal Father of Epe Land, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kamorudeen Ishola Animashaun, Arolugbade Elepe II.
Shina Peller announced the news on his social media platform on Saturday, posting pictures from the occasion of the ceremony. He described it as a memorable event.
“It was a memorable event yesterday in Epe as His Royal Majesty, Oba Kamorudeen Ishola Animashaun, Arolugbade Elepe II (Olaja of Epe land) honoured me and my lovely wife with chieftaincy titles of Akinrogun of Epe land and Yeye Akinrogun of Epe land respectively,” Shina Peller shared on Facebook.
“I feel really humbled that His Royal Majesty could consider me and my wife worthy enough of the chieftaincy titles, which he said was due to my contribution to the development of the society.
“The conferment of the chieftaincy titles was part of the activities to mark the 20th coronation anniversary of His Royal Majesty as the Oba Oloja of Epe land. @ Epe, Lagos State”
Shina Peller is, perhaps, trailing Alhaji King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, the Mayegun or Yorubaland, who also was bestowed with the title of the Mayegun of Yoruba land by the Alaafin of Oyo in January 2020.
See pictures from the occasion of Shina Peller’s and his wife’s coronation as the Akinrogun or Epe Land below.