According to report reaching oyogist.com, the Olugbo of Ugbo, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Dr. Frederick Eniti Olorunda Akinruntan (CON) who also doubles as Chairman of the Ondo Council of Obas, has condemned the gruesome murder of the Olufon of Ifon, Oba Israel Adeusi, by unknown gunmen.
Oba Dr. Fredrick of Ugbo land made this known in an official statement signed by him, stated that the killing of Oba Israel Adeusi is a dastard act which should be condemned by all well meaning Yorubas.
The Olugbo of Ugbo said the killing of Oba Israel Adeusi is an attack on the Yoruba land while adding that the issue of insecurity in the country should be tackled so as not to demystify the sacred status of the Yoruba royal fathers.
The Olugbo of Ugbo land also commiserated either Ondo state Governor,Rotimi Akeredolu and the family of Oba Israel Adeusi including the people of Ifon Kingdom. Oba Dr. Fredrick also used the medium to pray for the repose of the dead royal father.
Oba Dr. Fredrick of Ugbo land has now urged the Ondo state Governor, Olurotimi Akeredolu to use all machinery within his reach in ending the issue of insecurity in the state. He also charged the State security agencies to find and root out all those who perpetrated the evil act which he termed as a ‘taboo’.
It should be recalled that the Olufon of Ifon land Oba Israel Adeusi, was murdered by unknown armed bandits at Elegbeka along Owo/Ifon Highway last Thursday.