By Sade Adewale
The Osemawe of Ondo kingdom, Oba Adesimbo Kiladejo has honoured some eminent Nigerians, including the Vice Chancellor of Ondo State University of Science and Technology, OSUSTECH, Okitipupa, Prof Sunday Ogunduyile with chieftaincy titles.
The ceremony was part of activities to mark the 2018 Anniversary of the ascension to the throne as the Osemawe and paramount ruler of Ondo Kingdom
Osemawe said the worthy indigenes were honoured because of their contribution toward the development of Ondo kingdom.
He charged them not to relent in their services to the development of Ondo Kingdom and Nigeria in general and remain loyal to their avowed commitment to their fatherland and to the throne of the Osemawe.
Oba Kiladejo advised them to continue with the good work and also continue to render their services to the community.
One of the awardees, Chief Prof. Sunday Ogunduyile was conferred with the Otun Atobase of Ondo Kingdom. He promised to justify the confidence reposed on them.
Others who were given the Honourary Chieftaincy titles are: Prof Femi Mimiko, Gbobaniyi of Ondo, Chief (Mrs.) Solape Adekemi as the Yeye Fiwajoye of Ondo kingdom, Chief (Mrs.) Flora Fadeke Omolade (JP), as the Otun Yeyemeso of Ondo kingdom, the Secretary to Osemawe, Chief (Mrs.) Bolarinwa Obisesan as Yeye Bobaseto of Ondo kingdom, Chief (Mrs.) Febisola Amope Adekeye as the Yeye Gbeluniyi of Ondo kingdom,
Others are; Chief Prof. Olu Aderounmu as the Gbayegun of Ondo kingdom, Chief Arc. Feyisola Adeyemi Ayodele as Bobasaye of Ondo kingdom and Chief (Mrs.) Janet Anike Akinboni as the Yeyemeto of Ondo kingdom.
Chief Hon. Fredrick Akinpelumi
was ordained as Bobatolu of Ondo Kingdom.