Naija News understands that the Governor saluted the Ooni of Ife in a statement by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu, in Lokoja, the Kogi state capital.
Bello also felicitated with the Government and people of Osun on the occasion.
In his statement, the Kogi State Governor described the Ooni as a true royalty who had since his coronation brought great value to the traditional institution.
While rendering sweet words to celebrate the Ooni of Ife, the governor said that Oba Adeyeye’s unbiased and unperturbed leadership had clearly shown that young people had the capacity to lead rightly in whatever sphere of life when provided with the opportunity.
The flag-bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi state, further prayed for more wisdom and good health that would enable the Imperial Majesty and the Ile- Ife traditional ruler to continue to discharge his full responsibilities and longer years on the throne of his ancestors.