The coronation of Oba Lekan Balogun as the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland is currently ongoing at the ancient Mapo Hall Ibadan.
Governor Seyi Makinde who will officially ushered the new monarch with instruments of the office is also present at the coronation venue.
Amongst the dignitaries presently at the event is Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Chairman, Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi, and the Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar; Ondo State Deputy Governor, Lucky Ayedatiwa and Osun State Deputy Governor, Benedict Alabi are also present.
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi; Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Obateru Akinruntan; Olugbon of oarile Igbo, Oba Francis Alao, are also present.