The Awujale, Paramount Ruler of Ijebuland, Alaiyeluwa Oba Sikiru Adetona, has some Otunbas and High Chiefs, who he consults from time to time in his efforts to move his kingdom forward. They are about 50. Below, City People reveals the full list of Awujale’s men and women.
Otunba W.O. Osinusi is the Otunba Fidipote of Ijebuland. He is the Chairman of the Executive Committee of Awujales Otunbas. There is also Otunba B.A. Alebiosu, the Otunba Gbelegbuwa. He is the 1st Vice Chairman, Otunba L.A. Balogun is the Otunba Olutoyese and Baba Oba. He is the 2nd Vice Chairman. Otunba M. Akin Osiyemi the Otunba Dedenigbo. He is the Secretary Otunba Olalekan Belo is Otunba Atewogbuwa and Treasurer. Otunba Prof. Adenike Olu Osoba Yeye Otunba Tajogboye is the Financial Secretary Otunba (Dr.) PO. Kuku, (Otunba Ogunroyega – Publicty/Social Secretary) OtunbaAbayomi Odunowo, (Otunba Obalewu – Publicity/Social Secretary) Yeye Otunba Iyabo Martins- Kuye (Yeye Otunba Fesojoye -PRO/Welfare) Yeye Otunba A. Osibogun, (Yeye Otunba Obaloja – Auditor) Otunba Ayodele Osibogun (Otunba Arojojoye – Assistant Secretary) Yeye Otunba Adetokunbo Belo, (Yeye Otunba Atewogbuwa – AssiatantAuditor) Otunba Gbuyi Osibogun, (Otunba Fesogbade – Ex Officio) Otunba FO. Arowolo, (Otunba Afolajoye- Ex Officio)
Otunba (Dr.) Mike Adenuga, Jnr is the Otunba Apesin of Ijebuland, while Otunba (Mrs.) Funso Oguntade is the Otunba Atunlute, Otunba (Mrs.) H.P Alebiosu is the Otunba Adefugba, Otunba (Mrs.) C.O. Runsewe is the Otunba Mojibade. Otunba Segun Adekoya (Otunba Agbaruwa) Otunba Funso Ajayi (Otunba Arijeloye) Otunba (Rtd.) Col. Tomi Asenuga (Otunba Atunlotu) Otunba Prof A.O. Kuku (Otunba Ofiran) Otunba Ambassador E.O. Fowora (Otunba Setejoye) Omoba M.O. Balogun (Otunba Tunwase) Otunba Gbenga Daniel (Otunba Obalofin); Yeye Otunba Gbenga Daniel (Yeye Otunba Obalofin) Otunba Professor A. Olu Osoba (Otunba Tajogboye) Otunba Oskar Ibru (Otunba Boyejo)Yeye Otunba Wande Ibru (Yeye Otunba Boyejo) Otunba Jubril Martins- Kuye (Otunba Fesojoye) Otunba Professor Oladapo Ashiru (Otunba Orodudujoye) Orunba Bimbola Ashiru (Otunba Adeona Fusigboye) Otunba Professor Oluwatoyin Ashiru (Otunba Moyegeso) Otunba Remi Abdul- Bojela (Otunba Ajuwakale) Otunba Babafemi Osoba (DIG Rtd.) (Otunba Jagunmolu) Otunba Abiodun Onanuga (Otunba Anikilaya) Otunba Ayodeji Osibogun (Otunba Obaloja) Otunba Ambassador Oluegun Akinsanya (Otunba Olumodan) Yeye Otunba Ajibike Akinsanya (Yeye Otunba Olumodan) Otunba Olusegun Fowora (Otunba Mase) Otunba (Dr.) Kunle Hassan (Otunba Obaruwa-Baamole) Yeye Otunba Adetola Hassan (Yeye Otunba Obaruwa- Baamole) Otunba Ademola Odutola (Otunba Fibiwoga) Otunba (Dr.) Olusegun Oshin (Otunba Omila) Otunba Oluseyi Oduntan (Otunba Osigade) Yeye Otunba Gbemisola Oduntan (Yeye Otunba Osigade) Otunba Abiola Odunowo (Otunba Olotuneso) Otunba Ekundayo Bush Alebiosu (Otunba Fuwagbuyi) Otunba Olutoyin Osibogun (Otunba Abejoye) Otunba Giwa Adesanya Yusuf (Otunba Bobaseilu) Otunba Babatunde A. Adesoye (Otunba Gbaderogun) Yeye Otunba Folashade Adesoye (Yeye Otunba Gbaderogun) Otunba Professor Olu Akeusola (Otunba Obagun)
THE COUNCIL OF IJEBU CHIEFS
Chief Dr. Chris Ogunbanjo is the Olotu. Chief (Mrs) Bayo Kuku is the Erelu and Chief Olusegun Osoba is the Aremo. His wife Chief (Mrs.) Aderinsola Osoba is the Beere.
The seat of the Ogbeni Oja, who is the Chairman is vacant, Chief Professor Adebayo Adedeji (Asiwaju Olotu-fore – Deputy Chairman) Chief Olu Okuboyejo (Obasewa – Secretary).
Below are other Chiefs in order of seniority: Chief Tola Adeniyi (Akogun) Chief Babatunde Adenuga (Bajulaye) Chief Mrs. M.A. Akande (Iya Aafin Tejumade) Chief S.O. Bakare (Babalaje) Chief Dr. Mrs. B. Balogun (IyaAafin Tewogbade) Chief Engr. Ademola Fowora (Eso Obafuji) Chief S.O. Kassim (Bobagunwa) Chief S.M. Olakunri (Fuwagboye) Chief Mrs. Toyin Olakunri (Iya Aafin Bobaseye) Chief Duro Onabule (Jagunmolu) Chief Mrs. Bisi Osibogun (Omeso) Chief Mrs. R.O. Osunsanmi (Iya Aafin Gbadeolu) Chief Bisi Rodipe (Fesogboye) Chief Dr. Sonny F. Kuku (Olorogun) Chief Mrs. Modupe Teriba (Yeye Tunadese) Chief Dr. Bimbola Ogungelu (Luwabi) Chief B.O.A. Alausa (Balogun) Chief Mrs. Bisola Rodipe (Iya Aafin Folajoye) Chief Mrs. VO. Banjo (Iya Mokun) Chief Tunde Oshobi (Odofin) Chief Chris F. Okunowo (Bobasewa II) Chief Mrs. V.O. Olunuga (Yeye Feyintade) Chief Professor Olaide Ajayi (Jagun-Aso) Chief Engr. Adebisi Oreagba (Maiyegun) Chief Mrs. Ayodele Oreagba (Yeye Maiyegun) Chief Mrs. Edith O. Fowora (Yeye Setejoye) Chief Barrister Fassy A.O. Yusuf (Baagbimo) Chief Dele Odulaja (Asiwaju Ijebu Waterside) Chief Amb. T.A.B. Shodipo (Asoju Oba) Chief Mrs. Anthonia Shodipo (Yeye Asoju Oba) Chief Mrs. Ajoke Idris Oluwole (Yeye Sewa) Chief Alade Shote (Otun-Balogun) and ChiefIbidolapo Balogun (Jaguna of Ijebu).