The executive governor of Oyo state, Governor Seyi Makinde has congratulated Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi on his 82nd birthday as he describes the monarch to be a father and royal icon with exemplary conduct and leadership.
Governor Makinde said;
“On behalf of the Government and good People of Oyo State, I congratulate our father, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, on his 82nd birthday.
“Kabiyesi, we celebrate you as you mark another year of your eventful and impactful life.
“You are a father and royal icon of exemplary conduct in our society.
“I join your family, well wishers and numerous subjects to pray that God continues to enable you with wisdom and sound health and assure you more positive impacts on humanity, your domain, Oyo State and Nigeria as a whole.
“Happy Birthday, Kabiyesi Iku Baba Yeye.”