• 24 Jan 2022 8:34 pm


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On the 6th of January 2022 will remain unforgettable in Ikorodu division, filled with pop, style and class of royalty at the palace of the Ayangburen of Ikorodu kingdom (Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Adegorushen V)

Ikorodu born, American based Otunba Steve Adewale Anifowose and beautiful wife (Mrs Funmi Anifowose) officially fitted the Asiwaju and Yeye Asiwaju of Ikorodu kingdom

The conferment and Iwuye ceremony displayed Omoobas, Honourary Chiefs, Family and Friends of the New Chiefs, Ayangburen-in-council, Government Functionaries, Obas, His Royal Majesty’s from across Ikorodu division and of course its chief host, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Adegorushen (Ayangburen of Ikorodu Kingdom) and his wife Olori Kudirat Abosede Shotobi

Amidst a long catalogue of A-list personalities, the event attracted noble individuals, respected characters, successful professionals with men and women of integrity within and outside Ikorodu division

In his remarks before the installation, the Ayangburen states, “I have observed Otunba Anifowose over some time and am ascertained that he maintains the qualities and characteristic required to function effectively as a Chief of this Kingdom”

“Ikorodu kingdom is rapidly developing as a metropolitan urban city which attracts people of diverse backgrounds and cultural identities both in Nigeria and overseas. A golden fish, they say has no hiding place. Otunba Anifowose’s passion to build and develop a successful chain of businesses in the United States of America, his charming personality, humility, generosity and philanthropic gestures strut him clear and right to take the title”

“In addition, his vision and passion for the development of our local economy, enhancement of our cultural heritage, and burning desire to lead efforts to integrate
Ikorodu Kingdom with the Lagos State Government vision for a Greater Lagos is another conviction”

“It is, therefore, my delight that I, His Royal Majesty, Alaiyeluwa Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Adegorushen V, Ayangbure of Ikorodu confer on Otunba Steve Adewale Anifowose and his wife the title of Asiwaju and Yeye Asiwaju of Ikorodu kingdom” The Paramount ruler declared

“(Asiwaju of Ikorodu Kingdom) an iconic title consider as first among equals was formerly held by late Chief Babatunde Olusola Benson (SAN), who provided leadership for the Honorary Council of Chiefs and acted as Chief Adviser to the Ayangburen of Ikorodu since 2008” explained by Chief Asipa Kaoli Olusanya, who highlighted the duties to the new Asiwaju of Ikorodu post conferment

The rite also featured Prayer by the Apena of Ikorodu Kingdom, Caping of the new Chiefs and Royal Blessings by His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabiru Adewale. Citation of the new Chiefs and Presentation of Certificates

Otunba Steve Anifowose, the new Asiwaju of Ikorodu Kingdom is an experienced Apothecary from Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy and Xavia University of Louisiana, College of Pharmacy, New Orleans, Louisiana both in the USA. He is a competent businessman and a Scion of the Lasunwon Royal Family of Ikorodu

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