High Chief Abraham Adebayo Adisa Shoyoye, JP, FIAMP, the Balogun of Ilawo and Bashorun of Oke-Ona would be installed today, Saturday, 25th of September, 2021, at the Ake Palace, Abeokuta, by Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, the Alake and Paramount Ruler of Egbaland.
The Installation Ceremony of the new Akogun of Egbaland, would begin by 12noon, with full observance of Covid19 safety protocols.
The appointment of the new Akogun of Egbaland was confirmed by the Ogun State Government on the 5th of May, 2021.
Chief Abraham Adebayo Adisa Shoyoye is from the family of Chief John Akinkunmi Shoyoye (Lord Mayor) of Aro Compound, Ilawo, Oke-Ona, Abeokuta.
Alongside Chief Shoyoye, a new Lisa of Egbaland would also be installed today, as earlier confirmed by the Ogun State Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs.
He is Chief Oluyomi Olaogun, the Lisa of Egbaland.
In the confirmation letters dated 5th of May, 2021, the approval of the two Chieftaincy Titles was stated to be effective from 27th of April, 2021.
The letter also expressed the State Government’s felicitations and confidence in the honourees to continue in their selfless service to Egbaland and Ogun State.