Ife - The Ooni of Ife’s second-in-command and the leader of Ile-Ife traditional kingmakers, the Obalufe (Orunto) of Iremo quarters, Oba Solomon Omisakin has passed away, Vanguard reports.
The Obalufe died at 85 according palace sources.
His death occurred at about 10 am on Thursday at Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital OAUTH, Ile Ife.
Also read: Ooni of Ife passes on
Oba Omisakin’s death is coming barely three months after the death of Oba Okunade Sijuwade in a London hospital.
The Obalufe is also the prime minister of Ife and oversees affairs in the town in the absence of an Ooni.
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