Top Ogun Monarch Is Dead
The Alakija of Ikija Orile Egba, Oba Shamusideen Ayorinde has been confirmed dead.
It was gathered that Ayorinde, died on Saturday morning after a brief illness.
Oba Ayorinde before his death was a foremost socialite and industrialist,also an alumnus of Lisabi grammar school, Abeokuta was the first monarch to be crowned as Alakija of Ikija, Oke Ona Egba.
His demise was announced by his brother, Engineer (Chief) Seni Ayorinde and daughter, Chief Bola Ayorinde, the Otun Lika of Egbaland.
The duo announced that the Egba monarch’s burial rites would be directed by the Egba Muslim Organization at 10am on Sunday, July 5, 2020.