Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has encouraged famous Yoruba rights dissident, Sunday Adeyemo, notable as Sunday Igboho, not to bring laws into his hands.
The ruler said however Igboho has done well to represent the oppressed, it was time he permitted the established specialists including the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, to assume responsibility and handle the security challenges in the state.
Leave us alone extremely level-headed. He (Igboho) is being a mouthpiece for the discouraged. He came up and everyone is listening now however my recommendation to him as a customary ruler is that he should be cautious so the lawmakers won’t seize the entire rationale from him.
“He has progressed nicely and we’ve just commended him however he shouldn’t bring laws into his hands. We have the lead representative there, he is the main security official of the state and Mr. President has welcomed him (Makinde). Let the opportune individuals that are being approved to make the right decision do it.
“He (Igboho) has progressed admirably and the world has heard him yet everything ought to be done with some restraint,” Oba Ogunwusi said on an Arise TV program on Wednesday.
Igboho, who is the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba land, had asked herders blamed for executing wrongdoings going from kidnappings, killings, assault to the intrusion of farmlands with their cows to leave the Ibarapa Local Government Area of Oyo State inside seven days.
At the termination of the final proposal a week ago, he and his supporters had raged the Fulani settlement in Igangan to discharge Seriki Fulani, Salihu Abdukadir, and the herders.
Be that as it may, the five-star Yoruba ruler encouraged the lobbyist to permit the naturally enabled specialists to assume control over the battle against banditry.
We realize that outlaws are all over. He shouldn’t bring laws into his hands. We have laws in this country and we ought to follow them. Let the correct individuals picked do and follow what they should do,” he said.
Oba Ogunwusi, who as of late met with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), in Aso Villa, Abuja, on the weakness shaking the South-West zone, said the current circumstance should not be sensationalized all for the sake of legislative issues.
Customary rulers have a task to carry out. We ought to be impartial thus far so great, we have been attempting to be nonpartisan. Whatever this administration is doing, we generally rise up to attempt to perceive how to help them. It isn’t as though we will presently go out to censure them. We are not legislators, we are customary rulers; we ought to be regarded, we ought to be unbiased and we ought to oblige one and all,” the ruler added.