Awujale and former Senate President, Bukola Saraki
Awujale and former Senate President, Bukola Saraki

Ijebu-Ode Set For  Ojude Oba Festival 2019

The town of Ijebu-Ode is set for the annual Ojude Oba Festival.     

Funsho Akinwale

Preparations are presently underway for another edition of Ojude Oba Festival in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.

With the theme “The Uniqueness of The Ijebu Nation”, this year’s festival is scheduled to hold on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.

The Regbe Regebe Women
The Regbe Regebe Women

According to reports, 50 male and female age grades will be on parade.

The first in each category will be awarded a gold-plated cup and cash prize, while the first runner-up and second runner-up will be rewarded with cash prizes each, courtesy main sponsor, Globacom, the telecom giant.

Billionaire owner of Premier Lotto, popularly called Baba Ijebu, Sir Kessington Adebukola Adebutu, has been confirmed as the Special Guest of Honour of the day.

The festival is now widely embraced, not only by the Ijebus at home and in the diaspora, but also by millions of people within and outside Nigeria.

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