Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has described the Onigbeti of Igbeti, Oba Emmanuel Oyebisi, Afasegbejo III as a great leader and a peace-loving monarch.
Makinde made this disclosure while reacting to the death of the monarch.
Newspot had earlier reported the demise of the monarch
Makinde while reacting, explained that the death of the monarch has left a vacuum in the state.
He described the late traditional ruler as a good and peace-loving leader.
Makinde maintained that the monarch has worked hard for the development of his domain and the progress of his subjects.
He said, “I condole with the entire Igbeti Community of Olorunsogo Local Government Area of the State on the demise of the Onigbeti of Igbeti, Oba Emmanuel Oyekan Oyebisi.
“I equally commiserate with the Oyo State Traditional Council and friends, families and well-wishers of the late royal father.
“The late Kabiyesi was a great leader and a peace-loving ruler. His love for the development of Igbeti and Oyo State, in general, is unprecedented and he never missed an opportunity to make this clear.
“Surely, Oba Oyebisi’s death has left a huge vacuum in Olorunsogo Local Government and among the traditional council in the state”.