The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has called for love among the Yorubas while saying some people are working towards dividing the Western region of the country.
Concise News understands that Oba Adeyemi made this known during the inauguration of the Central Council of Ibadan Indigenes (CCII) in Ibadan on Tuesday, October 1.
According to the monarch, the Yoruba people must learn to live in peace and love, in order to foster the development of the region.
The Alaafin said: “Some people want to divide the Yoruba but we should be very careful. We should continue to live in peace, one love and unity so that we can have the desired development.”
“There is no love within us in Yorubaland, and we have to learn how to live in love and peace within ourselves; and I can assure you that this will foster the development we are yearning for,” he added.
Alaafin of Oyo is one of the foremost monarchs in the history of the Yorubas.