The former Secretary to Obafemi-Owode Local Government, Chief(Hon.) Ogunsola Lanrewaju Adesina has been installed as Apesin Ijemo Land conferred on him by the traditional Council of Ijemo land on Saturday.
The colourful ceremony held at the Ijemo Town Hall, had in attendance traditional rulers and dignitaries, which include Oba Reuben Olalekan Oluwole, Olu of Ajeboland, former speaker Ogun State House of Assembly; Rt. Hon. Tunji Egbetokun who is also the Senior Special Assistant on Political Matters to Gov Dapo Abiodun, Special Adviser to Governor of Ogun State on Works and Infrastructures; Chief(Engr.) Akeem Babatunde Adesina who also double as Odofin of Imo land.
Others are Hon. Taiwo Oludotun, Commissioner for Rural Development, Hon. Ifekayode Akinbode, Consultant to Ogun State Governor, Mr. Kayode Falola, Chief Executive officer DARFLOK Automobile, Chief Olumide Falola; Chief Executive Officer Sweet Estate Company, Hon. Fatai Mustapha; Chairman, Transition Committee Obafemi-Owode Local Government, Hon. Adeyemi Adelani; A.P.C organised Secretary, Ogun State and Venerable (Dr) Victor Popoola, Ogun State Chairman Police Community Relations Committee.
In his remark, Chief(Engr.) Adesina stated that the conferment of Chief Ogunsola as Apesin Ijemoland was a pointer to his good conduct and character in the society.
He described him as God fearing, the Man of integrity, diligent, accommodating and gentle politician.
He charged Ogunsola to continue to be good and see the honor bestowed as an opportunity to serve and complements the good works of Governor Dapo Abiodun of the state in enhancing socio-economic development in the domain.
The Olu of Ajeboland, Oba Reuben Olalekan Oluwole in his message thanked Ijemo Chiefs and urged the new Apesin-Ijemo to bring the much expected development to his area.
In response, Chief Ogunsola, expressed his joy for the honour on him and thanked the people of Ijemo and its monarch for the honour done to him.