By Joseph Treasure

The Afuntade dynasty of the Oniwe Ruling House of Ilawe Ekiti has announced, with gratitude to God for a life well spent, the passing of YEYEOBA MARIAN AJIBADE ALABI, the mother of the Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti and Chairman of Ekiti Council of Traditional Rulers, His Royal Majesty, Oba Adebanji Ajibade Alabi, AFUTADE1.

According to a statement by Chief Ajibade Olubunmi, Media Adviser to Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti Yeyeoba Ajibade Alabi aged 83 passed on Sunday, at Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado – Ekiti.

A devout Christian, the YeyeOba was a retired teacher and an active Community leader .Details of the Burial ceremony of the YeyeOba will be announced later