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Soun of Ogbomosho, Jimoh Oyewumi dead at 95 years after 48 years on the throne

The 20th Soun of Ogbomosho in Oyo state, Jimoh Oyewumi reportedly joined his ancestors in the early hours of Sunday aged 95 years.

Jimoh Oyewunmi soun of ogbomosh
Jimoh Oyewunmi soun of ogbomosh

Palace sources told the News agency of Nigeria that mourners have arrived at the palace to pay tribute to the late King and mourn the passing of the monarch who ascended the throne in 1973.

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Over 60 people fined by Oyo state tribunal for disobeying environmental sanitation rules in the state

The Oyo state Environmental Tribunal court fined over 60 individuals for various sanitation offences during the general environmental sanitation held across the state on Saturday November 2021.

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oyo state

The offenders were allegedly caught disobeying the state sanitation laws particularly around Bodija, Iwo-road, Beere, Sapati, Elewi-Odo, Ojoo, Gate, Oke-bola, and other locations in Ibadan and they have all been fined according to the environmental sanitation and waste management laws of the state, according to Magistrate Raheem Wasiu.

The violators were charged for a fine of between #5,000 and #25,000 for their offences.