Monday, September 23, 2019

Sanwo-Olu mourns Oba Idowu Oniru

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has mourned the demise of Oba Idowu Oniru, the Oniru of Iru land who died at the age of 82.

The 82 year-old king died today.

Sanwo-Olu, reacting to Oniru’s death on his twitter handle wrote;

“On behalf of the government and people of Lagos, I commiserate with the Oniru Royal Family on the transition of HRH Oba Idowu Oniru who joined his forebears. His service to the state and country at large will remain his enduring legacy. Adieu.”

Kabiyesi was blessed with famous children such as Adesegun Oniru, a former commissioner for water infrastructure in Lagos and Tolulope Oniru, a radio presenter popularly known as Toolz.