The Kogi State Government has approved the appointment of Prince Solomon Owoniyi, as the new Obaro of Kabba. As the total lockdown imposed on Kabba-Bunu local government area by Kogi State government entered the second day as a result of alleged COVID-19 outbreak in the area, the Obaro of Kabba, Oba Solomon Owoniyi has vehemently appealed to the state government to relax the lockdown, saying within 24 hours farmers in the area have lost their farm produce to the activities of the herdsmen. By Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja A High Court sitting in Lokoja has ordered Governor Yahaya Bello not to proceed further on the planned coronation of Chief Solomon Owoni It was at the Ministry of Transport and Lands he was called to ascend the throne of his forefathers in 1985 as the Obaro of Kabba. Kabba, the traditional and cultural headquarters of Okun people, the Yoruba speaking people of Kogi State has been without a king for more than two years following the death of late Obaro of Kabba, HRM Ob Micheal Olobayo. The Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Barr. The Obaro said within 24 hours, farmers in the area lost their farm produce to the activities of herdsmen. By Boluwaji Obahopo The Obaro of Kabba and Chairman Okun Traditional Council, HRM, Dele Owoniyi has begged the Kogi State authorities to loosen up the 2 weeks lockdown imposed on the communities saying the city can not survive it The state remains The founding father (Obaro Odide) automatically maintained supremacy over the whole of the kingdom during his lifetime. The Kogi State Government has approved the appointment of Prince Solomon Owoniyi, as the new Obaro of Kabba. The Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Barr. Odolu Kabba community is made up of six clans, Katu has three clans while Odolu has five. The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper brings you the latest headlines, opinions, political news, business reports and international news. Farouk Mohammed Follow on Twitter May 31, 2016. Ozigi … Late Oba of Kabba; President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday commiserated with the family of Oba Michael Folorunsho Olobayo, the Obaro of Kabba, who passed on last week. July 19, 2018 Admins News 0. Kabba, headquarters of the then Kabba Province is situated on latitude 07.5 oN and longitude 06o E in Kogi Stat PROTOCOLS ‘It is hard to eulogize any man – to capture in words not just the facts and the dates that make a life, but the essential truth of a person – their private joys and sorrows; the quiet moments and unique qualities that illuminate someone’s soul. Less than a minute. As State Govt. Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, and former Kogi Senator Tunde Ogbeha have joined in mourning the passage of the Obaro of Kabba in Kogi State, Oba Michael Folorunsho Olobayo. As Kogi State government commences contact tracing of the index case(s) of the COVID-19 pandemic to curtail the outbreak and spread of the disease in Kabba-Bunu LGA of the state, the Obaro of Kabba and Chairman Okun Traditional Council, HRM, Solomon Owoniyi has begged the Kogi State government to relax the two weeks lockdown imposed […] refuse further optimistic determine Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. As the lockdown enters its second day, the Paramount ruler of the ancient kingdom, the Obaro of Kabba, Oba Micheal Owoniyi, has cried out for help, saying that in just one night, herdsmen have invaded farms in the area. Kabba 2. Salami Momodu Ozigi disclosed this when he paid an official visit to the Obaro of Kabba, Oba Solomon Dele Owoniyi in his palace. Owoniyi emerges new Obaro of Kabba. Salami Momodu Ozigi disclosed this when he paid an official visit to the Obaro of Kabba, Oba Solomon Dele Owoniyi in his palace. Barr. • He’s God’s Choice — Gov Yahaya Bello • We’ll Challenge It — Ilajo Family GOVERNOR Yahaya Bello of Kogi State may have scored a political point in the recent appointment of a new Obaro of Kabba, in the person of Solomon Owoniyi, as it seemed to have received people’s approval. 1 Like ; Re: Culture And Historical Background Of Kabba People Of Kogi State by YonkijiSappo: 2:55am On Mar 25, 2017; Katu 3. Behold, a new Obaro of Kabba Posted By: Segun Ayobolu On: October 20, 2018 THE NATION Ah! Please dont spread junk, poisoned history. Recently the OBARO of Kabba, Oba Michael Folorunsho Olobayo-OBARO Ero II joined his Ancestors and as a result of his exit, the exalted stool became vacant. Page 1 of 1: Kabba is a town in Kogi State in mid west Nigeria. Making the appeal at his residence in Kabba Thursday, he lamented that farms which are the main source of livelihood of his people were being destroyed by herdsmen. Owoniyi said this […] Yahaya Bello by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Folashade Ayoade. Since the last Obaro, Oba Michael Olobayo joined his ancestors early in 2016, precisely on May 16th, Kabba people have held their breath in their mouths in view of the crisis that erupted in 1985 due to the protest that accompanied his accession to the throne. As tradition and culture demands, a new OBARO will have to be installed to replace the late Oba. As Kogi State government commences contact tracing of the index case(s) of the COVID-19 pandemic to curtail the outbreak and spread of the disease in Kabba-Bunu LGA of the state, the Obaro of Kabba and Chairman Okun Traditional Council, HRM, Solomon Owoniyi has begged the Kogi State government to relax the two weeks lockdown imposed on the communities saying the town cannot …