Video of How Oluwo of Iwo declared self Emir Surfaces. Says ‘I need more enemies’


The recent declaration by the controversial Oluwo of Iwo land (Osun State, South West Nigeria) Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi (Telu 1) that his subjects should now address him as “Emir” instead of “Oba” has generated a lot of controversies among the Yoruba intelligentsias and diverse opinions across the world.

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The youthful Oluwo who has courted several controversies since his emergence as the Oluwo in year 2015 is seen to have bitten more than he can chew with his declaration and re-christening as “Emir” instead of “Oba”. Even though, the controversial Oba recounted his recently in the media, claiming he was misunderstood and that he remains an Oba not Emir. Despite his denials, this new video, exclusively obtained by Asabe Afrika TV revealed otherwise.