I didn’t reject your offer of renovating my palace, Soun tells Makinde

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From left: Soun ofOgbomoso, Oba Jimoh Oyewumi; Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo  and the Speaker, Oyo House of Assembly, DeboOgundoyin during the visit of the Governor to Soun of Ogbomoso’s Palace overthe attack on the Palace by #EndSARS#  protestersin Ogbomoso on Tuesday (13/10/2020)05769/13/10/2020/TimothyAdeogodiran/ICE/NAN


By Adeola Badru

The Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Jimoh Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, has denied the content of a letter purportedly authorised by him, which rejected the financial contribution of the Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State in the planned renovation of the monarch’s palace vandalised by hoodlums during the #EndSARS protest on October 10.

The Soun, who spoke with the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Taiwo Adisa, said that he did not authorise the said letter in circulation.

Adisa disclosed to Governor’s Office correspondents, quoting the monarch: “If your boss sees any such letter, he should ignore it, because I didn’t ask anyone to…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper