South-West govs, monarchs, others meet in Oyo

Governors and traditional rulers in the south-west region met in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Saturday.

According to sources, the aim of the meeting is to tackle the security challenges confronting the region in recent times.

Governors present at the meeting include Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, and Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State.

Traditional rulers at the meeting are Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi; Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji; Olugbon of Orile Igbon, Oba Francis Alao; Akarigbo of Remoland, Oba Adewale Ajayi.

Representatives of the Nigeria Police Force, Nigerian Army, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Nigeria Customs Service, amongst others, were also at the event.

See more photos from the meeting below:

Governor State of Osun, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola; Ekiti State Governor, Dr.
Kayode Fayemi; Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde; Ondo State
Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu and Ogun State Governor, Mr. Dapo
Abiodun, during the South West Governors Security Meeting, at
Governor’s Office Ibadan on Saturday 20/2/2021.

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; Governor State of Osun, Mr.
Adegboyega Oyetola; Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu;
Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, Ogun State Governor, Mr. Dapo
Abiodun and others during the South West Governors Security Meeting at
Governor’s Office Ibadan on Saturday 20/2/2021.

From left, Governors Dapo Abiodun (Ogun); Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo); Gboyega Oyetola (Osun); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti) and Obas and Services Commander in the State during the South West Security meeting with Obas and the Services Commander held at EXCO Chamber Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Ibadan. PHOTO: Oyo State Government.