Ritual rites held at Isale Eko to welcome the Oba of Lagos & his staff of office to the palace (photos/videos)
Following the Oba of Lagos staff that was recently found, ritual rites have taken place at Isale Eko to welcome the monarch and the symbol of authority back to the palace.
Recall that Oba Rilwan Akiolu was forced out of his palace by some hoodlums who carted away his staff of office on Wednesday, October 21.
In a video shared on Instagram by Media Gist, a lot of traditionalists could be seen gracing the occasion.
In the last few weeks, Nigeria has been enmeshed in a series of crises after the EndSARS protest against police brutality was hijacked by thugs.
A lot of properties were destroyed across the country and Lagos state alone was said to have lost N1 trillion worth of properties to destruction by hoodlums.
According to report, the monarch will be returning to the palace on Wednesday, October 28.
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Ritual rites held at Isale Eko to welcome the Oba of Lagos and his staff of office to the palace. The Oba was forced out of his palace after a mob attacked the palace on Wednesday, October 21 and carted away his staff of office. The staff of office has been found and he is said to return to the palace tomorrow October 28. . . Follow @mediagist for more exclusive updates.
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