The Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland – High Chief Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja, Bar Sharafadeen Abiodun Alli and host of other Leaders of Zenith Labour Party were in Fiditi and Oyo yesterday as a confidant and close associate of the former Governor of Oyo state buries his mother – Alhaja Nimotalai Adepeju Alli, the Iyalode Adinni of Fiditiland who died this morning.
A statement by Barr. Olajide Olanipekun, who is ZLP publicity secretary in the state, said that Ladoja arrived Fiditi home of Alhaji Ademola Wasiu Alli around 4pm with a large entourage of ZLP Chieftains among who were – Bar. Sharafadeen Abiodun Alli, Engr. A.I.M Olaniyan., Chief Remi Olajide, Hon. Bimbo Adepoju, Hon Kazim Adeyinka Bibire, Dr. Adepoju, Hon. Ibiyemi Nurudeen, Hon. Mufutau Ogunremi, Alh. Lanre Latinwo, ACP Rasaq (RTD), Alhaja Sade Ajayi, Alhaja Bola Animashaun and his numerous loyalists.
Hon. Femi Aikomo, Hon Busari Olarinre Moriyeba, Hon. Olusola Ajibade, Hon James Bolaji and the ZLP chairmen in AFIJIO, Atiba, Oyo East and Oyo West Local Government were at hand to receive the former Senator and other ZLP Chieftains from Ibadan.
Prophet T.O Oyeniyi, Baba Modebe was also present at burial ceremony.
The Chief Imam of Fiditi, Alhaji Oyelere led other Islamic clerics to conduct prayers for the late Iyalode Adinni with Chief Ladoja on the front line during the prayers.
The former governor later led other ZLP Chieftains to Boroboro Area in Atiba Local Government Area, Oyo where the internment took place.
Alli, a confidant and close associate of Chief Ladoja while appreciating Ladoja, Alli and host of other dignities that honoured his late mother announced that the final Burial ceremony and Fidau prayers will hold in 40 days time after the Ramadan.