The ninety two-year-old Balogun of Modakeke, Chief Moses Oladejo Oyediran, from Ajombadi Compound in Modakeke has been installed as new Ogunsua of Modakeke.
Oyediran was adorned with Akoko leaves to symbolise his new status at a brief ceremony held Thursday evening at Palace Square, Ita Merin , Modakeke. He was later led into the palace by the Chiefs.
Immediate past Ogunsua , Oba Francis Adedoyin, from Olaogbin Ruling House joined his ancestors on August 4 , 2018 at an advance age of 96 years.
Oyediran, who was Balogun of Modakeke until his installation as Ogunsua , it was learnt , emerged new Ogunsua in adherence to the chieftaincy law of the town, which says, whoever is the Balogun will succeed the monarch of the town at his demise.
It was also learnt, if Balogun is too old or has a serious sickness, the Otun Balogun will be picked as Ogunsua.