17 Years after the demise of monarch of Erin Ijesha, Osun State Governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbeshola has approved the appointment of Prince Isaac Adeyeba Ayeni as the new Akinla of Erin Ijesha in Oriade Local Government area of the state.
The appointment came 17 years, 17 days after the demise of Oba Adeyinka Adeosun. Reasons for the almost two decades of delay was attributed to the seemingly unending tussle among the rulling houses of the town.
The rustic town was thrown into wild jubilation and fanfare when the newsn broke that the 52 years old renowned Engr. Isaac Adeyeba of the Ayeni Royal family of Osefiri Rulling House has been chosen as the new Akinla of Erin Ijesha.The town houses the popular tourist site, Erin Ijesha Waterfall.
After performing the initial traditional right, the new monarch assured the people of the town of a new dawn and rapid development. Since his appointment as the new monarch, his residence has become a Mecca of sort to indigenes of the town and other well wishers. The coronation date yet to be fixed.
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