The newly installed Baajito of Egbaland, High Chief Tajudeen Sodiya has l attributed the peaceful atmosphere among his people to the benevolence of Alake of Egbaland, HRM Oba Michael Aremu Gbadebo, Okunkenu IV, CFR
Baajito, who is also the Baale of Gbalefa, stated that it has been HRM Oba Gbadebo that allowed himself to be used as a tool in the hands of God to make Gbalefa peaceful, added that he would remain grateful to His Majesty.
Sodiya, on Thursday, 13th September, 2018 at the Ake palace, Abeokuta, said, “I am the happiest today for the Egba Chieftancy title bestowed on me as Baajito of Egbaland. This to me is special as the title has established me as an authority of Egbaland in Gbalefa.
“As a way of appreciating the benevolence of our Royal Father, HRM Oba Michael Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, Okunkenu IV, CFR, and the Egba Traditional Institution, I am here again pledging unalloyed allegiance to the Egba Dynasty and to the service of
“I am ready to do everything within my capacity to attract infrastructure and human development to Gbalefa”.
Alake during the installation process of High Chief Sodimu as the Baajito of Egbaland supplicated the God Almighty to enmesh their foot in the land of Gbalefa to time indefinite.
Kabiesi said it is God that established Gbalefa, and by the secular authority of Egbaland, the people shall continue to prosper and multiply.
“Gbalefa shall know your time (Baajito) for goodness and peace. You shall live longer. The fortunes of Gbalefa shall continue to abound in Jesus name”, His Majesty prayed.
High Chief Sodimu thanked the Oba elect, Olu of Atan, for his fatherly support and prayed God blessing on him.
Sodimu also commended all sons and daughters of Gbalefa for their loyalty and support for Gbalefa. He asked for their continuous goodwill for more developmental projects in Gbalefa.
“I am once again inviting you all not to relent in your efforts in taking Gbalefa to lofty heights. Let’s strive to do our utmost to position Gbalefa in a favorable condition for the coming generation”.
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