Having shown finesse and young, the king of Iwoland in South West of Nigeria marks his birthday in Emir style. Having gone by the name the Emir of Yoruba land, the king has shown that a king can be modern and at the same time cultural. The king has over the time balanced culture with modernity.
As the reagent celebrates his birthday, he took to Facebook to appreciate his people. He called his people his pride which isn’t far from the reality. In his words he said ,”My 52nd birthday was a revelation of secret deeds. I thought they were truly hidden until my birth date exposed them. Even those concealed helps were disclosed by my well-wishers today. It was a moment of joy that despite low key merriment, people thronged to identify themselves with me. Of surprise was ever progressive masses of Iwo who in their hundreds came to greet me in my palace. Such was the first of it kind since enthronement. I appreciate your fraternity.”
The king took it to the techie level which is in tune with the current realities by appreciating the various messages the people and well wishers sent. He added , “I acknowledge and appreciate your text messages, calls and social media greetings. Your testimonies are challenge to do more, act more and aspire for more to the benefit of my kingdom, my state, my country, continent and the world at large. My people, you are my pride.”
Finally , the king wished everyone the best and prayed for his people and sustainace of democracy in the country. He concluded by saying , “While thanking you once again, I wish you all the very best of life in sound health, prosperity and long life.This is the true Democracy from Iwoland the home of parrots (Iwo Nile Odidere)”
Anthony Emeka NWOSU
OLUWO OF IWOLAND, ALASE LORI ORISA AKOKO, AROLE OLODUMARE AKOKO IN YORUBALAND AND ALL OVER THE WORLD