Unconfirmed reports have it that the Awujale of Ijebu land, Oba Sikiru Adetona Awujale, has passed on.
The rumours have created anxiety in and around Ijebuland as frantic efforts are being made to ascertain the true state of the monarch. The Palace yet to address the rumours.
However, some other reports are claiming that the Awujale is alive and well, but had been sick for the past three weeks.
Oba Adetona was born 10 May 1934. He became Awujale in 1960.