Some Mogajis under the banner of Progressive Mogajis in Ibadan have advised residents of the city to go to the polls on Saturday to cast their votes without fear of intimidation from any quarters.
Spokesman for the Mogajis, Mogaji Remi Babalola said they are desirous of a people oriented government in Oyo State and charged the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Adebayo Adelabu and other contestants to put the people’s welfare first.
The traditional family heads in Ibadanland however cautioned that the traditional institution should be insulated from partisan politics.
Babalola said: “Enough of these hungry, jobless and political hoodlums who tag themselves Mogaji.
“We would also like to congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for their success at the poll.
The Mogajis include: Mógàjí Remi Babalola, Mógàjí ile Ogidi of Ajegede Oke Ofa; Mógàjí Tunde Aboderin Mógàjí ile Aboderin, Kudeti; Gbadebo Oladejo, Mogaji ile Abelemure, Kannike-Odoye, Mógàjí Lekan Busari, Mógàjí Taiwo Akande Moronfolu, Mogaji ile Odunlami, Olorisa Oko, Kayode Taiwo Alaka, Mogaji ile Opayinka of Kosodo and Mógàjí Ayobami Odetola, Mógàjí ile jagun Aipola Kosodo.
Others are: Mógàjí Adegboyega Adegoke, Mógàjí ile Allen, Tunji Ajala Mogaji ile Odugade Aremo, Mogaji Samuel Sunday Kilanko Mogaji ile Ariyibi Oje-Igosun, Mogaji Ogunsesan Samson Oluwole, Mogaji Agbo ile Ogundapo Idi Ose Oja Igbo, Chief Lasisi Olosunde, Mogaji Okegbemi Elekuro, Chief Osu Adekanmbi Apapa, Mogaji Apapa Labiran, Alh.Chief Yekinni Oyedeji, Mogaji Jegede Oke Labo, Chief Latifu Adesokan, Mogaji Ogunkeye Alagbede Oke Oluokun, Apostle Emmanuel O. Adegbite, Mogaji Adegbayi, Chief Oladejo Ojekunle, Mogaji Onibaba Nalende, Chief Fatai Lamidi, Mogaji Jogun Alade, Chief Adedeji Aderemi, Mogaji Oni Jolaiya ltutaba, Chief Sunday Lajumoke, Mogaji Otun Lajumoke Oja Oba, Chief S.K. Ajadi, Mogaji Gbopa Olorisa Oko and Chief F.O. Christopher Olubodun, Mogaji Oni Olupo Aremo.
Also in the list are: Chief Mufutau Olalekan Akinloye, Mogaji Oke, Alh. Chief Jimoh Owo Iya, Mogaji Ketu lnalende, Chief Oyetunde Jokotola Isiaka, Mogaji Ladele Alalubosa Ode Aje, Chief Ganiyu Adepoju, Mogaji Opere Oke Ado, Chief Gbolagade Muili, Mogaji Were Elekuro, Chief Adewale Adeleke, Mogaji Oluokun Alagbon, Chief Sunday S Adebayo, Mogaji Momoh Aremo, Chief Lasisi Oyebamiji, Mogaji Yeosa, Chief Folahan Ayodeji, Mogaji AjimojasanChief Hassan Odebunmi, Mogaji Olulotan Kobiowu.
The rest are: Chief Muritala Olatinwo Bello, Mogaji lle Aroolu Labo, Chief Saheed Adekunle Oyero, Mogaji Tolani Oke Labo, Oloye Oladiran Alabi, Mogaji Basorun Fajinmi, Chief Yisau Salami Ogunsoye, Mogaji Omilabu, Alh. Chief Ahmed K. Adekunle Olukolo, Mogaji Olukolo Abebi, Chief Sunday A. Oladimeji, Mogaji Oladimeji Nalende, Alh. Chief Sakariyau A. Lawal, Mogaji Arowotosuna Oke Offa, Chief Gbadamosi Oladapo Lapite, Mogaji Lapite Nalende, Chief Lasisi Adegbesan, Mogaji Abimbola Gbenla and Alh. Chief Dauda Akanji, Mogaji Olugbohun.