Former governors Ayo Fayose (Ekiti), Olagunsoye Oyinlola (Osun) and Adebayo Alao-Akala (Oyo) are among dignitaries attending the inauguration of Engr Seyi Makinde as new governor of Oyo State.
Makinde who arrived Obafemi Awolowo Stadium venue of the inauguration at about 11:00am, in company of his wife had a tough time finding their way through the mammoth crowd at the stadium.
Also present are traditional rulers across the state including the new Ibadan obas. Various Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders, groups and supporters are among the mammoth crowd at the stadium.
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and the Alafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi are also present.