Brazilian Ambassador and others Bag Chieftaincy Title in Olu-Oje
Tag it unprecedented and you would have nailed it right where it matters. His Excellency, Ambassador of Brazil, Fransisco Carlos Soares Luz conferred with the title of JAGUNMÓLÚ ÀṢÀ OLÚ-ÒJÈ and his better half, Her Excellency Mrs. Ivana Panizzi Luz, YÈYÉ JAGUNMÓLÚ ÀṢÀ OLÚ-ÒJÉ.
This pioneering act of foresight by a Yorùbá monarch brings HRM Ọba Adéyínká Adéṣínà Àkòfẹ́ Ọbáwálé; Arólú(I) Olú-Òjé Òjénpetu Yorùbá Community of Gadumọ Kingdom, to another kind of limelight among other royal fathers.
During the conferment, he laid so much emphasis on the exceptional attention the veteran diplomat has been giving to all that concern culture. He has further strengthened and nurtured the erstwhile strong bond between the Yorùbá Community and the Federative Republic of Brazil and facilitated a greater traffic between the two countries. These were parts of the reason the title was conferred on him and his wife.
The Cultural and Educational Attaché to the Consulate General of Brazil, Mr. Adéníran Arímọrọ̀ also got the title of Fàṣàgboyè Olú-Òjé in recognition of his tireless cultural exploits.
Other chiefs that were honoured with a title were:
Ọmọọba Chief Adésọjí Tàlàbí (MD/CEO Fritots Global Communications PTY Ltd.) – Mójútáṣà Olú-Òjé; Ms. Onome Ogo-Ovwigho (Onome Signature) – Àṣàáwùnmí Olú-Òjé and Ms. Mary Onete Kasim – Àṣàágbèmí Olú-Òjé.
The monarch in company of his wife also conferred the titles of
Àṣàáyẹ̀lú Olú-Òjé and
Gbáṣàníyì Olú-Òjé on Messrs Ísíákà Ọláyínká Aìná (Easy Kampala) and Akíndiméjì Samuel Ọ̀násànyà respectively.
Their Excellencies Ambassador Fransisco Carlos Soares Luz and his wife expressed their surprise, joy and appreciation to the monarch, his Olorì, his chiefs and community. Not leaving out the staffs and the facilitators of the historical event; FROSEA GLOBAL ASSOCIATED LIMITED for deeming it fit to expose his gentle exploits to the royalty.
He promised to keep up the good work wherever he serves and to keep the Nigerian bond alive.
Also present at the event were Reverend Sam Ikpea, National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club; Barrister Rónkẹ́ Kọkú, founder and president of Doors Youths Empowerment initiative; members of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club and all the Consular staffs.