By A’Rasaq Soffiyyah
The Onidimu of Idimu Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Oba Azeez Adewale Olayeni Dada Aluko Olugoke II, is dead, reports thegazellenews.com
This medium learnt that the monarch, a First Class Traditional Ruler and prominent member of the Lagos State Council of Obas and Chiefs, died early Sunday, 14 May, 2023 after a prolonged illness.
The foremost monarch was the traditional ruler of Idimu Kingdom for 19 years having ascended the throne on 19 April, 2004 during the second term of the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as Governor of Lagos State.
A politician of note before ascending the throne of his forefathers, the man nicknamed ‘Iron Chamber’ when he was a politician, brought development and growth to Idimu Kingdom and he would also be remembered for his peaceful reign and steering roles he played in uniting the Awori indigenes.