Why Ipokia remains a historical town in Yoruba land (Permanent member, Ogun state TraditionalCouncil) ~Ajasa-Info

BELOW IS THE LIST OF 54 OBAS WHO ARE ENTITLED TO WEAR CROWNS IN YORUBA LAND AS COMPILED IN 1931:

1.Oni of Ife.
2. Olowu – Abeokuta.
3. Alaafin- Oyo.
4. Oba Ado – Ado-Benin.
5. Ore Otun – Ottun.
6. Orangun – lla.
7. Awujale – Ode.
8. Ajero – ljero.
9.Olojudo – Ido Ogundaru.I
10. Ilara- Ara.
11. Elekole Ikole.
12. Owa-ljesa.
13. Oloye- Oye
14. Alake- Abeokuta.
15. Ewi- Ado.
16. Alaye- Efon.
17. Ologotun.
18. Akarigbo – Shagamu.
19. Oloyi Ife Oyi lfe (Jebba).
20. Agura – Abeokuta.
21. Ogoga – Ikere.
22. Oshemowe Ondo.
23. Oshile – Abeokuta.
24. Elemure -Emure.
25. Onigbajo – Igbajo.
26. Olowo Oko Owwo.
27. Olowo lle Owo.
28. Ewusi – Shagamu (Onimakun)
29. Onise – Ise.
30. Olojudo Ido Efon.

30. Olojudo Ido Efon.
31. Owa ldanre.
32. Alajogun – Ajase.
33. Oba Dada – Dahomey.
34. Onibara – Abeokuta.
35. Onire- Ire ti Oye.
36. Oloton – oton Koro.
37. Owa lgbara Igbara
38. Olojudo – Ido Oshun.
39. Oniseri – Iseri.
40. Oloja Oke Imesil.
41. Oloja Oke – Imesi l.
42. Ologere – Ogere.
43. Ol… -Obagun.
44. Elepe -Shagamu (Alupon).
45. Owalubo – Ubo.
46. Onilawe Ilawe.
47. Onipokia – Ipokia.
48. Onitede Tede.
49. Olohan – Ohan (Ara).
50. Alapa- Agbonda.
51. Oloba- Akure.
52. Oniro Iro.
53. Olota- Otta.
54. Onitori – Itori.


In 1937, the first conference of all Obas of Yorubaland held at Oyo, The Ooni of Ife presided. In 1938, the second conference was held at Ife, the Ooni of Ife presided. In 1939, the conference was held in Ibadan, the Ooni of lfe presided.


In 1940, the conference of Yoruba Obas was held at Abeokuta, the Ooni of Ife presided. In 1941, the conference
was held at ljebu-Ode the Ooni of Ife presided. In 1942, the conference was held at Benin City the Ooni of Ife presided.


It was the custom at the conference for the Ooni of Ife to sit in the east and the other Obas on his right and left. The right
Governor sat in the west with members of his staff, the Governor would depart with his entourage and the Ooni
would take control.

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