Late Deji was detribalised, peace loving, says Sulta

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By SundiataPOST, Abuja

 The Sultan of , Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has described the Deji of Akure, Oba Adebiyi Adesida, as an extremely detribalised Nigerian, whose  for peaceful co-existence was unparalleled.

The Sultan said this in a message of condolence to the government and of over the death of the .

In the message signed by the Secretary of the Sultanate Council, Alhaji Attahiru Hussaini, the Sultan also described the demise of the Deji as a great loss only to his immediate or , but to the entire country.

He appealed to his , government and the entire Nigerians to bear the irreparable loss.

The sultan described the as a very active member of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN).

Abubakar recalled the invaluable contributions of the late Deji of Akure during the recent 6th General Assembly of the council, which held in .
The statement also quoted the Sultan as extolling the sterling qualities of the deceased towards ensuring and unity of the .

Before his demise, the deceased was the paramount ruler of Akure and the of the Council of Obas .