Obasanjo Ridicules Oyo monarchs, Orders them to Stand up


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday dressed down Oyo traditional rulers ordering them to stand up.

The occasion is during the inauguration of a 34.85 km Oyo-Iseyin Road and the completed Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Iseyin Campus, which houses the College of Agricultural Sciences and Renewable Natural Resources.

Addressing the monarchs in Yoruba, the ex-President told them to make it a point of duty to respect governors and president and ordered them to stand up.

The moment that was captured on video has gone viral, dividing opinions among netizens.

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