Thecitypulsenews learnt that come this friday, the rocky and ancient city of Abeokuta, capital city of Ogun State will go agog as successful sports administrator, politician and social advocate Hon Bukola Olopade will be installed as the Osi Asoju Oba of Egbaland, while his lovely wife Yetunde will become the Erelu Osi Asoju Oba of Egbaland.
The paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo (CFR) Okunkenu IV, Alake Of Egba will be the one to install the chieftaincy title on the duo at his palace in Ake, Abeokuta, the event starts from 10am.
Olopade popularly known as “Ozogula” by his teeming friends and associates is well noted for throwing top notch parties and events is the brain behind top rated Access Bank sponsored Lagos City marathon, Abeokuta marathon 10km race and the Remo ultra-race.
Before venturing into sports administration and marketing, Olopade was the Ogun state commissioner for youths and sports under the administration of Otunba Gbenga Daniel and is a name in the nation’s sport circle.
The reception will hold at Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL)Event Center,Abeokuta from 1pm. Music will be dished out by Tolu, son of Egba born music legend Chief commander Ebenezer Obey.