The member representing Egbado North/Imeko Afon Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon. Olaifa Jimoh Aremu, has described the late Olu of Imasayi, Oba Gbadebo Adesola Oni, as a  progressive personality with a perfect equilibrium of modernity and intellectual prowess.
In a condolence message to the  family of the deceased, the Imasayi people and the Yewa in general,  OJA, as fondly called by his supporters said the late Oba would be greatly missed.
While  lamenting the Olu’s passage, the lawmaker, who also described him as an upholder of tradition and culture of his people said: “we take solace in the good, impacted and fulfiled life kabiyesi lived as well as the peace, development and prosperity witnessed throughout his almost 30years period on the throne”. 
“To underscore the pedigree and capabilities of late Kaabiyesi; he was the acting paramount ruler of Yewaland from 2008 to 2012 and  until his demise the General Secretary of Yewa Council of Traditional Rulers with impressive tenure.
“He was a very active stakeholder in the socio – cultural and political affairs of Yewaland, Ogun West and the memory of his contributions in this regard as well as his committed passion to the progress of Ogun State will continue to linger within us.
“On behalf of the good people of Egbado North/Imeko Afon Federal Constituency, I commiserate with the Olu of Imasayi-in-Council, Oni family, Yewa Council of Traditional Rulers, and friends, particularly the entire kinsmen from Imasayi. I pray that Almighty Allah Subhanahu Wa ta’ala grant all of us the fortitude to bear the loss and grant Kabiyesi an eternal rest” he said.
The late Olu of Imasayi left the private sector as the General Manager of Union Beverages Limited, in 1990 to become the traditional ruler of his town.

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