Rejuvenation : Oyo Ministry of LG organized a day retreat to reposition chieftaincy Institutions in Saki.
As part of the efforts to consolidate and elevate the institution of Chieftaincy which is of tremendous importance to Oyo State, particularly, in the area of socio-economic development,the institution which is the
embodiment of rich culture, agent of development, and catalyst of change which must be maintained,the Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters has organized a day retreat held at the Council Chambers of Saki West Local Government Secretariat, Saki on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018.
Recall that a role of the chieftaincy institution in the state building cannot be overestimated and the involvement of chiefs in promoting economic development cannot be over emphasised.
The development featured the attendance of stakeholders involved including the Commissioner for the Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters, Bimbo Kolade, the Head of Service, Mrs Hannah Ogunesan, among others.
It is also on record that this is not the first meeting to walk down this road. Oyo State Government had engaged in reviewing the 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration made pursuant to the 1957 Chiefs Laws and other relate Chieftaincies in Ibadanland.