The Alaafin speaks out.

The Alaafin of Yoruba talks about his power to elect and gives Title to the Worthy men and women in the land of Yoruba.

He said this at the conferment of chieftaincy titles of Atobaase and Ayedero of Yorubaland on Messrs Babajide Agunbiade and Shina Peller, respectively.

The paramount ruler, who described Agunbiade and Peller as eminently qualified for the titles, said that “from time immemorial, I’m a king and head of the Yoruba Nation. I’m the only king in Yorubaland who can confer chieftaincy title on a worthy individual, man or woman, to cover Yorubaland.”

He further added that,he confer the title to men and women of notable, Worthy and good character. Such are the likes of the two personality listed above.

Yoruba as a land have a constitution thought unwritten, so the leaders must be chosen or selected carefully,the Alaafin further added.