Senator Isiaka Adeleke, has sent a message of congratulation to the new Oluwo Of Iwoland, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi and the good people of Iwoland, on his ascension to the exalted throne of his forebears. The first executive governor of Osun State recalled with pride, glory to God and sense of nostalgia, the enviable role, God used him to play in 1992, by installing the Late Oluwo Of Iwoland, Oba Ashiru Tadese, when he held forte as the governor of Osun State. This was contained in a message of goodwill, signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Olumide Lawal.
Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke said, he was of the opinion, that Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi’s reign will witness accelerated development for Iwoland in all ramifications as a traditional ruler, who has traversed the globe far and wide, urging him to bring his wealth of experience to bear on the throne. The Chancellor of Adeleke University and the Asiwaju of Edeland, reiterated, that Iwoland should continue to take its pride of place in Osun State nay Nigeria. Senator Isiaka Adeleke called on Iwo indigenes at home and in diaspora, to rally round the new monarch by investing heavily in overall infrastructural development of Iwoland.
Senator Isiaka Adeleke, promised to continue to identify with Iwo and her people with absolute love and commitment to her overall development, as he sees Iwo as home to him, anyday, the first executive governor of Osun State, advised Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, to see himself as a father to all without discrimination, urging him to draw closer to all those that contested the race to the throne with him, as there was no victor nor vanquished.