The Executive Chairman of Abeokuta North Local Government of Ogun State, Prince Adebayo Ayorinde has expressed his heartfelt condolence to the family of His Royal Majesty, Oba. Dr. Saburee Babajide Bakre, Jamolu 11, the Agura of Gbaguraland, who joined his ancestors on Wednesday 14th June 2023, was until his death the 9th Agura of Gbagura land, and was buried according to Islamic rite on Thursday 15th June,223.

Prince Ayorinde described the late Agura as humility personified whose

character is worthy of emulation as he lived a full fulfilled life.

The Council boss reiterated that Agura’s reign has brought peace, unity, and sporadical development among the people of Gbagura land both at home and in the diaspora.

Furthermore, Ayorinde said Agura’s demise will be a great loss to the entire Aguraland, Abeokuta,  and Ogun State in general. He also prayed to God Almighty to grant the departed soul a peaceful rest and gives his wife, Children,  family, and the whole Aguraland the fortitude to bear the loss.



Fagbire Oluwarotimi

Ag.Head of Information, Education & Sports.

Abeokuta North Local Government

15th June 2023.

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