Lagos King Sulaimon Raji Adeshina, the Oniba Ekun of Ibaland is trending.
Oba Adeshina, formerly known on the streets as Jafo Authority – or Authority Jafo – was the chairman of the Lagos state chairman NNAMORAL, the umbrella body for Okada (commercial motorcycle) owners and riders in pioneer transport union body, Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN).
He remains an influential player in the affairs the Okada riders even after he took the throne under the distinct title name of “Ilufemiloye Ajagungbade 1” in 2020.
Information available to SocietyNow.Ng revealed that the Oniba Ekun is not trending based on his antecedents but recent appearance at an event.
He was “emblazoned” in shiny jewelries that has sparked reactions about authenticity and worth.
A short video of the Oniba at the outing continues to receive unending sharing and comments SocietyNow.Ng learned.
The jewelries include different gold bangles and a long gold neck -chain with a big gold pendant of the head of lion , instead of the signature leopard associated with his title.
Oba Sulaimon Adeshina’s title is Oniba Ekun. In Yoruba language, Ekun is Leopard while the Lion on his chain is Kiniun.
A member of the famous Team Lagos, the King known on the streets as Jafo Authority is not new to attracting comments based on his turn-out at occasions- especially regarding his adornments.