The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Rasheed Akanbi has reacted to the news of his suspension by stating that Osun state traditional council has only recommended his suspension from the council, adding that such requires the approval of the state governor.
Speaking via his verified Instagram page, he further stated that he remains the one and only Oluwo of Iwo land.
“Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi Telu is the one and only Oluwo of Iwoland. He was never suspended as Oluwo of Iwoland. Osun State Traditional Council has only recommended his suspension from the council meetings and activities for six months on the guise that his conduct (been too flashy, stylish, human rights defender and swagging) and that is even subject to Governor’s approval, This clarification is important for public notice!”