Thursday the 24th of November 2022 was filled with massive hours of great joy and amusement in the vast Otto Kingdom as the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, represented by Hon. Bolaji Kayode Robert (Bibiire) SA to the Governor on Local Government and Community Affairs presented the Staff of Office to His Royal Majesty Oba Bashir Abisoye Odesanya Oloto as the Oloto of Otto land. The installation of Oba Bashir was done in line with the registered declaration regulating the selection of Obas in Lagos State.
For those who may not be in the know, the Oloto Royal clan are owners of the massive landscape of the Lagos Mainland. The Oloto dynasty is ranked among the A-ranked obas in the entire Yorubaland.
HRM Oba Bashir Abisoye Oloto’s installation after the united consensus of the Ruling House of Otto Kingdom that His Royal Majesty, Oba Bashir Abisoye Odesanya Oloto candidate ascend the throne of his Forefathers.
The Governor urged the newly installed traditional ruler to make tremendous efforts in improving the lives of the people in his kingdom by ushering in prosperity, peace and progress through engagements with stakeholders and organisations in his community.
HRM Alayeluwa Oba Bashir Abisoye Odesanya Oloto the Oloto of Otto and Paramount ruler of Lagos Mainland.
The installation event witnessed the huge presence of the creme de la creme of Yoruba traditional institution of the indefatigable and insurmountable monarchs such as HRM Oba Fatai Oyeyinka Aromire The Ojora Of Ijora & Iganmu Kingdom, HRM Oba Lateef Adams, Onikate Of Ikate Surulere, HRM Oba Onisabe Of Igbobi Sabe, Chief Lateef Aderigbe Ajose Opeluwa Of Lagos, Chief Jubril Adisa Fashola Oloto Aro Of Otto & Mainland, Aare Tomori Taniwomo Ayinde Williams The Aare Onikoyi Of Yoruba Land, Chief Shamsideen Alade Pedro Eletu Of Otto & Mainland, Chief Lamina Kareem The Ojomo Of Otto & Mainland and many more dignitaries.
Eulogy of the new Oloto:
Omo Oloto arokunsha, ogijimagba anikangbologbo sanle omo onile pupa lode otto, omo aseun ma pekan omo apekan ma fun obinrin je omo olupejobi oloto arokunsha, omo olumokun ojora apasa, omo olufadekan onitana ekipa, omo meku ake aromire akeruwasa omo Efunluyi onikoyi esho omo lakaba.