The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji is mourning as he recently lost one of his daughters, identified as Mujidat Alagbada, on Tuesday in an auto crash and has been down since then.
A source at the palace, who preferred anonymity because he had no authority to speak on behalf of the Ibadan monarch, said Mrs. Alagbada died after a taxi she chattered was involved in an accident around the Lagos end of the Lagos-Ibadan Express
He said, “Olubadan is sad because of the death of his daughter. She was the wife of a popular music promoter, Alagbada. She was going to her shop when her personal vehicle broke down. She chartered a taxi but on the way, the taxi was involved in an accident around the tollgate in Lagos.
“She later died of injuries she sustained in the accident. The Olubadan has received support from Ibadan elders and council of chiefs. She was buried on Wednesday according to Islamic rites.”
Sources said that the late Princess Mujidat who had been buried according to Islamic injunctions in Ibadan.