BY OYE AGUNBIADE

It was indeed a gathering of elites, friends and loved ones as Sola Oguntoye of Radio Nigeria positive FM, Akure presented to the public His book titled UNVEILING THE TREASURES OF ILUTITUN, MORIBODO KINGDOM”.

The book showcases the natural endowments of the ikale community which has been in existence for years.

The Book on display

Speaking on the imperative of the book,  chairman of the occasion, Dr Dele Fagbohunka who lamented government’s attitude to the study of history called on Nigerians to take delight in history of the country.

Dr fagbohunka commended the author, Mr Oguntoye, saying the book would bring ilutitun into limelight.

While also appreciating the effort of Mr Oguntoye, the book Reviewer, Mr Ade Igbasan who was represented by Dr Olufunmi Fakuyi said the likes of Late Folklore musician, mama comfort Omoge, late Anglican Bishop, Joshua Ogunele and World female wrestler Odunayo Adekuoroye had etched ilutitun on the sand of time.

A politician, Mr Bimpe Olatemoju urged descendants of ilutitun to take after Sola Oguntoye by contributing to the development of the community.

The author Mr Sola oguntoye in an address said the book was borne out of the need to showcase his untold discoveries about ilutitun which inturn would make the ancient community a tourist center.

Staff of positive fm Akure at the event

Dignitaries at the book launch included the PDP deputy governorship candidate in the last election in ondo state, Mr ikengboju Gboluga represented by Mr Kunle Akingbulu, Dr Olusegun Akinyombo and some staff of Positive FM, Akure led by Mr John Ebiofini of the news department.

 

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