The chief Imam of Oyo Land, Sheikh Mashood Abdul Ganiyy Adebayo Ajokidero III, Land is dead,
A post on his official Facebook page confirmed his demise.
It reads: “As salaam alaykum. InnaLillah wainna Ilaihu raajiun. We Announce The Demise of the Grand Chief Imam Of Oyo. May Almighty Allah grant him Jannatul Firdaos. Amen”
Report says the cleric had been sick for a while before he passed on Wednesday night.
He was one of the longest-reigning Grand Imams in the state.