Their claims got here on the heels of that of the Akinole-Oshiun household, who on the power of a Supreme Courtroom judgment, served these occupying the land discover of its plan to recuperate the property.
The land spans Agidingbi, Magodo, Alausa, the Central Enterprise District (CBD) and Ogba, amongst different areas.
At a information convention on the Ashade Royal Palace, Iga Iloti Compound, Ogba Ashade, Lagos, the Ashade Royal Household Secretary, Prince Bisi Ashade, stated the land “kinds half of a big portion of expanse of land owned from time immemorial, certainly earlier than the appearance of ‘Pax Britanica’, by the Ashade royal household by themselves and their ancestors over which they’d continued to train acts of possession nec vi nec clam et precario”.
He stated from 1890 when the dispute over the land first received to the court docket, to the “Supreme Courtroom judgment in O.Ok.O. Mogaji vs Cadbury Nigeria Ltd & ORS, reported in 1985 NWLR pt p. 393, to the Excessive Courtroom of Lagos State choice in swimsuit No. ID/1735/93 Oluwole O. Opayemi Vs. Wole Esan, delivered on December 5, 2003, the household’s proprietary curiosity as conventional house owners have been confirmed within the huge acres of land.”
In keeping with him, the 1985 Supreme Courtroom judgment held that the household owned all of the land at Agidingbi. He puzzled why the court docket would held in any other case within the verdict being paraded by the Akinole-Oshiun household .
He stated the land began from Agege, masking the entire of Ogba, Alausa (Abule Tapa), Abule George, Abule Fagba, Davies Farm, Randle Farm, Abule Taylor; forming boundaries with Oregun and as much as Shangisha and sharing boundary with Isheri; including that the Akinole-Oshiun household ‘’will not be recognized to us’’.
The Ashade household warned that anybody who offers in respect of the stated land with the Akinole-Oshiun household or every other particular person(s), besides by means of the solicitors to the Ashade royal household, does so at his peril.”
It stated it could go to court docket to hunt a keep of execution of the decision, urging residents, property house owners and different events to not fear.
Current on the briefing have been the Regent of Ogbaland, Omokehinde Ashade, the Eletu of Ogba, Prince Oyewole Ashade, different distinguished members of the Ashade household and the Chief Imam of Ogba, Alhaji Rafiu Salaudeen. (The Nation)