The Oluwo of Iwo Kingdom, Osun State, Oba AbdulRasheed Adewale Akanbi Ilufemiloye, Telu 1, is leading a special prayer session for President Muhammadu Buhari and Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola.
President Buhari has been out of the country for since May 7. He is said to be receiving treatment in United Kingdom for an undisclosed ailment.
According to Oba AbdulRasheed, the prayer session has become imperative at this time in Nigeria to foster a quick recovery of the president, and to plead for God’s guidance in the governance of both Nigeria and the State of Osun.
The special prayer session, which is also targeted at other national leaders and traditional rulers, holds at Oluwo’s Palace in Iwo by 10 am on Thursday 24th of August, 2017.
Invited for the prayer are Imams and top clerics in the state and members of the general public especially sons and daughters of Iwo, Ayedire and Ola-Oluwa LGAs.
The traditional ruler disclosed that buses had been made available at different parts of Osun to convey interested individuals to the palace for the prayer.