Orompoto: | |Orompoto| was an |Alaafin| of |Oyo|, also the empire's titled ruler. His father was Oranyan or Oranmiyan and his brother, according to the historian Samuel Johnson, was Sango.. Life. Oyo Empire. He was said to have tamed many wild animals, and he also reigned for an incredibly long time. Some traditions of the oral record hold that she was miraculously transformed into a man before assuming the throne there. He is synonymous with the Yoruba deity of the same name, putting his historicity into question. Yoruba states. , This article will be permanently flagged as inappropriate and made unaccessible to everyone. Are you certain this article is inappropriate? google_ad_slot = "6416241264"; In 1975, the head of state General Murtala Ramat Mohammed included Oba Adeyemi in his entourage to the hajj. Oyo Empire; Rulers of the Yoruba state of Oyo google_ad_height = 600; Their territory, a constituent rump state, is located in contemporary Nigeria. Oyo, Oyo State, is the seat of the line of the rulers of Oyo. google_ad_width = 160; Following Oduduwa, Oranyan, and Ajaka, Jakuta was the third Alafin of Oyo. His incredibly long reign positiones him as a more legendary figure or at least semi-historical. Ajaka was an Oyo emperor who was twice on the throne. Territory located in present-day Nigeria.Since the 1900 political absorption of the kingdom in Northern Nigeria, the traditional monarchy was either a tool of British indirect rule or … Lamidi Adeyemi succeeded Alaafin Gbadegesin Ladigbolu II in 1970, during the governorship of Colonel Robert Adeyinka Adebayo, after the end of the Nigerian Civil War. 1960 to 1968 – Bello Gbadegesin Oladigbolu II (as Nigerian Traditional Monarch), Oba. He was the brother ... World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled. Then, he was working as an insurance clerk. google_ad_height = 90; He is syncretized with either Saint Barbara or Saint Jerome. 1956 to 1960 – Bello Gbadegesin Oladigbolu II (as British Vassal), Oba. He was said to be handsome and had up to 1,460 children by his hundreds of wives. Bello Gbadegesin Oladigbolu II (Belo Gbadegesin Oladigbolu II) (1960-68) vaka (1968-70) Lamidi Adeyemi III (1970-nuna) Oyo, Oyo State, is the seat of the line of the rulers of Oyo. Reproduction Date: