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BREAKING: Osun Executive Bans Birthday party At Osun-Osogbo Competition

Osun State Commissioner for Tradition and Tourism, Hon. Obawale Adebisi has introduced that the once a year Osogbo Competition is not going to grasp this yr because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Within the remark launched on Wednesday, August 12, the Osun State executive issued a stern caution towards social actions/occasions within the state, together with gatherings on the Osun-Osogbo Competition.

In line with the federal government, the verdict was once essential taking into consideration the choice of voters who’ve examined sure to the worldwide pandemic within the state. On the other hand, it licensed the observance of conventional rites and routines related to the pageant, including that handiest approved individuals will probably be allowed on the match.

The remark reads; “The Osun State Executive is via this medium informing most people that this yr’s party of Osun-Osogbo Competition will probably be symbolic, as handiest the worshippers that may carry out ritual actions will probably be allowed into the grove.”

“Those worshippers should, alternatively, agree to the State Executive’s COVID-19 Protocols. To this impact, the State Executive has banned all social actions related to the party of the 2020 Osun-Osogbo Competition and prays that next gala’s will probably be higher celebrated on the go out of the present pandemic,” Adebisi famous.

In the meantime, 3 folks have died in Ekiti State on Monday, August 10 after Irate youths and Safety males clashes over the party of a conventional pageant, Naija Information studies.