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Legislation #: 051094 Introduction Date: 9/1/2005
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER NASH
Title: Welcoming His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore to Kansas City, Missouri.

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8/31/2005 Filed by the Clerk's office
9/1/2005 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 051094

 

Welcoming His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore to Kansas City, Missouri.

 

WHEREAS, in 1983, His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore was crowned a traditional king of the Yoruba people from Ile-Oluji Ondo State in Nigeria; and

 

WHEREAS, His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore is visiting Kansas City this week to confer honorary chieftainships on a handful of Kansas Citians; and

 

WHEREAS, before becoming King, His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore started his working career as a teacher at Okegho/Iganna Grammer School Oyo State and later transferring to L.A. Secondary Modern School Ile-Oluji before crossing over to work in a bank; and

 

WHEREAS, His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore has held many positions to mention a few, he was a member of Ondo Divisional Sports Council, a Director of Ifesowapo Local Government, a member of Ile-Oiuji/Oke-Igbo Local Government Education Authority, a member of Ile-Oluji/Oke-Igbo poverty Education Programme Committee and vice-president of Ondo State Chambers of Commerce, Industry Agriculture Mines an power; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby welcome His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore to Kansas City, Missouri; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to His Royal Highness Oloja D.I. Adebawore in token of the highest esteem with which he is regarded by the Mayor and Council.

 

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