Emir of Ilorin Crowns Adisa Owala King of Music

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Council of Obas and Chiefs in Kwara State, Alhaji Dr. Ibraheem Zulu Gambari has crowned Ilorin born popular fuji maestro, Alhaji Ismail Abolaji Adisa popularly known as Adisa-Owala as the new King of Music.

This was contained in a statement signed by the general secretary of Performing Musician Association of Nigeria, PMAN, Kwara State Chapter, Alhaji Tajudeen Arikewuyo Loko and copies made available to Sobifm today in Ilorin.

PMAN thanked Emir of Ilorin for bestowing its state governor the honour while congratulating Alhaji Adisa-Owala and welcomed the new royalty-title as a deserved one and prayed that Almighty Allah grant him longevity and grace to make effective use of the title.

In his remarks, Alhaji Adisa Owala thanked Emir of Ilorin and prayed to Allah to grant the Emir long life and good health to continue galvanizing Emirates and its environment in the right direction.

He equally thanked Council of Ulamahs, Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union IEDPU, PMAN, FUMAN, FIBAN, media houses and all associations for the love shown.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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