The annual Eid El Kabir of the Muslims Faithfuls third day is always culminated into the Ojude Oba colourful festival under the first class paramount King of Ijebuland, Alayeluwa , His Royal Majesty , Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona.
The Ojude-Oba festival is known to the Ijebus as a major festival that brings them together.
The native age grades (Regberegbe) converge at the Awujale’s palace to pay homage to the Royal Majesty, the Awujale of Ijebuland and to seek the peace and progress of Ijebuland.
The festival is celebrated on 3rd day after Id-El-Kabir. Ojude Oba festival is celebrated amidst pomp and pageantry.
It attracts all Ijebus both home and abroad. International tourists do come to witness the colorful festival that entails booming of guns and horse riding by the Baloguns and Olorogun.
Today the people of Kosofe and Lagos East will storm Ojude Oba festival to felicitate with the Ijebu Ode born politician, Senator representing Lagos East, Chairman Committee of Industry, Sen. Adebayo Osinowo (SAO). The Wellwishers and associates of SAO have since styled today festival as ” Ojude Pepper” Who has planned to host his guests at a special event centre in ijebu Ode.
What a doctor is to a patient that is what Sen. Adebayo Osinowo (SAO) is to many political office holders in Lagos East indeed Lagos State. Today special guests attendance will never be in doubt as the crème de la crème of the society will storm 2019 Ojude Oba festival to honour the kingmaker at Ojude Pepper .f