Some may wonder why a Traditional Ruler (Woman) is not allowed to marry or have a spouse, but it is simply because their culture forbids it, and there are only a few villages in Nigeria where women are allowed to reign. One of the communities is Iboropa-Akoko, which is located in Ondo State's Akoko North-East area.
Culture is diverse, what is accepted by particular group of people may be seen as a taboo in another society. While many communities in Nigeria preserve the stool of traditional ruler as an exclusive right of men, there are still few other communities who bow for women and allow them to rule the land. One of such communities is Iboropa-Akoko in Akoko Northeast area in Ondo State who has a young woman as the traditional ruler of the land. The Regent of Iboropa-Akoko in Ondo State, HRH Princess Tinuade Ayomikun
THE OLUBOROPA OF IBOROPA AKOKO,ONDO STATE , First and the youngest female Traditional Ruler of Iboropa Public Administation Humanitarian. Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola, in Ondo State, is the Regent of Iboropa Akoko. At age 17, she became Iboropa Akoko's regent, from Oro's ruling house after her father's death. She has been on the throne for over four years. It has been so fun for her to become the Regent of Iboropa Akoko. Just after her father's death, the family came together to talk about who the Regent
Many Nigerians strive to set the pace even in the face of challenges and obstacles. The current regent of Iboropa-Akoko in Akoko Northeast area of Ondo State, Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola is one of those few Nigerians who have set the pace. Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola, Oluboropa of Iboropa emerged first female traditional ruler in Nigeria to attend NYSC camp while still on the throne. The female monarch who did her NYSC Orientation camp in Minna, said none of her fellow corps member knew she
Some people will be wondering that why will a Traditional Ruler (Woman), not allowed to have a boyfriend or get married, but it's just that their culture doesn't allow it and it always few communities in Nigeria where women are allowed to rule. One of the Communities is Iboropa-Akoko in Akoko North East area in Ondo State. The First and Youngest Traditional Ruler, Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola, THE OLUBOROPA OF IBOROPA AKOKO,ONDO STATE got to the throne at the age of 17 years in 2015 when her father died,
While some regions and societies strictly preserve the throne of traditional rulers as an exclusive rights of men, there are few communities in Nigeria where women are allowed to rule. One of such communities is Iboropa-Akoko in Akoko Northeast area in Ondo State. The current Regent of Iboropa Akoko in Ondo State is Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola. Princess Tinuade Ayomikun Babalola ascended the throne as the regent of Iboropa-Akoko in 2015 at the age of 17 years when he was still a student of Public Administration