Kingmakers of the Akure Kingdom have elected Kole Aladetoyinbo as the new Deji of Akure.
The Street Journal gathered that the newly elected Deji of Akure however, awaits confirmation by the Ondo State Government following the conclusion of the selection process by the kingmakers on Sunday.
The winner contested the stool with 12 other princes.
The Deji’s stool became vacant following the death of Oba Adebiyi Adesida on December 1, 2013.
Since then, the late king’s daughter, Princess Adetutu Adesida Ajei has been acting as the regent of the town.