5 Nigerian Traditional Rulers Who Died in 2015
See list of 5 Prominent Nigerian Traditional Rulers Who Died in 2015 :
1. Ooni of Ife
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade died in the United Kingdom on July 28 . He was 85 years old at the time of his death.
2. Olu of Warri
The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse II died on September 5 in Lagos state. Prior to his death, he had been on the throne since 1987.
3. Tor Tiv
The Tor Tiv, Alfred Akawe Torkula, died on November 23. He was 71 years old at the time of his death.
4. Emir of Gusau
The Emir of Gusau, Alhaji Muhammad Kabir Danbaba, died on March 5 in Abuja. He was 91 years old at the time of his death.
5. Emir of Borgu
The Emir of Borgu, Senator Haliru Dantoro Kitoro III died on Friday, October 30 in Germany. He was 77 years old at the time of his death.