Ekimogun Festival which was scheduled to hold in Ondo Town this year December, this year (2018), has been cancelled following the death of Chairman of the Credit Switch Technology, Chief Ope Bademosi.
Bademosi, who was also the chairman of a socio-cultural organisation in the town, the Ondo Development Committee, was reported to have been killed last week in his Lagos resident by his cook, Sunday Anani.
Anani was, however, arrested at Yaba area of Ondo town by the men of the Nigeria Police while the deceased’s wife was also invited by the police for interrogation.
The cancellation of the 2018 edition of the festival was announced by the ODC in a statement on Wednesday by the Chairman of the Publicity Sub-committee of the organisation, Alhaji Yemi Adewetan.
Alhaji Yemi realises a statement, urging the people of Ondo, “All Ondo sons and daughters with our well wishers should please continue to pray for the peace, progress and harmony in Ondo Kingdom.”