The Owa-Ale of Ikare in Akoko Northeast Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Samuel Kolapo Adegbite-Adedoyin is dead.
The renowned traditional ruler and lawyer passed on at 85.
Sources said the foremost monarch passed on early today at his palace located at Okorun area of Ikare after reigning for 48 years.
Although the palace is yet to officially announce his demise, it was learnt that Oba Adegbite-Adedoyin died during a brief illness.
Until his death, Owa-Ale was the President of a group of Ondo state traditional rulers under 130 Crown Obas and member of the State Council of Obas.