The Ogun State House of Assembly has ordered the arrest of Nollywood actor, Goriola Hassan for parading himself as the Oba of Imobi in Ijebu East Native Authorities Space of the State.
The Meeting requested security agencies to arrest Hassan inside 14 days of the passage of its decision after refusing to honour three invitations.
The Meeting’s request was consequent upon the presentation of the report of the Home Committee on Native Authorities and Chieftaincy Affairs by its Chairman, Bolanle Ajayi, who later moved the movement for its adoption, seconded by Ganiyu Oyedeji and supported by all of the lawmakers by means of a voice vote at a plenary presided over by Speaker Olakunle Oluomo.
The Committee’s observations indicated that Hassan had transformed a authorities constructing to non-public use; disobeyed the orders of a constituted authority to cease parading himself because the Olu of Imobi.
The report stated his actions had been inflicting stress that would result in a disaster amongst Imobi indigenes if not checkmated.
The Committee affirmed that the Onitasin of Itasin remained the one King and prescribed authority in Imobi Land and had not granted any such consent to Hassan
The Committee in its suggestions directed that the federal government constructing, which was the Authorities’s Group Dispensary Home at Fotedo, Imobi earlier transformed to non-public use by Hassan be taken over by the group and he ought to be declared wished and handed over to the safety businesses for presentation earlier than the Meeting accordingly.
The decision additionally enjoined the Ministry of Native Authorities and Chieftaincy Affairs to take essential steps to make sure that the stated Hassan stops parading himself as a monarch within the space.
The Meeting had earlier prolonged three separate invites to Hassan on Tuesday, tenth August, seventeenth August and Thursday, 2nd September 2021 respectively, all of which he failed to reply to.