Youths of Ilara Mokin community in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State on Friday’s evening throw commotion their monarch’s palace over yam festival.
Angry young men, who accuse their traditional ruler Alara of Ilara-Mokin, Oba Aderemi Adefehinti, of refusing to participate in this year’s Yam Festival, attacked the king with his wife.
It is believed that the teenager was shocked by the king’s decision to shake the role of his kingdom after he was supposedly born again.
During close combat, the king’s wife, Olori Adefehinti, was displeased because he was beaten and injured by the youths when the king was rescued through the exit behind the palace.
Femi Joseph, a state police spokesman, confirmed the development and said the situation was now under control