One of the first class monarchs in Lagos, His Royal Majesty, Oba Idowu Abiodun Oniru, has passed away.
Oniru died in Lagos after a brief illness.
He was aged 82.
He was born in September 6, 1937 when Oniru Palace was at Igbodu, a village within Egbere (native name of Victoria Island)
Late Oba Idowu Oniru is the Architect of the modern and sprawling Oniru estate in Victoria Island. He did a lot to make Oniru estate what it is today.
Under his reign, Iru land, the host of the a highbrow Oniru and Victoria Island, became a mega location with investments and buildings worth hundreds of billions.
Oniru celebrated 80th birthday two years ago.