The Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi on Sunday, December 15, has divorced his wife, Chanel Chin, saying “she is now an ex-Queen of Iwoland.
Chanel Chin hail from Jamaican
Chanel Chin, the daughter of Jamaican raggae star, Ludlow Chin also known as Bobo Zaro
Bobo Zaro is known for songs such as the hit single Pain, a collaboration with Contractor and Capleton, the video of which has been seen by millions of viewers in Africa via Channel O in South Africa and the Sporah TV show via SkyTV.
Though the reason for the separation between the traditional ruler and his ex-wife, a Jamaican who had a boy named Oduduwa for him could not be ascertained, a statement signed by the monarch’s Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Mr Alli Ibraheem confirmed the development.
Statement released by Chief Press Secretary
“Ms Chanel Chin is an Ex-Queen of Oluwo
“This is to inform the general public most especially friends and associates of the Oluwo of Iwoland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba (Dr.) Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, Telu I, that Ms Chanel Chin is an ex-queen of his majesty.
“This information is necessary for the attention of the general public to avoid representation on proxy or accordance of respect attached to the sacred stool of Oluwo to her.
“For personal irreconcilable differences, Chanel Chin ceased to be his Majesty’s queen. We equally enjoin the public to disregard any business transaction or request with her using the office of his majesty.
” We wish her the best in her new journey.
Alli Ibraheem, CPS to Oluwo