The Otun Balogun Olubadan, High Chief Dr Femi Olaifa is dead.
He was reported dead at the University College Hospital, Ibadan in the early hours of Friday.
A source at the Olubadan palace who confirmed the death said the palace is yet to be officially briefed on the death.
But the Olubadan in Council and the royal lineage in Ibadanland were in mourning mood.
Late High Chief Olufemi Olaifa was part of the chiefs elevated by Oba Saliu Adetunji Ajeogungunniso in May 2016, as part of his first assignment as the new Olubadan of Ibadanland in accordance with Ibadan chieftaincy law system.
He was promoted from Osi Balogun to Otun Balogun of Ibadanland.