The monarch was bedridden for months prior to his death.
The Obalufon of Sepeteri, Abdul-Kareem Oyesiji Akanji Alatise III, is dead.
The monarch who died on Wednesday at the age of 85 was said to have been bed-ridden for some months.
Mr. Akanji spent 27 years on the throne having been installed on April 19, 1986 by the Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Adeyemi.
Palace sources stated that his remains will be buried on Thursday according to Islamic rites.