The oldest king in Nigeria Oyo State, Oba Afolabi, the Onilua of Ilua, is dead .
According to reports, the monarch passed on in the early hours of Saturday after a brief illness.
The late monarch was born to the Afolabi family in Ilua, in 1879 and was king 38 years ago at the age of 102.
The late monarch, who was a commercial farmer at Arigidana, Baba Ode in Itesiwaju Local Government of the state before his coronation as king, succeeded Oba Majaro in 1981.
Oba Samuel Durodola Afolabi II died at age 141 years old.