The Oyo massacre has proven that our security agents needs to tighten their belts while securing lives and properties in all part of the country. According to various reports on Sunday, some unknown gun men reportedly stormed the Igangan area of Oyo state and wrecked havoc in the town by burning houses, cars and they also murdered people numbering about 10 according to BBC News Pigdin on police reports.
Following the sincere apology tendered by famous Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Igboho to the Ooni of Ife and others whom he referred to as Fulani slaves, the first class King has finally responded. Moses Olafare, the spokesperson of Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife waved off Igboho's insults as irresponsible adding that the venerable palace was not ready to reply Igboho officially. However, Ooni said he would take the threat of violence against him by Igboho lightly as it would be appropriately handled.
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Ooni Mourns Odumakin The Arole Oduduwa and Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has described late Chief Yinka Odumakin, who until his death was the spokesman of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, as an unforgettable patriotic descendant of Oduduwa and a positive factor in Nigeria’s democracy. In a condolence
It is shocking to know that the south west people whom are often refer to as the Yorubas are not really Yorubas as they are being called, but 'Ara Ife' The Ooni of Ifa, who is seen as the head of Ifa people made this shocking revelation in his Ille Oodua Palace on Saturday, as he recieve the Indigense of Otun-Ekiti and descentants of Olofin Ogunfunminire, who visited Ile-Ife to reunite with their root. The royal father, in his speech noted that all towns and settlements across Yoruba land had their roots in
One of the most recognised and respected traditional ruler in Nigeria, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has reacted to the killing of Yorubas and other residents of Igangan, Ibarapaland by suspected Fulani herdsmen. The Traditional ruler has asked the authority to smoke the killers out because Yorubas are not fools and that the people are ready to defend their land.
“Those farmers found dead were assasinated and security operatives will unveil the evil mind soon” - Ooni of Ife
Early morning of Friday, five farmers were found dead along Toro village which some news link to bandits attacks and others to the Ife and Modakeke long dispute. The Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi shedding light into the incident through his spokesperson, Moses Olafare made it known that the death of the five farmers by unknown assailants was not due to any dispute between Ife and Modakeke but an act of criminality.
Barely 24 hours after the freedom fighter for Yoruba land against of killings of Fulani's hit on the southwest leaders including the former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde and slammed some traditional rulers including the Ooni of Ife and Oluwo of Iwo against For becoming Fulani slaves, The Ooni Of Ife monarch has hit back on Sunday Igboho that the issues of violence against the monarch will be handled The Ooni Of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi has described the comments made against
The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, says he has forgiven Sunday Igboho and he is solidly behind him. Recall that Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho in a video said that the Ooni of Ife was a Fulani slave. Many people where against this ascertain by Sunday Igboho and prominent Nigerians like Femi Fani-Kayode reached out to Sunday Igboho who regretted ever making such speech. In another video, Sunday Igboho apologised to the Ooni of Ife and reports reaching us has it that the Ooni of Ife has forgiven him
The Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi, has described the statement made against him by the acclaimed Yoruba activist Sunday Adeyemo, prominently known as Sunday Igboho, as irresponsible In an interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Mr Ogunwusi, who talked through his representative, Moses Olafare, said the palace was not prepared to engage Mr Adeyemo formally on the matter but the issue of the threats of violence against the ruler would be attended to at the appropriate time Mr Adeyemo, while participating in a town hall meeting
Palace of the Ooni of Ife(Ile Oodua) in Ile-Ife has declared openly the ruling of the Ooni of Ife, Arole Oduduwa Olofin Adimula, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, to confer the prestigious chieftaincy title; THE IYALAJE OODUA on the Global Coordinator of the Annual AJE Festival & Lagos based international business mogul philanthropist, Princess(Dr) Oluwatoyin Kolade.
If You Have Seen or Shared Pictures of If You Have Seen or Shared Pictures of The Ooni's Newborn Baby, Please Take Note of This Warning
Since the arrival of the newborn prince of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, there has been series of pictures of the baby circulating on social media. Most of the pictures put on the internet are the conventional photos or even photoshops of babies that have no specific origin. This development appears to have gotten to the palace of the Ooni and a step has been taken over the trend. In a statement issued by the Media Director of Ooni's Palace, Moses Olafare on Tuesday, members of public were seriously warned
At last, the revered Yoruba King, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife has finally accepted the apology and forgiven popular Yoruba activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Igboho. Sunday Igboho had on Wednesday evening tendered an apology to Ooni of Ife over his explosive and offensive statement which he accused the respected monarch of disappointing the Yoruba race during his recent visit to President Muhammadu Buhari. The forgiveness was conveyed in a statement by Director of Media and Public Affairs, Ooni’s
Ife's Ooni, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Enitan, reacted to the comment made on him on Wednesday morning by Chief Sunday Igboho. The monarch said the comment of Sunday Igboho is irresponsible. According to a statement issued by Ooni of Ife Speaker, Moses Olafare, the King was not ready to engage on Sunday Igboho, but because it was a threat of violence, it would be treated properly. In a social media video, Ooni of Ife and other Yoruba leaders called Fulani slaves, Sunday Igboho also threatened to embassy and kill
There was tension among the residents of lle lfe on friday after the discovery of the dead bodies of five farmers along Toro road in the early hours of the day. The farmers were all male and are believed to be indigenes of Modakeke. Photo credit :Opera News (The Ooni of lfe,Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi)
Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho is a business man, human rights activist, politician and philanthropist. He recently released a trending video lambasting the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, when he visited the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari to discuss the herdsmen crisis in the South-West region. He claimed that the Ooni dissapointed the Yoruba people but later came out to apologise for such statement. Sunday Igboho released another video via social media claiming
The Ooni of Ife Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has finally spoken through his media aide Moses Olafare on the apology rendered to him by Sunday Igboho. Moses Olafare while speaking with “The Tribune Newspapers” said “Earlier Igboho had alleged that the ooni received dollars from President Buhari during his to the Aso Rock. Ooni visited the President due to the lingering crisis of herdsmen in Oyo state, and all over the south west. Ooni of Ife while speaking through his media aide said he is a father to all and he
Today the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi receives the crown prince Tadenikawo Adesoji Aderemi Ogunwusi and his mother to the Palace after the 21 days rites have been fulfilled. The monarch spokesman, Moses Olafare said the Prince was brought to the palace in a motor cade. The prince was received by 'agba ife' led by Obalufe of Ife, Oba Idowu Adediwura, the modewa led by Lowa Adimula of Ife High chief Adeola Adeyeye, and the emese led by Sarun Oriowo Oyeyemi among others. Usher into the palace is the
Ooni Ile Ife, King Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has pardoned the Yoruba revolutionary, Mr. Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho after apologizing to His Majesty. Igboho first spoke in a speech in which he slammed a visit by His Majesty President Muhammadu Buhari to Fulani pastoralists and Yoruba farmers. But Igboro explained that he was carried away by the tongue because of his concern for the Yoruba land. He said he did not want to be crowned as a child born in his native Yoruba land. A spokesman for
The Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi, has concluded that the remarks made against him by the acclaimed Yoruba warlord, Sunday Adeyemo, prominently known as Sunday Igboho, as a lie. In a restrictive phone mewrongs, Mr Ogunwusi, who talked through his representative, Moses Olafare, said the royal residence was not prepared to draw in Mr Adeyemo officially on the matter yet the issue of the danger of brutality against the ruler would be taken care of suitably. Mr Adeyemo, while participating in a virtual official
The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has called for the unity of the Oodua descendants all over the world in solidarity with the Itsekiri people in the choice of the new Olu of Warri.