Photos and videos have emerged, showing the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, recently wearing the oldest crown of Oduduwa. The photos show how the monarch was assisted by his aides while surrounded by a crowd of his subjects and well-wishers. Tradition can be defined as the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has revealed what President Muhammadu Buhari told him about a well known Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Igboho, when met with President Buhari. While speaking, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi made it known that he visited Buhari and informed him of the reason for Sunday Igboho's agitation.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has disclosed that he was told by President Muhammdu Buhari to warn self-acclaimed secessionist agitator and Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Igboho to 'stay calm and exercise patience' but he refused to heed the warning. The highly revered monarch, who made this known during a chat with The BBC, blamed Igboho's current troubles on his failure to listen to traditional rulers and elders in the Southwest, adding that he surrounded himself with too many wrong advisers.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi , Ojaja 11 has regretted the detention of Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday Igboho in Benin Republic. According to BBC interview, the Ooni said during the meeting between him and President Muhammadu Buhari, he (President Buhari) said Igboho needs to be calm and patient.
Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (The Ooni of Ife) has disclosed that he advised Sunday Igboho (The popular Yoruba Nation activist) over his actions after he met President Muhammadu Buhari. (Image Credit: Information Site). The Ooni of Ife said that Sunday Igboho ignored President Buhari's warning and followed the negative advice given to him by some people.
On Friday, August 20, 2021, residents of Ife-Modakeke were shocked to learn of the gruesome murder of their kinsmen, who were farmers from Modakeke town along Toro Road, by unidentified men suspected to be bandits, and this gruesome act, which has sparked tension in the state, prompted Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi to call a meeting in his palace.
Many Nigerians have begun to react to the trending picture of former President Olusegun Obasanjo paying homage to the new Olu of Warri, Tsola Emiko who was installed as the 21st traditional ruler of the Warri kingdom. (Photo Credit - Facebook) In the trending picture on social media platforms, the former Military President was seen kneeling in front of the new monarch.
Photos have emerged, showing how worshippers stormed the 2021 edition of the Olojo Festival in Ile-Ife. The colourful event which was recently held in Osun State showcased the arts and culture of the Yoruba people who occupy the Southwestern part of the country.People from around the world recently converged at Ile-Ife to attend the 2021 edition of the Olojo festival.
Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife explained that the prayers rendered during the Olojo festival 2021 would change Nigeria. The Ojaja II, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi gave the confidence during the “Ancestral Traditional Propitiation,” on Monday 27th September 2021 in Ile-Ife, Osun. The propitiation comprises an annual visitation by the Ojaja II to his family compound in Ile-Ife after the Olojo festival celebration.
Former Nigeria president, Olusegun Obasanjo has visited the new Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III in his Palace. The picture was made available by BBC Pidgin. In the picture, former president Olusegun Obasanjo was seen kneeling down in front of Olu of Warri as a sign of respect for the new King.
Yoruba foremost traditional ruler, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has stated that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, was advised to exercise patience before his arrest in Cotonou, Benin Republic. The monarch said if he had listened, he would not have found himself in his current travail.
Yoruba monarchs arrives Benin for Igboho's trial Photo Credit: Punch Two delegations from the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso 1, are currently in Benin Republic to observe the proceedings of the court case involving Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho.
Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has held a meeting with some Yoruba leaders on the arrest of Sunday Igboho according to BBC Yoruba. Recall that Sunday Igboho was reportedly arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic by security operatives on Monday night when he was traveling to Germany.
The prayers offered during the 2021 Olojo festival, according to Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, will transform Nigeria. The assurance was given by Ojaja II during the “Ancestral Traditional Propitiation” on Monday in Ile-Ife, Osun. The appeasement entails the Ooni's annual visit to his family compound in Ile-Ife following the Olojo celebration.
Two delegations from the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso 1, are currently in Benin Republic to observe the proceedings of the court case involving Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho.
According the spokesperson of the Osun police command, Yemisi Opalola, five persons have been confirmed killed by unknown gunmen in Ile-Ife. The victims were said to be on their way to their farm on motorcycles early on Friday morning when they were ambushed and gruesomely murdered. The identities of the five persons who were killed is yet to be ascertained.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, former Governor of Edo State and ex-chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, among other prominent Nigerians paid condolence visits to Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State over the exit of his father, PA Emmanuel Abiodun.
The delegates appointed by the association of Yoruba Traditional Rulers Council have arrived Benin Republic for the trial of Sunday Adeyemo popular known as Sunday Igboho. The Council headed by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi had meeting few days ago and decided to show support for Igboho by sending delegates to witness his Court hearing.
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)
It was confirmed that 5 people were killed by unknown gunmen in ile - Ife town,which is located in Osun State. SP Yemisi Opalola, who was the spoke person of the command gave the confirmation saying that those victims were on their way to the farm using their motorcycles.