Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has finally received his new Olori after the necessary rites have been performed, the Palace said.
“Her Majesty, Olori Moronke Naomi Silekunola Ogunwusi is the new Yeyeluwa Oodua. Necessary rites fully performed,”
There was jubilation at Ile-Ife, Osun State yesterday. As the Ooni received his new wife at the palace, a day after he marked his 44th birthday.
The palace said he married the woman because of her spiritual strength. Which is what she will bring to the kingdom and the fear of God in her.
According to the Director, Media and Public Affairs of the palace, Comrade Moses Olafare, confirms Naomi as the Ooni’s new wife.
He also revealed that the marriage rights were done privately in Akure, Ondo State and she was later received at the Ooni’s palace.
“Her Majesty, Olori Moronke Naomi Silekunola Ogunwusi is the new Yeyeluwa Oodua.
“Necessary rites fully performed, ”