Ooni of Ife denies accusation meted against him by US based lady, says she is a victim

Earlier, Legit.ng reported that a lady named Elizabeth Odunlami took to accusing the Ooni of Ife of promising her marriage and then going off to marry someone else. As it appears, Oba Adeyeye Enitan has come out to deny the accusation through a statement. The woman who was bitter about the supposed betrayal had claimed the Ooni of Ife also used her name to get a contract that earned him millions of dollars Elizabeth took to Facebook to make this staggering accusation against the king. Elizabeth wrote a full length rant while trying to make her claim convincing. According to her, her choice to air her grievances came from the weighing humiliation the acclaimed betrayal had brought upon her. “As a matter of fact, you promised me to be your next queen before Naomi, whenever i asked you if you have someone, you were always in denial. On certainty, you told me that all your so-called spiritualists positively accepted me as your new queen…” It would seem that the Ooni of Ife has caught wind of her accusation. And he has now responded her accusation accordingly. This he did on Wednesday, October 24. Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi who recently married an evangelist Naomi Oluwaseyi has emphatically stated in a statement that he did not make any promise of marriage to the lady and he certainly did not engage in any extramarital affair with her. In the wake of this astounding revelation, the king took to clearing his name in a press release which was signed and made public by the palace’s director, media & public affairs, Moses Olafare. The words contained within the statement made by the Ooni regarded Elizabeth whose identity is yet to be confirmed as a victim of fraudulent activities. According to the Oba, she had fallen prey to one of the people who impersonate him in order to defraud her. Oba Adeyeye who had earlier warned about this rampant impersonation of his identity said he felt sorry[…]

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Ooni of Ife celebrates 44th birthday in style

Africa is a continent that has a very rich culture. For this reason, traditional rulers and monarchs are highly revered. Ile Ife, an ancient city in Nigeria, is said to be the cradle of the Yoruba race and the traditional ruler of the city is known as the Ooni. The current Ooni, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, was born on October 17, 1974, and he recently clocked 44. To celebrate, he took majestic photos as he was surrounded by family and well-wishers. The Ooni received his staff of office on December 7, 2015, after the death of the former ruler, late Oba Okunade Sijuwade, who died on July 28, 2015.

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BBNaija winner Miracle meets Ooni of Ife, shares his experience online

– It’s not every day one gets to meet a first class monarch. Miracle Ikechukwu got to experience this recently – He shared photos and video of himself meeting the Ooni of Ife – The BBNaija winner looked very excited to be in the king’s presence Winner of popular reality show Big Brother Naija Miracle Ikechukwu has relatively maintained a low profile since his win. He rarely appears at star studded events his fellow ex-housemates frequent choosing instead to share photos and video of himself at the gym or just driving in his car. However, he was recently spotted hanging out with royalty in the person of the Ooni of Ife Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II. It is unclear where their paths crossed but Miracle is seen paying homage to the king. This is coming after popular musician Davido also visited the first class king in his palace in Ife. OBO was accompanied by his girlfriend Chioma and other members of his 30 Billion Gang crew. He even wrote about his experience on Instagram. He shared his experience in Yoruba. See his post below: “Ile Labosimi Oko .. Daddy eshe fun gbogbo Ife teni Si mi Ekpe fun wa .. igbaodun Odun kan niooo .. Proud to be the Son of the soil ! Thank You My KING.”

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