• Ooni Fires Olugbo Over his Assertion on Moremi

    Ooni Fires Olugbo Over his Assertion on Moremi

    Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi , Ooni of Ife, , has disagree with the Olugbo of Ugbo in Ondo State, Oba Fredrick Obateru Akinruntan, over his comments describing the Yoruba heroine, Moremi, as a conspirator. Ogunwusi made this known in a statement by his media aide, Moses Olafare, on Sunday.

    He wondered why a Yoruba monarch would refer to Moremi as a traitor because she liberated her people from incessant invasions.

    The Olugbo, in his comments earlier, had said: “Our forefathers descended from […]

  • Ooni of Ife Unveils the Tallest Statue in Nigeria, the ‘Moremi Statue of Liberty’ in Ile-Ife (Photos)

    Ooni of Ife Unveils the Tallest Statue in Nigeria, the ‘Moremi Statue of Liberty’ in Ile-Ife (Photos)

    Ooni of Ife has unveiled the tallest statue in Nigeria, the Moremi Statue of Liberty, located in Ile-Ife, Osun State.

    Influential Yoruba monarch, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, has unveiled the tallest statue in Nigeria, the third tallest in Africa.

    The Moremi statue of liberty which is a 42 feet tall statue with 30 risers, was constructed right on the spot where Moremi lived several centuries ago.

    According to Stans Mukoro who shared the photos on social media, the statue […]