• God truly exists, I’m a living example of what He can do – Ooni of Ife

    God truly exists, I’m a living example of what He can do – Ooni of Ife

    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi on Tuesday averred that the Almighty God is the Alpha and Omega, stressing that he is a living example of what God can do as his ascendance to the throne is nobody’s making.

    It would be recalled that Ooni had recently been criticized by some Yoruba elders for kneeling down to pray to God. But in a swift reaction, the monarch said he committed no crime by the act, saying, “no King on […]

  • Throwback photo of Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi with the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade

    Throwback photo of Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi with the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade

    Late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade is pictured with then Prince Adeyeye Ogunwusi, now the 51st Ooni of Ife.

    Late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade is pictured with then Prince Adeyeye Ogunwusi, now the 51st Ooni of

  • I have hawked rice, sugar on the streets of Ibadan – Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

    I have hawked rice, sugar on the streets of Ibadan – Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has recounted his growing up experiences and challenges which according to him shaped his life.

    He recalled how he hawked for his mother, noting that his upbringing was quite humble and not as people would imagine.

    He told the Newsmen, “I used to help my mother, who was born into a family of business people. My two grandmothers were business people in Ife. My maternal grandmother used to go to the North to buy rice […]