Ooni of Ife Donates N5m For Queen Moremi Beauty Contest

Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has offered N5 million to the first 1,000 aspiring aspirants of the forthcoming second edition of Queen Moremi Beauty Pageant contest slated for October.…

I’m Not A Christian Alone, I Practice All Religion, Says Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, says he partakes in all forms of religion in Nigeria. He noted that there was nothing demonic about ​any ​traditional religion and that…

Ooni of Ife is Above All, Says Prof. Wole Soyinka

Amidst the fracas surrounding the positional influences of the Obas in Yoruba land, Nobel laureate and playwright Wole Soyinka has come forward to declare that the Ooni of Ife is…

Ooni Approves Training For 6,000 South-West Youths in Agriculture

Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has given approval for the Ojaja II national image sustainable agricultural empowerment training scheme in South-West States programmed to train over 6,000 youths in…

Ooni Pleads for Oba of Lagos, Stop Castigating Him

By Adeola Oladele Unfazed by the development on Tuesday during which the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, shunned him at a public event, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi,…

Emir of Kano Visits Ile-Ife Crisis Scene, Commends Ooni’s Fatherly Role

The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido, on Wednesday, visited the scene of the March 8 clash between some Yoruba and Hausa residents in Sabo area of Ile-Ife, where he lauded…

Ooni of Ile-Ife Describes Nigeria’s Cultural Heritage As Huge Export Potential

Ooni of  Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has described Nigeria’s cultural heritage as a huge export potential capable of igniting economic transformation. The monarch said this at the joint…

Ile-Ife Crisis: Fasheun Flays Government’s Post Violence Crisis Handling, Commiserates With Ooni

By: Okunade Adekunle The Founder of Yoruba socio-cultural group, Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Dr Fredrick Fasheun, has condemned what it termed discriminatory arrests by the police following the ethnic clash…

Ooni Declares 3-Day Fasting, Prayers For Peace in Ile-Ife

In order to restore peace and harmony to Ile-Ife, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has declared fasting and prayers for three days to the indigenes and non-indigenes. Oba…

Ooni of Ife Visits UK to Attend 2017 Commonwealth Day Celebration

His Imperial Majesty Oba Adéyeyè Enitan Ògúnwùsì Òjàjà II, the Ooni of Ife is set to proceed on his official visit to the United Kingdom (UK), this March 2017, in…