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…

Ooni of Ife to Host Corporate Gathering in London

His Imperial Majesty, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, will host a massive gathering of corporate personalities in London, United Kingdom in March. A UK-based organisation, Babatunde…

Religion is dividing Nigeria – Ooni Laments

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has lamented the divisive tendencies of religion in the country. The Ooni spoke in Abuja yesterday as a Guest Speaker at the…

Osun 2018: 2 Reps Members Ready to Slug it Out With Omisore

By: Adeola Oladele As the race for Osun gubernatorial election in 2018 gathers momentum, two serving  lawmakers in the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party…

Culture Needed To Be Impacted On The Younger Generation – Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ojaja II, has appealed to both Federal and State Governments to make the teaching of culture a compulsory subject for students of…