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October 26, 2015

Ogunwusi emerges 51st Ooni of Ife

Ogunwusi emerges 51st Ooni of Ife

New Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi

Barely three months after the death of  Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi of the Giesi ruling house has emerged the 51st Ooni of Ile-Ife, Osun State governor Rauf Aregbesola has said in a press statement.

New Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwunsi

New Ooni of Ife, Enitan Ogunwusi

Aregbesola said in the brief statement that the kingmakers of Ife had completed the required process and communicated the choice of Prince Ogunwusi to his office for approval.

Ogunwusi takes over from Oba Sijuade, who died on July 28, 2015 in a London hospital.

See statement below:

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