PHOTOS: Ooni of Ife welcomes his new bride to the Palace

Ooni of Ife welcomes his new bride
Ooni of Ife welcomes his new bride

Yesterday, the Ooni’s father was in Benin, the Edo state capital, marrying a wife for his son. Today, the Ooni has welcomed his new bride to his palace in Ile-Ife, Osun state.

Read also: Ooni of Ife set to marry wife No. 2

9c4d6bb33750ddecbf78fe34c9d22a71Bound by tradition, the king was conspicuously absent at the traditional wedding ceremony that took place at his bride Wuraola Otiti’s family residence. The marriage was conducted by proxy.


See also: PHOTOS – Ooni of Ife absent at his own wedding


But once the traditional marriage rites were all done and his bride was brought to him, the King went all out to receive her. A thanksgiving ceremony of the traditional union held today at the Royal Court of Ife, Aafin, Enuwa Square in Ile-Ife, Osun State… d3c532451d8b90d95366fa9fb14e0d6b

The king and his new queen looked very regal and every bit the royalty that they are…956da7319fcc9f1b9453f7bc977de0e4 12572ab53c8825997124dcbd6ee40d13The thanksgiving ceremony was followed by a grand wedding reception at the Palace of His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II. See photos of the new Olori below…

All the gist and speculations aside, the chic is fine sha!

Read also: What happened to the Ooni of Ife’s first marriage

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