His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife, has taken a new bride today in Benin, Edo State.
The monarch who fell in love with Wuraola Otiti Zynab Obanor has ended his first marriage with Adebukunola Ogunwusi who he married in 2008. Though she was present at his coronation, the Oba not long after disassociated himself from her to avoid controversy while he courts Wuraola.
Though the festivities started yesterday, the traditional marriage is expected to kick off at noon at the Edo Hotel, Okada Drive, GRA Benin City, in Edo state while a thanksgiving ceremony of the traditional union will hold tomorrow at the Royal Court of Ife, Aafin, Enuwa Square in Ile-Ife, Osun state.
The first part of the wedding is being held in Benin as it Wuraola, the new Olori has roots there as well as Ile Ife. The ceremony is expected to be attended by first class Kings, political rulers, business moguls and socialites from all parts of the country.
See the Oba’s arrival and more photos below!
Photo credit: Wedding Digest Nigeria
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