OLUOKE CELEBRATES ONE YEAR ON THE THRONE

Just like yesterday; thousands of people gathered at the Okeigbo Civic Centre to celebrate our new king, Oluoke of Okeigbo and to thank God for the privilege to have a highly cerebral, educated, acceptable and well connected monarch as the new Oluoke of Okeigbo. Baba’s reign on the throne of his fore-father marks the era of a NEW OKEIGBO KINGDOM. Exactly a year ago, 14th of September 2018, His Excellency Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu officially presented the staff of office to His Royal Majesty, Oba Lawrence Oluwole Gbadewole Babajide, (Bamigbala 1),…

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Founder of Okeigbo Kingdom

Sidenote: Derin Ologbenla so much loved Oke Igbo that he decided to stay there even when he became the Ooni of Ife, he was ruling remotely from Oke Igbo. He was the only Ooni that ruled from outside Ife town, and no one questioned his authority. Ifetedo, Okeigbo and Ife are of the same people, culture and language despite the fact that Okeigbo is in Ondo State. === Derin Ologbenla the founder of Okeigbo was a warrior from Ile-Ife whose trade was to prosecute war on behalf of the poor…

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ANOTHER BOLD & INNOVATIVE FEAT ATTAINED TELLING AFRICA……

The Republic of Ireland was agog at the arrival of the foremost African Monarch Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi ( Ojaja II) the Progenitor of the black race with his 10 man delegation comprising of 4 traditional monarchs and their aides as well as Media Director at Ooni’s Palace, Olafare Moses on the 22 June 2019. The warm reception by the Embassy of Nigeria in Ireland as led by the vibrant Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. V.A Adeleke and the Team TellAfrica as led by our erudite CEO TellAfrica, Gbemisola…

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Ooni Preaches Love & Peace As He Meets Nigerians In Dublin Ireland, Identifies Disunity As Bane Of Development

By Palace of Ooni The Arole Oodua & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has described the disunity among Nigerias as a bane of the country’s development, saying the people must love one another and be ready to live in peace and harmony as one family if Nigeria must succeed. The African foremost monarch expressed this in Dublin on Monday during his courtesy call on the embassy of Nigeria in Ireland as part of his one week royal visit to the European country.. The CEO of TellAfrica…

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WE HAVE DEVISED MEANS TO KICK BAD FULANI HERDMEN OUT OF YORUBALAND & NIGERIA, OONI ASSURES

The Arole Oodua & Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has assured Nigerians that the country’s traditional institution has devised a means through which the criminals among the Fulani herdsmen who are behind the menace of insecurity in Yorubaland and other parts of the country will be kicked out soon. Ooni Ogunwusi who is the Co-chairman of the National Council of Traditional Rulers gave the assurances during the courtesy visit of the Emir of Borgu, Alhaji Muhammed Haliru Dantoro, Kitoro IV, to his Ile-Oodua…

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OONI CHARGES HISTORIANS ON DEEPER RESEARCHES ABOUT YORUBA-IGBO FAMILY TIES

Sequel to the mixed reactions that trailed his declaration about the age-long relationship between the Yoruba natives and the Igbo people of South Eastern Nigeria, Ooni of Ife & Arole Oduduwa, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has charged historians to deepen their research on African history. The Spiritual leader of Yoruba race worldwide made the call on Wednesday while playing host to a prominent Igbo monarch, His Majesty, Eze Chukwuemeka Eri, Ezeora 34th, Aka Ji Ovo Igbo, Enugwu Aguleri, Anambra State. Ooni Ogunwusi who is the Co-chairman of the…

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2019 WORLD’S WATER DAY: OONI CHARGES AFRICAN GOVERNMENTS ON UNITED NATIONS 2030 WATER AGENDA

Arole Oduduwa and Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi(Ojaja II) has joined the international community to commemorate the 2019th edition of the World Water Day. In a statement signed by his Director of Media & Public Affairs, Comrade Moses Olafare, Ooni Ogunwusi described water as an indispensable companion to all living things, adding that it is the sole means of human survival. While acknowledging the irreplaceable nature of water, the co-chairman of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria lamented that billions of people across the world are…

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