Unveiling of the New Queen: The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has introduced his latest wife, Opeoluwa Elizabeth Akinmuda, to the public. The king, who reportedly married Akinmuda in May, is preparing to officially welcome her into the esteemed Royal Palace of Oodua in Ile-Ife.
Celebratory Event: Invitations have been sent out for the Thanksgiving service and reception of the new queen, signaling the significance of this occasion. Esteemed dignitaries are expected to grace the event, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 20, 2023. The grand celebration will be preceded by the traditional entry of the Queen into the ancient Ife Oodua Palace on Thursday.
The Sixth Addition: With the marriage to Opeoluwa Elizabeth Akinmuda, Oba Enitan Adeyeye now has a total of six wives. His other wives include Olori Mariam, Olori Tobi Phillips Ogunwusi, Princess Ashley Adegoke, Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, and Temitope Adesegun. The addition of Akinmuda to the royal family further expands the Ooni’s household.