After much deliberation and pain staking process of finding the right candidate to fit in into the position of the ruler of Yoruba’s cradle land,the council of Chiefs in ife has finally elected Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi of the Giesi ruling house as the new Ooni of Ile-Ife, this was assured by the Osun State governor Rauf Aregbesola in a  press statement.

Ogunwusi as the New Ooni of ife
Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

The governor 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.

Appointment of  a New Ooni of Ife
Letter of appointment of the New Ooni of Ile-Ife