His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi(Ojaja II) the Ooni of Ife on Thursday and his Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi(Yeyelua) is pictured surrounded by the dynasty of Yoruba kings who accompanied him on his US tour.
The Orangun of Ila HRM Oba Wahab Adedotun(Bibiire 1), HRM Timi of Ede HRM Oba Munirudeen Adesola Laminisa 1, Ajero of Ijero Oba Adewole Joseph, Olubaka of Oka-Akoko Oba Yusuf Adeleye, HRM Obama Adedapo Aderemi the Alayemore of Ido-Osun, HRM Oba Olufon of Ifon Oba Al-Moroof Magbagbeola, HRM Oba Elerinmon of Erinmo Oba Ajayi Micheal, HRM Oba Onigbaye of Igbaye Oba Joseph Morontoye, HRM Oba Alaagba of Aagba Oba Ogunwole Joseph, Alara of Ara Oodaye, Adagba of Iyanfoworogi, all accompanied the 401st Yoruba Deity on this momentous trip. In ancient times, the Ooni would never leave Ile Ife so it is a sign of modern times that he has flown thousands of miles on this trip in a mission to attract foreign investors for economic development in Yoruba regions and environments.
As well as the kingmakers represented by HRH Oba Saka Olawusi the Obaloran of Ilode, Highchiefs Adekola Adeyeye Jaaran of Ife, Highchief Akinropo Zaccheus Waasin of Ife and Jimo Awe , Arode of Ife, the Ife Priesthood Obadio of Ife, Chief Ifarotimi Faloba, Obalesun of Ife Chief O.O. Dada, Lokore of Ife Adegbolabo Agun, and Eredumi of Ife Chief Omiwenu Odeyele also made the trip.
Later today 12th June, Ooni Ogunwusi will attend the 2016 annual Odunde Festival in the city of Philadelphia.
Oonirisa’s US tour will be climaxed by the annual convention of Egbe Omo Yoruba in Dallas with a royal dinner organized by the Ajilesoros at Houston Texas on 25th June 2016.