The Ooni Of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has married Princess Temitope Adesegun as the sixth wife within months
The wedding, which was conducted in Lagos today, October 24, was tagged: “elegant meets royal” was held at Magodo, Shangisha area of Lagos.
Princess Temitope’s wedding to the Ooni is coming four days after the monarch’s marriage to his fifth wife, the founder of African Fashion Week, Ronke Ademiluyi, who is the great-granddaughter of the 48th Ooni of Ife, late Oba Ajagun Ademiluyi.
In videos uploaded on social media, the bride is seen dressed in a white traditional outfit with matching headgear.
Like his previous weddings, the Ooni was not in attendance but members of the palace stormed the venue to represent the king.
In a video, the Ooni’s sisters are seen dancing.
In attendance at the wedding was herbal medicine practitioner, Quincy Ayodele, who is seen dancing alongside the monarch’s sisters.
Temitope is a princess from the Adesegun Ibipe Royal Dynasty of Ago-Iwoye in Ijebu North Local Government Area, Ogun State.
The monarch’s new wife has a diploma in linguistics from the University of Lagos. She also has a diploma certificate in data processing from the University of Lagos as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the same varsity.
She recently teamed up with the Ooni to set up the Hopes Alive Initiative, which provides amenities to underserved communities.