IN PICTURES…The Historic Visit To The Source: Oba of Benin Visits Ooni, Aregbesola

The Oba of Benin Oba Ewuare II on Saturday visited the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II in Ile-Ife, Osun State.

The Ooni received the revered monarch at his Enuwa Palace in Ile-Ife. Both traditional rulers also paid a courtesy visit to Governor Rauf Aregbesola.

Oba Ewuare II’s visit marks the first time in 37 years that an Oba of Benin is visiting Ile-Ife.

Prior to Saturday’s visit, Oba Ereduiwa’s visit in 1981 was the last visit by an Oba of Benin to Ile-Ife.

Oba Ewuare II also visited some significant places including the Oranmiyan groove.


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