Princess Adesola Ogunwusi, one of the Ooni of Ife’s sisters, has graciously welcomed his fifth wife, Princess Ronke Ademiluyi.
Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II married Princess Ronke Ademiluyi on Friday, October 20th, according to Creebhills.
Ushering her to the palace, Princess Adesola warmly welcomed the new wife, stating she is welcome into their family.
Taking to her Instagram, she congratulated the new Queen on the success of her wedding.
“Congratulations to our beautiful queen Aderonke Ogunwusi, you are welcome to our family”.
Ooni marries fifth wife
Kemi Filani news reported that the traditional wedding of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II and Princess Ronke Ademiluyi was held on Thursday, October 20th.
Osun State was on a shutdown as their Monarch tied the knot for the fifth time.
Photos and videos from the traditional wedding ceremony made it way to the internet.
In videos circulated online, the beautiful bride could be seen entering the hall in grand style as the Ooni’s chiefs asked for her hand in marriage.
As with his previous weddings, the Ooni was nowhere in sight.
The royal guards and maids, palace chiefs and royal staff were there to represent the Yoruba monarch. Read more here.
Ooni of Ife’s fifth wife
Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, who is the soon-to-be 5th wife of the Ooni, has known the King before he ascended throne in 2015.
The London trained lawyer is a very well known entrepreneur who shuttled between the UK and Nigeria. Ronke is the founder of the popular fashion showcase platforms, the AFWN & AFWL franchises. As a prince then, the now Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi’s company, was one of the major sponsors of the ‘Africa Fashion Week Nigeria’ the fashion showcase platform founded by Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, who is a single mother of one. As a princess in Ile Ife, Ronke’s great-grandfather was Ooni Ademiluyi Ajagun.
Moreover, she is in charge of the Queen Moremi Initiative; a global ambassador and founder of the Adire Odua. Her wedding to the Ooni comes up three days after his 48th birthday on October 17.