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Ooni recieves wife, baby, after 21 days compulsory ritual rites


After completing the compulsory 21 days ritual rites, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has received his new born baby, Prince Tadenikawa and his Queen (wife) into the palace.

The information was released to the public through the media aide to the respected Monarch, Moses Olafare.

The statement from the palace said the new palace baby were warmly received chiefs and we’ll wishers.

He said that the duo (Queen and baby) were received at a traditional abode called Ile Nla.

He said, “Ooni came out through the sacred ILE IGBO in accordance to the full culture and traditions of Ile-Ife as always observed whenever the reigning Ooni receives his newly born Prince into the palace after the necessary rites of 21 days.

“After receiving his son, Ooni accompanied by relevant spiritual aides swiftly took him straight into the inner chamber of ILE IGBO for the necessary spiritual confirmation as demanded by traditions.

“The monarch later came out from ILE IGBO with smiles and majestic dance steps welcomed by thunderous shouts “Kabiyesi ooooo!” “Kabiyesi oooooo!” from the waiting crowd who watched with excitements and jubilations as Ooni handed over the Prince to his elated mother who danced with the baby in her hands to her apartment at the palace.”