The new wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has made her first public statement.
The new wife, Tobi Phillips, who is an ex-beauty queen was on Sunday, October 9, married to the Ife monarch.
Making her first statement as the new Queen of Ife, Queen Tobi Phillips updated her Instagram bio.
Kemi Filani did a check in her Instagram page and noticed that the new Queen has added the royal title to her name.
The ex-beauty queen now addresses herself as, ‘Queen Tobi Phillips’.
Tobi Phillips is the third wife of the King, who has two wives Olori Mariam Ogunwusi and Anako.
The Ife Kingdom had on Sunday, October 9th finally welcomed their third queen, Queen Tobi Phillips.
Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi took delivery of his new wife on Sunday following their nuptials.
Videos from the low-key wedding made it’s way round the internet.
The new wife of the monarch was seen in white traditional attire as she received blessings from her family.
Though, the Ooni wasn’t in sight, the King sent his guards and royal staff.
Recall that new details had emerged on the Ooni of Ife’s new queen, Tobi Phillips.
In 2018, news made rounds that the Ooni was set to marry Tobi following his divorce from Olori Wuraola Zainab Otiti.
According to sources close to Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the King was in a very serious relationship with Tobi Phillips, who he started dating following his separation.
Unfortunately, the marriage never saw the daylight as the Ooni married Prophetess Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi, who bore him his heir.
Following his separation from Queen Naomi, the Ooni revealed his plans to marry many wives.
According to words on the streets, the Ooni is set to bring in a fourth wife, Queen Ashley.