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Ooni of Ife in action, pours alcohol on an idol at Itapa temple (photos)

Below are photos showing the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja Il, moving from his palace to the Igbo Itapa Temple. The Ooni made the move in honour of Osoosi Day as part of the Obatala annual Festival in lle lfe.

He was pictured barefooted as he stepped out with his royal entourage.

He can be seen in the pictures below pouring alcohol on an idol being ferried to the Itapa temple.

The Ooni of Ife (Ọọ̀ni of Ilè-Ifẹ̀) is the traditional ruler of Ile-Ife. This Nigerian town is seen as the cradle of the Yoruba people.


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