Aftermath Of Ooni’s Death: SEE What’s Presently Happening In Ile-Ife (Photos)

Yesterday Tuesday 28, July, 2015, one of Nigeria’s prominent ruler, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade passed away.

OBA  OKUNADE  SIJUWADE, OONI OF IFE

OBA OKUNADE SIJUWADE, OONI OF IFE

The influential traditional ruler died in a London hospital after he was rushed to the United Kingdom last week.

His sudden demise however has made life in Ile Ife come to a halt. Various markets have been closed down and the entire community is in a reflective mood following the death of the Royal Majesty.

READ ALSO: 10 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The Late Ooni Of Ife

Motorcycle riders are pictured outside the Oba’s palace trying to pay homage to the royal family. See photos below:

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One of the sons of the King, Adebite recently had his wedding introduction ceremony with TV presenter, Dolapo Oni. The Ooni, was involved in a long-standing dispute with two other respected traditional rulers – the Awujale of Ijebuland and the Alake of Egbaland. But it was resolved in late 2009.

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