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Ooni commends Airtel for supporting Olojo festival

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has commended leading telecommunications service provider, Airtel Nigeria, for its sponsorship of Olojo Festival.

Ooni leads celebration of Olojo festival amidst pomp, pageantry

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, led the ancient city of Ile-Ife on Saturday to celebrate the 2018 Olojo festival amidst pomp and pageantry.

Ooni harps on economic benefits of festival

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has asked investors to see festival as a veritable tool for economic advancements and to tap into it.

Ooni starts 7-day seclusion as Olojo festival begins

Ooni of Ile Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, yesterday commenced seven-day seclusion, preparatory to the adorning of ‘Are’ crown, worn once a year by the paramount ruler.

Olojo festival will change negative perception of African deities – Ooni

Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife, has said this year’s Olojo festival would be a total exhibition of African culture to change the negative perception people have about cultural beliefs.

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