Governor Willie Obiano paid a courtesy visits to the Ooni Of Ife and his new Queen Olori
Naomi Oluwaseyi yesterday to congratulate the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi and his queen on their wedding which took place recently.
Describing Ooni as his father and friend, Obiano said;
“Your Majesty, I was far away in America when you got married last week. As a son and long time friend of yours, I consider it necessary to come and congratulate you and your beautiful Yeyeluwa because you have always shown love to me, to my wife to our government, to the people of Anambra state and Igboland in general. My wife and I are so proud to be associated with you as the king of this town Ile-Ife which is the spiritual home of the Yorubas where everyone came from."
“Kabiyesi, I pray for your long life on this sacred throne of Oduduwa, I wish you and your wife yeyeluwa good health and God Almighty will bless your marriage with good children,” he added.
On his part, the Ooni thanked the governor, saying “We have come a long way together. You are my long time friend even when we had nothing and when we didn’t know God had prepared exhalted positions for both of us in this country..."