The paramount ruler of Ile-Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, is set to marry his sixth wife, Temitope Adesegun, on Monday, October 24, 2022.
This development was made known by the spokesman of the monarch, Moses Olafare, via his social media handles on Sunday.
According to the Olafare, the Ooni’s sixth wife-to-be, Adesegun, is a princess who hails from Ijebu land. “Olori Temitope Adesegun Ogunwusi an Ijebu Princess cum Ile-Ife Queen. Tomorrow is the D-day,” the king’s mouthpiece wrote.
The Ooni had on Thursday, October 20, 2022, married his fifth wife and founder of African Fashion Week, Ronke Ademiluyi who is the great-granddaughter of the 48th Ooni of Ife, Ajagun Ademiluyi.
Recently, the Ooni has in the past few weeks been on a wedding spree. It has been reported that Oba Ogunwusi has married five women since his marriage to Naomi Silekunola failed in December 2021.
The first-class king married Mariam on September 6, 2022; Elizabeth; Tobi Phillips on October 9, 2022; Ashley on October 14, 2022; and Aderonke on October 20, 2022.