Oba Okunade Sijuwade, The Ooni Of Ife, Dies At 85

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Ooni of Ife's Abobaku flees: Oba Sijuwade's burial on hold

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade has passed on at the age of 85.

Oba Sijuwade reportedly died on Tuesday at around 5pm.

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Oba Sijuwade, who became the 50th ruler of Ife in 1980, had reportedly been flown out of the country about 5 days ago.

An official announcement is yet to be made by the palace.

More details later.



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