His Imperial Majesty (HIM), Oba, Dr. Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, the traditional ruler and youthful monarch of the Yoruba kingdom of Ile-Ife has just found new love in charming Mariam Anako, who is now the new Olori of Ile Ife.
The charming and industrious Olori Mariam is a top-shot managerial staff of one of the leading oil company in the country, Nestoil Limited, as Administrative Manager and also sister to the Yeye Oge of Ibogun Olaoparun Kingdom, Dr. Mrs Raliat Anako Abdulsalam, an astute politician, Oil & Gas guru in the downstream sector and a sports lover, who also a top society ally to Yeye Folashade Ogunwusi Fadairo (Ooni of Ife’s elder sister), Shola Ogunwusi (Ooni of Ife’s elder sister) and many more.
Those in the know claimed the Ooni has done everything possible to keep the relationship secret, judging by his past experiences with Queen Zainab and Queen Silekunola. This can also be confirmed by the private wedding that took place at the palace yesterday, September 6, 2022, away from the prying eyes of the media.
Olori Mariam Anako is an indigene of Kogi State but grew up in Kwara.