Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II is an imperial majesty who is the 51st Ooni of Ife and Arole Odua of Yorubaland. Rilwan Babatunde Osuolale Aremu Akiolu is the sitting 21st, crowned traditional yet ceremonial king of Lagos.
There are kings who reign and find their way to the hearts of the people they govern and there are others who reign as king and have the people love them so that they present throne chairs to them to fit their palace. Ooni of Ife is the former, with elegance and power, the Arole Odua steps out with a joyful heart looking like a million bucks. The 73-year-old Oba of Lagos steps out with his colourful attires looking good.
A powerful king commands respect and breeds it Oba Adeyeye is one admirable king who is handsome and well respected all over his kingdom and the world. Oba of Lagos was crowned by the kingmakers and has lived his years after being a police officer as a king.
NAIJ.com brings you the style battle between a first class king and appointed ruler.
1. A king has a powerful presence. For Oba Adeyeye, beauty and power are intertwined.
2. The measure of a man is not by his position but by his character.
3. A king who smiles is one who reflects genuine happiness and peace from within.
4. A man is as strong as his character and not his position.
Watch a video of the Ooni of Ife speaking with NAIJ.com below: