Following the death of the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuwade, Ile-Ife has found a new king whom the government of the State of Osun has approved. He is prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi of Giesi ruling house, Ile-Ife, Osun State
His profile/biography as it is on the website of Imperial Homes Mortgage Bank Limited which is a subsidiary of GTBank on which board he sits as non executive director reads:
“Mr. Ogunwusi is a graduate of Accountancy and a certified member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and of the Institute of Management. “He has been involved in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts locally and abroad for over 11 years. “He was involved in the development of the Northern Foreshore Estate, Cityscape International Limited’s Buena Vista project in Lekki, Primewaterview Limited’s projects, Westcom Limited’s projects, and the Ajaokuta Steel’s and Delta Steel’s resuscitation projects “Adeyeye (Ogunwusi) is currently the Managing Director of Howard Roark Gardens Limited which is undertaking multi-million naira Jacob Mews Estate project in Yaba and the Lakeview real estate development in Lekki.”
He defeated 20 other contenders, including his 48-year old real estate- magnate brother, Adetunji, the Group Chairman of
Primewaterview Holdings (comprising of
Primewaterview Limited and PWV Management
Services) to become the latest” Ooni of Ife.
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