Ooni celebrates Moremi Ajansoro, builds tallest statue in Nigeria

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In honour of Queen Moremi Ajasoro, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has embarked on the construction of the tallest statue in Nigeria. Ajansoro was a brave and pretty queen who in order to solve the problems facing her people, offered anything she had to give in sacrifice to the spirit of Esimirin river so as to discover the strength of the enemies of Oodua race.

‎The unveiling was performed by Queen Wuraola Ogunwusi (Yeyelua) as part of the activities marking this year's EDI/MOREMI festival in the ancient town.‎

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