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Five Things You Should Know About Ooni Of Ife’s Fourth Wife Mariam Anako

Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife, recently wed his new wife, Mariam Anako.

Photo of Olori Mariam Ogunwusi and the Ooni Of Ife


On Tuesday, September 6th he revealed her new position as Olori in a grand event at the Palace in Ile-Ife.

Here are five facts about Olori Mariam Ogunwusi

1. Mariam comes from the Ebira people of Kogi State, Nigeria. She is from one of Kogi State’s most prominent families.

2. Her ancestors originally hail from Kogi State but they ultimately made their home in Ilorin, Kwara State.

Five Things You Should Know About Ooni Of Ife's Fourth Wife Mariam Anako
Olori Mariam Anako Ogunwusi

3. She was raised by former Inspector General of the Nigerian Police Mohammed Dikko Abubakar after her mother died while she was quite young. Abubakar was in office from 2012 to 2014.

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4. She is a top executive with NestOil, an oil and gas company.

5. The Ooni is now a fourth-time bridegroom. It comes nine months after his ex-wife, Olori Naomi, publicly announced their split on social media

Oba Ogunwusi’s is not new to marital controversies. His marriage to Adebukola Bombata failed in 2015, This was after his coronation. The marriage lasted for seven years.

The king married Zaynab Otiti Obanor from the ancient city of Benin in 2016. However, Obanor filed for divorce from the monarch in 2017.

In 2018, the king found love again, this time in the arms of a prophetess, Morenike Naomi Oluwaseyi. In 2020, the couple welcomed their first son together. Shockingly, in December 2021, the Queen, announced that she was ending her barely 3-year-old marriage.


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