Ooni of Ife talks about his split with wife, says, “Marriage is a private issue.”

Ooni of IfeAdeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has spoken on his split with former Olori Wuraola (now Zaynab-Otiti Obanor) in a statement through his Director of Media and Public Affairs Moses Olafare.

The former Olori had in a statement released on her Instagram confirmed the split, saying she is “moving on to the next phase of her life.”

Well, in a phone call with Nigerian Tribune, the Ooni through Olafare stated below:

In this era of social media, where people have free access to internet, as constitutionally permitted by laws of the land, people can say anything.

In spite of all being said on the issue, decorum still requires that we in the House of Oduduwa maintains silence, at least for now.

This is because marriage is strictly a private matter that should not subjected to undue public uproar. When it is necessary for us to talk, we will surely talk on the issue.