Olori Wuraola Zaynab Otiti Ogunwusi, estranged wife of Ooni of Ife (Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi), is very upset that her $25,000 bedroom set was seized by the palace on Saturday, August 19, 2017, encomium.ng was reliably informed.
The white and gold bedroom set imported by the Olori from Lebanon was not included in the ‘personal effects’ removed from the palace as her other things were loaded on a truck she had sent from Lagos.
And this seizure is the source of fresh bitterness as the marriage troubles of the Ooni and his wife of 16 months escalate in the second week since the news broke.
The bedroom set is one of the furniture the light-skinned Benin princess reportedly moved to the palace after her wedding on March 12, 2016. And it was planted in the master bedroom in the palace in Ile Ife.
But as their marital mess multiplied, it became clear that she had to move on. And, as a first step, after the ultimatum assumed a serious dimension, she decided to send a truck with the list of her ‘belongings’
The removal of her things was supervised by the palace with strict instructions on what to include. And when she learnt that the bedroom set was excluded, she flew into a rage.
But since she was not on ground, the set could not be forcefully removed from the palace…