Despite the rumoured death of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, his family and that of the former National Emergency Management Authority, NEMA boss, Mrs Remi Olowu, will,on Sunday, join their son and daughter in holy matrimony in Lagos.
The two families resolved to proceed with the wedding programme after due consultations with friends and relations.
There were speculations that the marriage between Oba Sijuade’s son,Adegbite and one of the daughters of Remi Olowu, Dolapo Oni,may be cancelled following the rumoured death of the Oba.
Oni is an actress and television presenter
To show that the marriage would be going ahead as scheduled, Adegbite on Saturday shared a photograph of himself and his bride-to-be, Dolapo, on his Instagram page and wrote, “Sunday August 2nd.
Oba Sijuade was reported to have died in a London hospital on Tuesday but palace chiefs have come out to deny his death.