Ooni Of Ife Sijuwade’s Burial Rites: Ogboni Cult Members Perform Sacrifices At Oduduwa Shrine
August 7, 2015 – Ooni Of Ife, Okunade Sijuwade’s Burial Rites: Ogboni Cultists Perform Sacrifices At Oduduwa Shrine & Iledi Ooni
In the early hours of Thursday, members of Ogboni fraternity in Ile Ife came out in mass to honour one of their own, Oba Okunade Sijuwade who passed away in London recently.
Ogboni fraternity members stormed Oduduwa Shrine in the ancient town as well as other sacred forests (Igbo Oro) to perform sacrifices for his transition.
Investigations also revealed that all the heads of the fraternity groups in the town which the monarch belonged to, had been communicated and effectively mandated to start invoking their gods and also do perform necessary rites for the highly respected royal father.