HM Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi III of Oyo, Nigeria, monarch of the historical Oyo empire now centered around Oyo town, Oyo state, Nigeria marked his 51 years on the throne. He was crowned in 1971. Among guests were other traditional kings majorly from Oyo state region, family
Happy birthday to HRH Princess Taibat Adeyemi of Oyo, Nigeria.She is the 4th child of HM Alaafin (King) Lamidi iii Adeyemi of Oyo, Nigeria and his second wife Queen (Ayaba) Ramat Adeyemi. Princess Taibat Adeyemi and her parents. 📷: Biyi Adeleke photography She served as the former immediate commissioner of commerce in Oyo state government,... Continue Reading →
As we celebrate the 50th coronation anniversary of Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi III of Oyo who was crowned in 1971, lets look at his most famous accomplishments which is family. The king is known for his many wives and children. A proud polygamous man and former boxer was chosen as successor to the throne of Oyo... Continue Reading →
HRH Queen or Ayaba Ramat Adeyemi is the second wife of HM King or Alaafin Lamidi iii Adeyemi of Oyo, Nigeria. The Alaafin is the monarch of the once great Oyo empire during the precolonial era. She was born June 30th 1943. She trained as a seamstress in lagos that’s where she met her husband... Continue Reading →
Congratulations to HRH Princess Adedoja Adeyemi of Oyo for winning the Miss Oyo state 2020. The princess is the daughter of HM Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi iii of Oyo, Nigeria. She is also the founder of the dorjaafrica cultural blog. Oyo state is named after the great Oyo empire that existed way before colonialism.
HRH Queen/Ayaba Abibat Adeyemi of Oyo, first wife of HM Alaafin Lamidi iii Adeyemi of Oyo, Nigeria celebrates her 82nd birthday today. Born on 23rd December 1938, she met then Prince in 1950s during her secondary school days. They married in 1956 before he became monarch in 1970 and have been married for 64 years.... Continue Reading →
Princess Olubunmi Olabiyi Adeyemi is the daughter of HM Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi iii of Oyo, Nigeria. She is a Tv newscaster and event planner and is often seen accompanying her father at Royal events with her other sister Princess Folashade Adeyemi.
The two princesses and prince are children to HM Alaafin Lamidi iii Adeyemi of Oyo, Nigeria and Queen (Ayaba) Folashade Adeyemi. Photos: Fresh Memory Concept photography Photos : Fresh Memory Concept photography Their father is the current reigning King of the Oyo which was a famous empire during the precolonial era. Today the monarchy is... Continue Reading →