Ooni of Ife appreciates young talent
Ooni of Ife Adeyeye Enitan has adopted a 17-year old boy who once made a painting of himself.
The kabiyesi made a post on his social media handle about a tweet he was tagged in.
The tweet was about a young boy who made a painting of the kabiyesi.
The kabiyesi has now adopted the boy and has now taken responsibility of his feeding, clothing, and his education from now henceforth till his tertiary education.
He said “17 year old superlative Samuel who is just about graduate for secondary school has been adopted by me, his fees till his tertiary education will be taken care of me, and he will be gainfully employed right here in my palace.”
The kabiyesi went on to say:
“I thank God for the position he has put me in. Since my ascension, my Royal Stool is dedicated to ambitious young Nigerian populations who are daily pushing hard through the barriers of economic instability…”