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Oyotunji Cultural Fiesta 2017 – Oba Oloyotunji

Oba Adefunmi Adejuyigbe II, Oloyotunji of Oyotunji while addressing journalist.

Nigerians and some africans are expected to attend the forthcoming Oyotunji Cultural Fiesta scheduled to hold in Sheldon, South Carolina, USA.

Alase Oba Egunjobi Adefunmi Adegjuyigbe II, the Oloyotunji of Oyotunji African Village, Sheldon, South Carolina, USA made this known while addressing the journalist on his arrival to Nigeria at Muritala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos .

The date for the Oyotunji Cultural Fiesta would be announced soon in line with other activities . The cultural fiesta is an annual event that would attract millions of guests from all over Nigeria, United State of America, the Africa region and the entire South American continent. It will be a landmark cultural, economic and tourism networking event that will focus on cultural integrations/ties and promotion/exchange of culture, tourism, education and investment between South Carolina, USA and Nigeria.

He noted that his royal home coming visit to his ancestral and spiritual home, Nigeria was to promote bilateral relations between Nigeria and South Carolina, USA in the areas of trade and commerce, education, tourism, arts, culture and agriculture.

Oba Adefunmi who arrived Nigeria on a 30-day Royal Home Coming to his Royal ancestral and spiritual home, Nigeria was accompanied by his first patch of African American entourage and was received by a powerful royal welcome led by Barr.Rotimi Vaughan,  Chief Oluwanbe Amodu, Chief Akintunde Ambode, Chief (Mrs) Funke Ogunfuye amidst a large crowd turnout with rich Nigerian cultural performances and display.

The monarch expressed his warm delight in visiting his African ancestral and spiritual home, Nigeria and described his home coming trip to motherland Nigeria as historic.
The Oba Oloyotunji is billed to pay visit to President Mohammadu Buhari and Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja II).

Oyotunji African Village is the first international community based on the Yoruba and Dahomey tribes of West Africa founded in the United States of America  and has been sustaining over 45 years ago based on traditional Yoruba sociology and values, it has bring to the Low-country and global community the depth of culture,art,grandeur of customs and resilient history of the New world YORUBA.

The Yoruba African village is positioned as the pinnacle center for learning,exploring and celebrating the ancient traditions and culture of the Yoruba people of the West Africa. The vision of this is unprecedented institution lends itself to flowering into the national and international ethnic ,cultural, resource and service based community. With goals to cultivate media production (print and media) facilities,ongoing sustainable agricultural initiatives, importing and exporting entertainment conglomerate business ventures.

Oyotunji African Village has been serving and elevating the humanity understanding and appreciating of the genius,highly technical,social and Royal hierarchy of African people .

About the author

Adewale Adenrele Muhideen

Journalist ,PR, Researcher, Investigative , Culture and Tourism promoter, Business Development Consultant.

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