Osun-Osogbo: Ooni Tasks Worshippers On Need To Improve Osun Groove

By Toba Ajisafe

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has called all worshippers for the improvement Osun-Osogbo UNESCO world Heritage site for cultural tourism.

Ooni Ogunwusi advocated for this during the celebration of Osun festival in Ile-Ife, ahead of the grand finale of Osun-Osogbo festival, which holds on Friday.

According to the monarch, he said,  development of African cultural heritage is capable of liberating the Continent from economic bondage.

He said “the site, if well upgraded has the capacity to contribute largely to the revenue generation of the state and the country in general.

The traditional ruler reiterated that every community celebrating the river goddess in Nigeria and across the globe must come together to improve the standard of the site in Osogbo.

The Groove is a national treasure for the Yoruba race, which must be harnessed for proper recognition and investment, he added.