Who was Oba Lamidi Adeyemi? 'Abobaku Of Oyo' Meaning, Aged 83, Wife, Children, Family

Who was Oba Lamidi Adeyemi? ‘Abobaku Of Oyo’ Meaning, Aged 83, Wife, Children, Family

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, the Alaafin or ruler of the Yoruba town of Oyo, was buried in the ancient town of Oyo in southwest Nigeria. Alaafin, also known as ‘Iku Baba Yeye’.

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What Is The “Abobaku Of Oyo” Meaning? Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Wife & Children Behind The Title

In ancient Yoruba Culture, the Abobaku was buried alongside the King upon his demise.

Abobaku of Oyo title was a death trap, as the holders were dependent on the death or survival of the incumbent (current) King. It is believed that the title was a way of preventing betrayal and strengthening death. It is Abobaku’s duty to protect the King at any cost, to avoid his and his King’s death as well.

How old is Oba Lamidi Adeyemi? His Age, Family, and Early life

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi was 83 years old. He was born on 15th October 1938 in the ancient town of Oyo in southwest Nigeria.

oba lamidi adeyemi family

He attends most events with Ayaba Abibat Adeyemi or with one of the twelve junior wives that he’s also married to.

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s Net worth/Income

Oba Lamidi drives a stretch and customized limousine, a Lexus GX 470, and a Toyota Land Cruiser. His net worth is estimated at around 18.4 Billion (₦, naira Nigerian currency).

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Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Wife, Affairs, and Relationships

Oba Lamidi was a married King. He was married to over 13th Wives. Ayaba Abibat Adeyemi, his most senior wife and Olori Chioma Adeyemi is the most recent wife from all 13th.

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Career, What is his profession?

Oba Lamidi was a ruler of the Yoruba town of Oyo, Nigeria. He has not revealed information about his career on social media. He appears to be keeping his personal life a secret.

We will update this section as soon as information is available.

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s Education

As of now, Adeyemi’s educational background is not provided. There are no sources related to his high school or the university he graduated from. Thus, we can assume that he completed his education in his hometown.

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s social media

The Instagram and Facebook handle of Adeyemi are not known. She must have a social media account under a different name.

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

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Eye colorBrown
Hair colorBlack
Body TypeFat

Interesting facts about Oba Lamidi Adeyemi

Relationship StatusMarried