Just eight months after welcoming two sets of twins from two of his young queens, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has added another set of twins (a boy and girl) to his huge family.
The babies,whose mother, Queen Aanuoluwapo, is a first time mum is so elated and took to Instagram to rejoice.
She wrote:“Oh Lord! Who am I that you are mindful of, your love is unconditional, I praise your name baba, for it is not by my power nor by might but by your grace. I can’t contain this happiness , thank you Lord for your faithfulness. Welcome my Prince and Princess. Wonderful bundles of joy, I still can’t believe that I’m now a mother. Thank you Lord for this blessings. I pray that may the peace of God dwell with us. Pls join me to thank this gracious God.” (sic)
The babies are sharing birthday dates with their father, who clocked 80 years old this October. It has been celebration galore for over a week in the palace which is situated in Oyo town. Dignitaries from all walks of life have been thronging the palace to felicitate with the monarch on his birthday.
This new arrival will also attract more celebrations.
Olori Olaitan Ajoke Adeyemi and Olori Memumat had their babies one week apart in April 2018 and the ageing monarch threw a lavish party to celebrate the births.