Alaafin’s Wife, Olori Kafayat, Is Dead


One of the wives of Alaafin of Oyo, Olori Kafayat, is died.

This is coming some weeks after the death of Oba Lamidi Adeyemi.

According to the Punch Newspaper, Olori Kafayat, who was the mother of Prince Adebayo Adeyemi, popularly known as D’Gov, died on Friday night.

Details of her death were still sketchy as of the time of filing this report, but the Director of Media and Publicity at the Alaafin Palace, Mr Bode Durojaye, confirmed it on Saturday morning.

He said, “She died in the United States of America. I will give you the details later.”

Recall that Oba Adeyemi had died on Friday April 22 at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, after a brief illness at the age of 83.

Oyo is yet to get another Alaafin after the demise of Oba Adeyemi.

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