Nollywood Actress, Nkechi Blessing Sunday, visited the Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwunsi, Ojaja II in his palace on Monday, 21 November, 2022.
The actress took to her Instagram handle, to share a picture of her and the monarch with the caption: “ever met a jovial king? Well this picture says it all. I have never laughed this hard in a long time. Thank you so much for the warm reception his Imperial Majesty Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II. God bless your existence.”
Blessing had attended the 2022 edition of Queen Morémi Ajasoro Cultural Pageantry with other Yoruba Nollywood celebrities as judges of the event that took place in the Ooni’s palace.
Last month, the actress revealed her intention to be the paramount traditional ruler’s next wife.
Recall that the monarch married six women within the last two months.
The 33-year-old, made this known on her Instagram page where she posted a photoshopped image of her kneeling before the monarch.
She captioned it saying: “Ooni of ife Sir,I am patiently waiting for my turn..thank you in advance sir.”
Meanwhile, fans have started reacting to the picture she shared online, owing to the recent marathon nuptials by the Ile-Ife monarch, with many seeking to know if Blessing wanted to be the seventh wife.
A netizen, IdrisconnectNigeria said: “Iyawo Oba” and the actress replied: “Ore Iyawo oba.”
Datgirl_oreva said: “You’re extremely beautiful for royalty. A queen and more.”
Another fan, Wendygrace asserted: “Just be careful make ‘oba no gbese le e’ (literally, ‘don’t let the king own you).”
@Oyinlaye2 tweeted: “God forbid that Oonirisha take her as Olori,he doesn’t need someone like her in his life,she wil scatter d palace n even soil Ooni’s name in d mud. Ooni shouldn’t fall 4 her type. Awon Aalale Ile-Ife o ni gba fun,she doesn’t have what it takes to be Olori bcos of her way of life.”
Princess ademola wrote: “Today must have been her screening date to be the newest olori. Well,we wait to hear the result soonest.”
@blessedamao said: “Ooni only marries virgins. Nkechi doesn’t stand a chance.”
However, another user, itsdarey berated her for locking the comment section of the picture with the monarch saying: “Nkechi you shouldn’t have locked the comment section in that your picture with Ooni, we your fan that will still comment good thing dey nau.”