Alaafin’s senior wife clocks 77

Olori Rahamat Adeyemi, a senior wife of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, is celebrating her 77th birthday.

The monarch’s younger queens took to their social media handles to celebrate her on Tuesday.

In the photos shared, the queen mother, as she is fondly called, is donned in a black lace attire with a headgear to match.

Olori Mojisola wrote on Instagram that the queen mother is a woman of substance with a good heart.

Olori Anu shared a video on Instagram showing how the queen mother was celebrated in the palace.

The Alaafin has more than 10 wives, many children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

His young queens affectionately call themselves his oxygen.

They include Olori Rukayat, Olori Aishat, Olori Badirat, Olori Memunat, Olori Ganiyat, Olori Mariam, Olori Anuoluwapo and Olori Damilola