BE HONEST!! Between Pete Edochie And Ooni Of Ife – Who Should Bow Down To Whom?
The clip captures the intriguing encounter between Kanayo, Pete Edochie, and the esteemed Ooni of Ife, raising questions about their adherence to traditional customs.
During Elizabeth Jack Rich’s 40th birthday dinner party, the short video showcases the Ooni seated graciously as he receives a backhand greeting from the Nollywood veterans.
This footage has ignited a heated debate among social media users, who have expressed contrasting opinions on the actors’ conduct and the Ooni’s role in the encounter.
While some critics argue that the actors displayed a lack of respect for tradition, others shift the blame onto the Ooni himself.
The online reactions have been a mixed bag, reflecting the differing perspectives on the appropriateness of the greeting exchanged between the Yoruba monarch and the Igbo actors.
Sharing the video on his Instagram page, Kanayo expressed his enthusiasm for the event and recognized the presence of Pete Edochie and Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Enitan, the Ooni of Ife. Accompanying the post, Kanayo wrote,
“Last night was awesome @peteedochie @babarex0 @chidimokeme and the very outstanding His Royal Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Enitan, Ooni of Ife.”
The video has opened up a dialogue on the significance of respecting traditional customs and the complexities that arise when different cultures come together