Tony Elumelu receives gift from Ooni of Ife.

Cultural ambassadors of Ile-Ife, Morounranti Ashabi and Oladotun Taylor, have engaged high-profile personalities in Nigeria to promote Ile-Ife culture.

The ambassadors, on behalf of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, embarked on special royal assignment during the Yuletide period to greet high net-worth personalities in the country.

Omorounranti Ashabi and Dotun Taylor raise the bar in the promotion of the rich culture in Ile Ife and beyond.

The duo met entrepreneur and chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu; CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema; real estate magnate, Tayo Ayeni; and CEO of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe.

Others whom the ambassadors met are Engineer Adebiyi, businessman and lawyer, Taiwo Afolabi; and Abdul Razak Isa.

The shortlisted personalities were honoured with special gifts and goodwill messages from the OOni as a sign of oneness.

Mrs Ashabi is a cultural enthusiast and a former aide to ex-Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, on tourism and inter-governmental relations.

Mr Taylor is a historian and filmmaker.

The ambassadors will in the future meet other dignitaries on the royal list like multi-millionaire businessman, TY Danjuma and wife, Daisy; former deputy governor of Osun State, Adesuyi Haastrup; Ogun State Governor, Ibikule Amosun, and others.

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