Aisha Buhari in another gaffe in Alaafin of Oyo’s palace

Aisha Buhari in another gaffe in Alaafin of Oyo's palaceAisha Buhari in another gaffe in Alaafin of Oyo's palace

Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III was born on 15th October 1938, As the Alaafin, of Oyo State, he wields much power in the Yoruba land.

He is also one of the custodians of Yoruba traditional rites.

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It came as a rude shock when the wife of President Buhari, Aisha Buhari breached a traditional rite by extending her hands to shake the Alaafin.

The Alaafin turned down the handshake.

Ever since the picture went viral, Nigerians have reacted angrilly both at Aisha and her handlers. Some questioned whether she’d try to shake the Emir of Sokoto or Kano.

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She dare not shake other traditional rulers in the north like Lamido of Adamawa, Etsu Nupe, Shehu of Bornu and others.

See twitter reactions from Nigerians below: