The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II on Monday, Moremi Ajasoro statue of liberty, which is said to be the 3rd tallest statue in Africa.
The statue is a 42 feet tall statue with 30 risers and was constructed right on the spot Moremi lived several centuries ago.
Reports say the staue was locally constructed by Nigerian engineers using local Nigerian materials.
At 161 feet, African Renaissance Monument in Dakar, Senegal, is the tallest statue in Africa followed by Great Sphinx of Giza in Egypt which stands at 66 feet.
Moremi Ajasoro statue of Liberty at 42 feet is now the 3rd tallest in Africa.