Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III is the Alaafin, or traditional ruler, of the Yoruba town of Oyo and rightful heir to the throne of its historic empire.
Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and the daughters
Renowned Nigerian 79-year-old monarch, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III is pictured with his twin girls .
The mother of the twins is one of his young wives, Memunat.
Many have been wondering how the elderly man has stayed viral despite the toll of old age.