PHOTOS: Moremi Ajasoro Statue of Liberty In Ile-Ife Unveiled

Moremi Ajasoro statue of Liberty in Ile- Ife was unveiled on the exact spot where Moremi lived in Ile-Ife thousands of years ago.

At 42 feet tall with 30 risers, it is the tallest statue in Nigeria and 3rd tallest statue in Africa.

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The statue was 100 percent locally constructed by Nigerian engineers and  youths sourced with sole  Nigerian Materials.

At 161 feet, African Renaissance Monument in Dakar, Senegal, is the tallest statue in Africa, followed by  the Great Sphinx of Giza in Egypt which is 66 feet.

Moremi Ajasoro statue of Liberty in Ile- Ife , Nigeria at 42 feet is now the third  tallest in Africa.

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Ramesses II in Egypt at 30 feet, is the fourth  tallest. Nelson Mandela Union Building in South Africa has a 28 feet statue and is the fifth tallest in the continent and Jesus Satue in Owerri Nigeria the fifth as well.



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