This is the cradle of the Yoruba ethnicity. It's an ancient town that still have all the historical sites dated back to early times. The king of Ife is the custodian of all these relics and the topmost king among the kings in the southern part of Nigeria.
The place is a commercial center and it boast of the production of cocoa and other cash crops that is exported to major cities and the world.
You can not but fall in love with the tranquillity and connection to history.