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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The Origin Of Igba Nkwa, Traditional Igbo Festival and Celebration

Igba Nkwa, the traditional festival in celebration of the Nsude’s legendary exploits in warfare centuries ago. The ceremony is typically performed in remembrance of Uto...

Igbo Brides & Igbo Traditional Marriage Traditions & Customs

The Igbo traditional engagement wedding are always a fun ceremony to attend, especially during the festive season in December when all or most of...

Taking a female chieftaincy title in Igbo land

Taking a female chieftaincy title in Igbo land used to be a practice exclusively reserved for wealthy, married, and elderly women. But these days,...
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All About Efúnṣetán Aníwúra

Women in Yorubaland from time immemorial have always had an important role to play and possess a strong voice in the affairs of Yoruba...

Olojo Festival 2018

Olojo in Yoruba translates to 'The Owner of the Day'; A Cultural Festival held annually at the end of September. The annual programme for the...
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Ado-Ekiti Historical Home

The founder of the Ado kingdom was a prince of Ile-ife named Awamaro(the restless one) and ‎Ewi‎ (the speaker)‎. He is said to have...

Is Egun a spirit or an Orisha

Years ago, I wrote some folktales about Egungun, I got a call and was asked if Egungun are from the heavens, I called my...