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Friday, February 23, 2018

Speech Delivered By his Excellency, the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, at...

PROTOCOLS ONE MINUTE SILENCE FOR HIGH CHIEF OLAIFA Good people of Ibadanland, Good People of Oyo State, Good People of Nigeria, I stand before you today...

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...

Lagos NOT Yoruba Land – Oba Akiolu Stir Fresh Controversies

Deep respect for leaders is a pillar of the culture of the Yoruba people, one of Nigeria’s biggest ethnic groups. But at a recent public...

The Early History of the Oshogbo

The early history of the Oshogbo people is founded on mythical and spiritual beliefs, along the lines of the traditions of the Yoruba people....

Opa Oranmiyan Story

IN Ile Ife, one object of attraction is Opa Oranmiyan (Oranmiyan staff). Oranmiyan the third Ooni of Ife was the youngest of Oduduwa’s sons,...

Ila – Yoruba Tribal Mark

Hundreds of years ago, the drawing of Ila (tribal/facial mark) was a common practice among the Yoruba tribe of Western Nigeria. Ila are special marks...
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Video Story of Olumo Rock

Olumo Rock was the safety nest of the Egba people during the Egba war.

Gov. Ambode Unveils Statue Of Fela In Lagos To Celebrate His 79th Posthumous Birthday

Yesterday, Sunday, October 15, 2017 which is Nigerian music legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s 79th posthumous birthday, the Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode unveiled the Liberation...

History of Sango (The god of THUNDER)

Sango was the third Alaafin of Oyo. He was the second son of Oranmiyan; the founder of Oyo Empire; the youngest of the grandsons...

Osu Caste System in Igboland – A Tradition Painted With Discrimination

The Igbo ethnic group, which occupied the eastern region of Nigeria, are well known for their multi-branched culture, traditions and religious beliefs which they...