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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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...

OBI – The Fruit of Talk

It is everywhere. The ibadan bus driver, making his early morning rounds, spits a slimly stream of rusty red kola chewed to assure his...

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,...

IYAAMI (Witches)

The iyaami are the women that guide Olodumare, they go by the name Aje or Iyaami... The three iyaami that primarily guide Olodumare are...

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...