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Monday, May 27, 2019

Oba of Benin’s Coronation Rites at Usama Palace

The coronation ceremonies of an Oba of Benin usually last about 10 days. They begin from Egua-Edaiken, the traditional residence of the heir-apparent to...

The significance of our History, How the Alafin of Oyo and MKO Abiola overcome...

The Aare Ona Kakanfo! The Untold Story of How MKO Abiola Was Nearly Prevented From Becoming the Generalissimo Where were you in 1987? That was the...

Sikiru Kayode Adetona (Awujale of Ijebuland)

Sikiru Kayode Adetona (born 10 May 1934) is the Awujale (king) of the Ijebu Kingdom, a traditional state in Nigeria, having reigned since 1960....

Unbelievable! Alaafin of Oyo and Oyo mesi selected Otunba Gani Adams as the 15th...

Unbelievable, Wonders shall never end as Alaafin of Oyo and Oyo mesi Selected Otunba Gani Adms as the 15th Aare Ona kankanfo Alaafin of Oyo...

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...

Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III ( Alaafin Of Oyo)

Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III (born 15 October 1938) is the Alaafin, or traditional ruler, of the Yoruba state of Oyo and righful heir to...

Pictures from the crowning of the 15th Aare Ona Kankanfo

Pictures from the crowning of the 15th Aare Ona Kankanfo by Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III Alaafin Of Oyo. We all know the histories of the...

Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo III

Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo III (born 14 September 1943) is the current Alake of Egba, a city in Abeokuta, Nigeria. He has ruled since 2...

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...

Unbelievable Ooni Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Marriage Crashes…

The wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Queen of Ife, Olori Wuraola, has spoken about the reported breakup of their...