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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Epic of Two Alaafins: From Adeniran Adeyemi II To Lamidi Adeyemi III – Femi...

Among Oba Adeniran’s children, Lamidi Adeyemi was his favourite. He had seen at Lamidi’s birth, on October 15, 1938, the lacerations on his left...

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...

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...

ORIGIN OF AJERO ( Oduduwa gave birth to Okanbi and find out about Okanbi...

Oduduwa, Olofin Adimula, Oba: Pioneer of Yoruba Idealism, Father of Yoruba philosophy, Bringer of Light to Yorubaland and founder of the Yoruba people, phonetically...

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...

Congratulations to His Imperial Majesty on the emergence of his Olori

Kabiyesi we wish you a happy home and happiness all around. Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has received his new Olori...

THE SACRED AARE CROWN

The sacred Aare Crown is the only physical symbol of authority the Ooni of the inherited from his ancestors. It is believed to have...

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....

The Olugbo of Ugbo land

The Olugbo of Ugbo land, Oba Obateru Akinruntan, has said he is the most prominent and leader of all the traditional leaders in Yoruba...