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Friday, December 14, 2018

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife

Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife (born October 17, 1974) is a Nigerian accountant and the 51st Ooni of Ife. He...