Adegoke Adelabu Penkelemesi -Dazzling Politician, Meteor, Iconoclast (1915-1958)

By: (Hon) Barr. Femi Kehinde A meteor is like a shooting star. It sparkles, it dazzles, it brightens up, but it is also a falling star. They are also like…

Court Dismisses Suit Against Oluwo

By: Hameed Oyegbade The case against the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba AbdulRasheed Akanbi by his brother king, the Oluwo-Oke of Iwo-Oke, Oba Kadiri Adeoye has been dismissed by the court.…

Oluwo Seeks Adequate Funding of Nigerian Police Force

By: Olajide Toriola A first class paramount traditional ruler in Osun State, the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Akanbi has urged the federal government to do more in ensuring adequate…

Religion is dividing Nigeria – Ooni Laments

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has lamented the divisive tendencies of religion in the country. The Ooni spoke in Abuja yesterday as a Guest Speaker at the…

Oyo Assembly Divided Over Call to Set Aside Special Day for Celebration of Traditional Religion

By: Adeola Oladele, Ibadan There were divergent opinions among members of the Oyo State House of Assembly over the call to governments (both federal and state) to set aside a…

Deposed Chief Serves Court Process on Olubadan

As the chieftaincy row between Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Lukman Alao, a deposed Baale continues, a court process has been served on the monarch. Vanguard gathered…

Culture Needed To Be Impacted On The Younger Generation – Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ojaja II, has appealed to both Federal and State Governments to make the teaching of culture a compulsory subject for students of…

Onyedu Ndigbo to Replace the Title of Eze Ndigbo in Akure Kingdom

By: Tope Adedeji in Ondo The Deji and the paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Ogunlade Aladetoyinbo Aladelusi, Odundun II has given a month notice to the erstwhile acclaimed EZE…

Oyo LG Election: Alaafin, Ajimobi Explore Out-of-Court Settlement

By: Olajide Toriola The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Tuesday, visited the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, to explore the alternative dispute resolution mechanism in settling…

No Nation Can Achieve Full Potential Without Attention To Matters Of Heritage-Ambode

Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwumi Ambode on Friday said no nation or state can achieve its full potential without adequate attention to matters of heritage and culture . Ambode…