ISESE Day: Traditional Religion Will Soon Have Its Holy Book Like Quran, Bible, Says Faluade

By;  Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta As Yoruba traditional worshipers celebrated the 2016 Isese day, a traditionalist and founder of Ifa Olokun Foundation, Chief Ifakayode Faluade, has said traditional religion believers will…

Isese Day: A Wake up Call for Moral Rebirth, Says Osun Assemblyman

Osun State House of Assembly member representing Obokun State Constituency, Hon. Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, has said loss of moral and cultural values, which underpin the orientations of Isese development in Africa…

Amosun Installs University Lecturer Agunbiade Alagbara of Agbara

Ogun State Governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun has installed chartered accountant and part-time university lecturer, Oba Lukman Jayeola Agunbiade, as new Alagbara of Agbara. The traditional ruler ascended the throne of…

HISTORICAL REMINISCENCES: Twice A Monarch, Life & Times of Oba Olateru Olagbegi 11

Twice A Monarch: Life & Times of Oba Olateru Olagbegi 11 (Olowo of Owo) 1910-1998 By Femi Kehinde Destiny, being a harbinger, has an uncanny hand, in the affairs and…

Ogun Kicks off Drums Festival with Heritage TV…to Unveil World’s Tallest Drum

By Kolawole Olayinka in Abeokuta As part of activities marking Ogun State 2016 Nigeria Drums Festival, the state Ministry of Culture and Tourism has floated an online television known as Heritage…

Ooni Says Noah’s Ark Resides in Ile-Ife, Declares Ife as Tourism Zone

By Tunde Oyekola The traditional ruler of the ancient town of Ile-Ife in Western Nigeria, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has said  the historic Ark of Noah and the…

IKERE-EKITI STOOL: Olukere Battles Ogoga

Historical records since the colonial days favour the Ogoga as the recognized traditional ruler of Ikere but traditional history and local folklore favour the Olukere as the founder of the…

Oluwo of Iwo Coronation: Oba Akanbi, Child of Circumstance, Monarch of History

By Tunde Rahman When the 14th Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Samuel Omotoso Abimbola 11, died in 1982, it took all of ten years before a successor to that highly-referred monarch…

Popular Yoruba Actor, Ajigijaga Dies At 60

Popular Yoruba actor, Mufutau Sanni Adio a.k.a Ajigijaga has died. The famed actor died at his residence at Oko-Oba, Agege, Lagos today July 31st following injuries he sustained from a…

41 Nigerian Names With Beautiful Meanings

Variety is the spice of life and Nigeria has in abundance this spice, from culture of rich heritage to daily dramatic incidents. This culture is richly revealed in the names…