Oronna Ilaro Day: Politicians Warned to Not Turn Festival into Battlefield

By Kolawole Olayinka Abeokuta Politicians from the Yewa Zone of Ogun State have been warned not to turn the forthcoming Oronna Ilaro Festival into a political rally or battlefield. The…

Amosun Installs Ex-Perm Sec as as New Eselu of Okeselu

By Kolawole Olayinka in Abeokuta Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun has installed a retired Permanent Secretary in the Bureau of Local Government Pensions, Oba Hezekiah Rasidi Tayo, as the new…

Alake Tells Olubadan to Sustain Peaceful Coexistence Between Egba, Ibadan

By Kolawole Olayinka in Abeokuta The Alake and Paramount Ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo, on Tuesday admonished the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, to sustain the peaceful coexistence…

Atiku Felicitates with Oba Ewuare 1 on His coronation as Benin Monarch

Former Vice President of Nigeria and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar, congratulates HRH Oba Ewuare 1 on his coronation as the 39th Oba of Benin. In a statement…

Oba of Benin Gets Staff of Office, Immortalises Late Dad, Mum

It was all jubilation and glamour all the way as the crown prince of Benin, His Royal Highness, Eheneden Erediauwa, emerged the 40th Oba of Benin Kingdom and received his…

Olubadan Pays Historic Visit to Ooni

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Ajeogunguniso 1, and the Aseyin of Iseyin, Oba Adekunle Salau, on Tuesday visited the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11. The…

Na’abba, Alaafin, D.O. Fagunwa’s Wife in Ibadan Wednesday For Launch of Book on History

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Ghali Umar Na’Abba, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, founder of the Lagos Business School, Professor Pat Utomi, and wife of…

Ajimobi Congratulates Alaafin at 78, Hails Monarch’s Appointment as Chancellor

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has described the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, as a quintessential traditional ruler and custodian of the culture and tradition of…

Oba Of Benin’s Coronation Rites: Ogbelaka, Eguadase Groups Commence Spiritual Dance

The installation rites of the Oba of Benin continued yesterday with the Ogbelaka and Eguadase groups commencing a special spiritual dance, called Ekassa, on their way to the Usama Palace…

Ooni Ends Seven Days Seclusion, Prays For Peace In Nigeria

Tunde Oyekola, Osogbo. Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on Friday moved out of Iledi, after a seven day seclusion in preparation for the grand finale of Olojo festival. Olojo festival…