IJEBU IGBO:History,Culture and Values.

  Ijebu Igbo (Yoruba:pronounced Ìjẹ̀bú-Igbó) is a town in Ogun State,south west Nigeria, with geographical coordinates latitude 6° 58′ 0″ North, and longtitude 4° 0′ 0″ East. It is about 15-minute drive north…

The 3 Most Glamorous Cultural Festivals in Yorubaland

The Yoruba of South-west Nigeria have been variously described as a People with a rich cultural heritage. In recent times, efforts have been made to project the rich culture of…

Ajowa-Akoko: Town with 8 Kings

Going by the above-named title and bearing in mind the popular Yoruba adage, which says “Oba meji ki gbe ninu ilu kan,” meaning no town can be ruled over by…

OOU Graduate, Olamide Balikis  is Miss Oodua 2015

Olatunji Olamide Balikis, a gradu­ate of Biochem­istry from Ola­bisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, has clinched the Miss Oodua 2015 Beauty Pageant. Balikis beat 19 other contestants, including Adenuga Bukola,…

   He is from Masquerade Family Can you tell us about your childhood? I was born into a royal family that is producing Ataoja of Osogbo. I grew up to…

By Olayinka Kolawole It was a yearly event and this year’s Ibogun-Olaogun Day held in Ifo, Ogun State, lived to its billing. It drew the attendance of the people of…

My town:  IDO-ANI MONARCH GENERAL OLUTOYE. At the Height of Struggle for the Throne, Some Said I Was Fulani

A former General in the Nigerian Army, Oba Olufemi Olutoye Oluwatomiloye (1) is the first Alaani of Ido- Ani in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State. Major-General Olutoye retired…

MY TOWN: Alatan of Atan Oba Oyedele Adebiyi Ibiyemi

We, Atan People Migrated from Ota; We Came from Ijomo Ruling House   If you are a regular visitor to Idiroko, the border town in Ogun State, you are likely…

MY TOWN: Onire of Ire-Ekiti, Oba Bobade

My Biggest Achievement is the Restoration of Onire to Grade A Oba   The Onire of Ire-Ekiti in Ekiti State. His Royal Majesty Oba Victor Adeleke Bobade, is at present…

MY TOWN: My Father Wanted Me to Succeed Him as Olowu

  OGUN POLICE SPOKESMAN ADEJOBI My Father Wanted Me to Succeed Him as Olowu Prince Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Ogun State Police Command Public Relations Officer, understands the story and history of…