Why indeed! This about sums it up ! To those who say the Yorubas party too much, Bamidele Ademola-Olateju has this response!
On The Yoruba and Party Culture.
I buy Aso-ebi depending on my relationship with the celebrant and if it
After all , Eyo festival is on Eko territory. He can forget the repercussions (palace on fire) from his recent naughty behaviours and manipulative utterings
Eyo Agere - Eyo masquerade on stilts. How does he not fall with all that dancing? (Video below)
See the mini Eyo masquerades on the next page
This is the most likely Ife Bronze head that Damien Hirst copied. 7847
These two reports came in the same week. Same Yoruba people on different sides of the Nigerian border. Same ancient tradition.
In this first one, joy and rhythm, tradition , respect and homage paid to our ancestors in
Was he angry at the Ooni or was the Ooni an unfortunate victim of his anger? Judge for yourself
Though someone said they lip-read Eleko and he said " ba ara e da soun jo, ma ki mi" meaning
Yoruba Name Dictionary folks have a message for everyone. They are trying to build a Text To Speech application for Yoruba. . To have a chance at survival in the coming years , minority languages must cross the