I’m not the devil. I’m Exu

 The Esu Is Not Satan campaign has been on for a few years now. Here is a contribution from our Yoruba kin in Brazil, with a bit of insight into the characteristics of Esu according to Candomble tradition. I'm

Araba Elebuibon on Taboos and Hypocrites

  Yorubaland’s foremost Ifa priest, actor and also the Araba of Osogboland, Ifayemi Elebuibon recently turned 70 and gave an interview to Tribune newspaper . He spoke on the origins of his name, the circumstances around his birth ,

Egungun Festival turns bloody

Vanguard Egungun festival turns bloody as one confirmed dead, others injured in Ibadan Vanguard The Oyo State Police Command, Monday, confirmed the death of one person in the violence that trailed the public outing of the Ege masquerade in

Some Good Egungun Documentaries

The top result on Amazon search for literature on Egungun costs £72. And while Youtube is awash with Egungun videos that are free for those with time to sift through varying video and sound qualities, ( you also