Ooni of Ife denies marriage crash, keeps mum on 'new Yoruba wife'
... OF IFE, OBA ADEYEYE OGUNWUSI, OJAJA II AND HIS NEW WIFE, PRINCESS WURAOLA OGUNWUSI, DURING THE THANKSGIVING SERVICE OF THEIR TRADITIONAL WEDDING, AT THE ROYAL
Ooni Of Ife's Marriage Allegedly Crashes
Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II and Queen Wuraola-Zynab Ogunwusi's marriage has allegedly crashed. Thecapital.ng reports that Olori Wuraola was accused of many unpublishable things and lack of commitment to
'The Avengers' as you've never seen them before
The fictional band of superheroes has been reimagined as Orishas, gods that are central in the Yoruba religion predominantly practiced across Africa and South America. Canuto, a longtime fan of the
There's a multiplayer video game called Overwatch with over 30 million users , featuring different aspects of Orisa in its theme including a character named Orisa ,Yoruba body painting as represented by Laolu Senbanjo, and colour references to Sango
The Orishas, Yemoja, Oya, Oshun, Elegba and Oshosi, are gods who represent humanity in all its forms, and who frequently turn up in the ‘real’ world. When our ‘hero’ Oshosi, already a successful hunter and all-round alpha male, decides
The saga continues!
First, it was exposed that someone had been crowned in Oyo as Oba Ifa Adimula of South America, and Alaafin responded swiftly
Then, Alaafin tried to restore some order
Then! Araba Elebuibon appeared to resist
ALAAFIN TO ARABA
Beyoncé's Osun imagery, Ibeyi the pop duo, Obatala the Afro Mexican dance group and the Puerto Rican group Ife are all mentioned in the article. Latin American Yoruba roots are strong!
This Year's Afro-Latino Fest Will Highlight Black
As usual Ooni has been in the news , people everywhere jostling to rub shoulders with him, take selfies with him and write about him too. His smiles are not as broad as they were about 18 months
If you miss someone , say a grandparent , great grandparent, or even parent what better way can the community support each other's grief than to bring that person back to life briefly even if just for one
"in spite of civilisation and religious beliefs, many Yoruba people still believe that for the society to prosper and be peaceful, the spirit of the ancestors must be invoked"
Tradition meets commerce as Ibadan celebrates Egungun festival
Ile ife crisis started between a Yoruba woman and Hausa man ...
Osogbo – The judicial panel of inquiry set up by Osun state governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, to unravel the circumstances that led to the communal clash between ...
Hope he has called for peaceful and respectful conduct towards the Egungun, from the Muslims in Ibadan too...
Olubadan cautions against violence as Egungun festival begins
Daily Post Nigeria
As the yearly Egungun festival begins today, Monday, in Ibadan, the Oyo
Reginald Jackson exhibit at Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists visualizes Yoruba tradition
Photographer Reginald Jackson has a display of works on paper at the Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists in conjunction
Alaafin published this letter in October 2016. He who has ears, let him hear....
Furthermore, regarding the huge Oba Ifa of South America scandal, Dailyupdate reports: Alaafin declares war on ifa fraudsters in Oyo
The facts as reported are,
Remember the furore when the Oba Ifa of the whole of South America was crowned in Oyo? All of the Aborisa community had something to say about his wearing a beaded crown, about his skin colour, about how
Philly's Odunde Festival begins with this ceremony along the Schuylkill River
Oshun, also spelled Osun, is an orisha, or a divine spirit in Yoruba religion, which hails from the Nigerian ethnic group of that name. Yoruba faith and
They used to be known only as our protectors in Lagos in the late 1990s and early 2000s, especially when armed robberies of private residencies in the thick of night were the order of the day. OPC vigilantes
…Igbo first settlers in Ile-Ife ?
Just when you think it's time for some Southern Nigeria unity, this type of statement comes along. The man Ezeife's (rather basic) reasoning is because Igbo sounds like Ugbo - one of the aboriginal
“You will recall that this same Egungun masquerade worshippers had earlier in the year 2013 attacked the same mosque and the worshippers therein. It has therefore, become a routine action of these masquerade worshippers to attack Muslims and
... the governor said masquerades should not come out this year and we agreed.” “I told them this has not happened before. He cited the ongoing Ramadan fast and we let them realise that last year that we