When Ikole celebrated its unique attributes

When Ikole celebrated its unique attributes NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) Oba Babalola said: “Before the people were led by two descendants of Oduduwa, Peepe and Imodorin, to settle at Upole Asin, where they lived for several decades. They had

Is Alaafin Still Muslim?

Is Alaafin still Muslim?   If he is, then  the foreign religion seems to be losing its grip on our foremost Yoruba ruler. Here he is taking a swipe at 'received religions' including Islam: “Yoruba land is at a critical juncture, today

All the Ooni news

Our handsome young King is generating headlines daily. If you haven't got "Ooni Fatigue" yet, catch up with them here.   Premium Times Sleep with Ooni's ex-queen, die prematurely — Ifa Priest Premium Times An Ifa priest, Yemi Elebuibon, has declared that any

Ooni Of Ife’s Marriage Allegedly Crashes

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

CNN 'The Avengers' as you've never seen them before CNN 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

Who Put The Orisa In A Video Game?

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