Senator Ibikunle Amosun led several thousands of culture enthusiasts from across Africa and friends of Africa, in a historic convergence on the world famous Olumo Rock in Abeokuta during the African Drum Festival 2018 held over the weekend.
If the wall is not cracked, a lizard cannot enter the house
"Bí ògiri ò bá la'nu, Aláàngbá ò lè wọ̀ọ́".
From time to time we have heated discussions on Yoruba history to name and shame Yoruba’s in history whose
BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian Anthem to be sung in Yoruba daily
Lagos – Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday directed that students in public and private schools in the state should sing the National Anthem in Yoruba Language
Oba Adeyemi III, said:
“But today with the arms at their disposal, some Fulani breeders choose to target green leaves of farmers’ crops as good protein for their cattle and therefore lead their cattle aggressively in that direction. The
All the gods in the land, both foreign and indigenous , have been appeased by the Aare Ona Kakanfo Dr Gani Abiodun Adams. People are saying it’s because of the onerous task ahead of him, others are saying
The full text of Aare Gani Adams’ Installation Speech
Aare Gani Adams spoke today 13 January 2018 in Oyo, Yorubaland, on his installation as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland. These are his full remarks with wife Erelu
Aare Ona Kakanfo Gani Adams: A new era begins in Yorubaland
Today’s formal inauguration of the National Coordinator of pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams, as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo, by His Imperial Majesty,
Aare Gani Adams will be fully installed today in Oyo. Customary rites have been ongoing since Wednesday.
Yoruba disunity is centuries old, our ranks are filled to the brim in every generation, with pontificators, idealists, egoists and extremists.
At every level we seem to bicker and disagree, some would even side with outsiders to win an
The newly appointed high commissioner to the UK met the Queen of England dressed in the finest Alari Aso Oke. This is how we do it!
His Excellency, Ambassador George Adesola Oguntade, CFR, CON
Ambassador George Adesola Oguntade, CFR, CON,
There has got to be introduced, a way to discern who is who nowadays in Yoruba traditional religion. When I read the headline FAKE IFA PRIESTS ARE TAKING OVER AMERICA and saw the name of the Ifa priestess
Aare Ona Kakanfo: Alaafin to install Gani Adams January 13
The installation of the National Coordinator of the Oodua Peoples Congress, Otunba Gani Adams, as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land has been fixed for
I would say the "Ayes" have it. Or maybe the "Nays" are more timid with their protests
So far, quite a few people have come out vociferously in support.
"...With proven leadership ability and the requisite courage where older
Afro Brazilians are suffering racism and discrimination from all angles . This urgent cry for help was issued by Iyalorisa Heloísa Helena Costa Berto. She is asking for help from the UN , other international bodies and the global
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
It's Otunba Gani Adams. it has been announced , to much furore . Some for the decision, and some against. What some people have against him
Punch has reported Otunba Gani Adams as the new Aare Ona Kakanfo-
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
Ladunni Lambo recently featured at the London Fashion Week. I like the fact that you can tell immediately from some of her designs what's Aso Oke. Some more modern designs of Aso Oke cannot be distinguished from machine made
The Sun Daily
Brazil's Candomble religion pushes back against intolerance
The Sun Daily
RIO DE JANEIRO: When Brazilian fashion designer Rogeria Ferreira was told to remove the turban she wears as a member of the African-inspired Candomble ...and more
Remember the online video game featuring Orisha as characters? Here's a chance to play it free without spending a kobo/cent/penny.
"Blizzard has now announced another Overwatch free weekend, which will give everyone a chance to test out the