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Father, Children Arrested By Police, See The Crime They Allegedly Committed That Got Them Arrested

One of the greatest favour any father can do for his children is to make sure they live rightly and not be swayed by the things they come across in life.

  2 months ago
Father, Children Arrested By Police, See The Crime They Allegedly Committed That Got Them Arrested

CRIME

Kogi Vigilante Group Captures Notorious Armed Robber In Ajaka

A notorious armed robber named Oboy Sanusi Amaga who is known to have been terrorising people of the the area has been nabbed in Akaja, Kogi state. The notorious robbery kingpin was captured men of the Joint Task Force (JTF) and local vigilante group in Ajaka, the Igalamela/Odolu local government area headquarters. The development is coming four after arrest of a suspected kidnapping gang who have been terrorizing Okene and it environs following the abduction of a lady named Hadiza Seidu at Total filling st

  1 years ago
Kogi Vigilante Group Captures Notorious Armed Robber In Ajaka

CRIME

Kogi: Two killed as JTF, Armed Robbers engage in gun duel in Ajaka

Two suspected armed robbers met their Waterloo in the early hours of today near Ajaka, in Igalamela/Odolu local government area of Kogi state, during a shootout with security operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF). Acting on security information, the JTF waylaid the hoodlums and on sighting the operatives, the robbers scampered in different direction in their bid to evade arrest. Two members of the gang were killed in the gun battle that ensued while others escaped with bullet wounds. Assorted weapons

  1 years ago
Kogi: Two killed as JTF, Armed Robbers engage in gun duel in Ajaka

POLITICS

The history of Ajaka, The second King in Oyo land

Early period (14th century–1535) Oranyan, the first oba (king) of Oyo, was succeeded by Oba Ajaka, Alaafin of Oyo. Ajaka was deposed, because he lacked Yoruba military virtue and allowed his sub-chiefs too much independence. Leadership was then conferred upon Ajaka's brother, Shango, who was later defined as the deity of thunder and lightning. Ajaka was restored after Sango's death. Ajaka returned to the throne thoroughly more warlike and oppressive. His successor, Kori, managed to conquer the rest of wha

  1 years ago
The history of Ajaka, The second King in Oyo land

POLITICS

"The God Of Thunder"- An Ancestral Father Of The Yorubas That Destroyed Enemies From The Sky

Imaginary Image Of Sango - (The God Of Thunder) It is believed in the Yoruba mythology that Sango who is also referred to as Jakuta is regarded as one of the mostly known Orisha; he is known to be the god of thunder and lightning, not only for the Yorubas but so many people also worship Sango in some other parts of the world. Statue Of Sango The Image above is a statue of Sango - (the god of thunder) in front of the electricity distribution company building in Marina Lagos State. So many of us may not know that

  8 months ago

POLITICS

Historical Of Old Oyo As Known As Oyo-Mesi

The Oyo Empire was a Yoruba empire of what is today Benin and Western Nigeria (including Southwest zone and the western half of Northcentral zone). Established in the 12th century, the Oyo Empire grew to become the largest Yoruba state. It rose through the outstanding organizational and administrative skills of the Yoruba people, wealth gained from trade and its powerful cavalry . The Oyo Empire was the most politically important state in the region from the mid-15th to the late 18th century, 2 holding sway

  1 years ago
Historical Of Old Oyo As Known As Oyo-Mesi

POLITICS

The War of Throne Between Ajaka and Sango of Oyo Empire. The Sons of Oranmiyan

Alaafin Ajaka was in his palace around the year 1252 AD. The head of Oyomesi (Oyo kingmakers), Erindinlogun agbon ko se da ni ifa, came visiting and advised him to step down from his father's throne. As he stated, Ajaka was too gentle to be Alaafin of Oyo. He listened and heeded to the advise as he was a calm and gentle king unlike his father and predecessor, Alaafin Oranmiyan who was a warlike. Ajaka was of a peaceful man who loved animal husbandry and encouraged it among his people in Oyo. Ajaka so much

  1 years ago
The War of Throne Between Ajaka and Sango of Oyo Empire. The Sons of Oranmiyan

POLITICS

The historical indigenous story of SANGO In yoruba land that you must know

sango is also the one called "Jakuta" is among the most great powerful deity in Yoruba kingdom and africans; he is the god of thunder and lightning and also most one of the worshipped gods in the Yoruba land and some African countries. Sango was a royal ancestor of the Yorubas and he was crown as the 3rd king of the Oyo Empire. He succeeded his fight with Ajaka, son of Oranmiyan and he over come him. sango had 3 wives during is reigning regime and the names of the wives are, OBA, OSUN and OYA. Oba was the first

  6 months ago
The historical indigenous story of SANGO In yoruba land that you must know

POLITICS

The History of Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ile-Ife (Ọọ̀ni of Ilè-Ifẹ̀) is the traditional ruler of Ile-Ife. This Nigerian town is seen as the cradle of the Yoruba people. The Ooni dynasties go back hundreds of years. Because the oral tradition was only recently transcribed, there are several detailed lists that contradict each other. Nevertheless, some key figures are common to all of them. All the Ooni are traced down to Oduduwa, who is seen as the ancestral father of all the Yoruba people. Ooni Oranmiyan, who is said to have l

  1 years ago
The History of Ooni of Ife

POLITICS

Concerned Igalamela-Odolu Youth Calls For Equity And Justice In The Forthcoming Council Poll

PREAMABLE: BRIEF HISTORY OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT Igalamela-Odolu is a Local Government Area in Kogi State, Nigeria. It is bordered by the Niger River in the west and Enugu State in the east. Its headquarters are in the town of Ajaka in the north of the area at7°10′16″N 6°49′35″E. The northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude passes through the LGA.  On the 1st of October, 1996, a Military dictator, Late General Sani Abacha announced the creation of Igalamela Local Government. For a long time

  7 months ago
Concerned Igalamela-Odolu Youth Calls For Equity And Justice In The Forthcoming Council Poll

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Sango: The God Of Thunder And Lightning

Sango was a royal ancestor of the Yoruba as he was the third king of the Oyo Kingdom. He succeeded Ajaka, son of Oranmiyan. His symbol is a double-headed axe, which represents swift and balanced justice. Mythologically, he (and 14 others) burst forth from the goddess Yemaja’s body after her son, Orungan, attempted to rape her for the second time. In another set of stories, Sango is the son of Aganju and Obatala. As the story goes, Obatala, the king of the white cloth was travelling and had to cross a rive

  1 years ago
Sango: The God Of Thunder And Lightning

POLITICS

The History Of OYO Kingdom You Probably Don't know

HISTORY OF OYO KINGDOM : The Oyo Empire was a Yoruba Empire of what is today western Nigeria, north central Nigeria and Western Republic of Benin. Established in the 15th century, the Oyo Empire grew to become one of the largest West African states. It rose through the outstanding organizational skills of the Yoruba,wealth gained from trade and its powerful Cavalry. The Oyo Empire was the most politically important state in the region from the mid-17th to the late 18th century, holding sway not only over mo

  1 years ago
The History Of OYO Kingdom You Probably Don't know

ENTERTAINMENT

Remo star player, Kazeem Tiamiyu killed by SARS official buried amidst tears (photos)

Former Remo stars FC player, Kazeem Tiamiyu aka Kaka, was buried today at his family house in Ajaka, Sagamu, Ogun State.Kazeem was killed during a faceoff with SARS officials last Saturday February 22nd. A candlelight session was held in his honor yesterday Thursday February 26th. Pls let's be careful of the people called SARS... Look at what the fate they brought upon this player See more photos belowMay his soul rest in perfect peace Pls do well to a like, share your views in the comment section and follo

  1 years ago
Remo star player, Kazeem Tiamiyu killed by SARS official buried amidst tears (photos)

ENTERTAINMENT

The Gods Of Thunder: Sango Vs Thor

Albeit they are both god, they both uses hammer and are the sentinel of their evironments, research revealed one is more puissant than the other. Sango Sango is one of or perhaps the most popular diety in yoruba land. He was a royal forebear of the Yoruba as he was the third king of the Oyo Kingdom. He prospered Ajaka, son of Oranmiyan. His symbol is a double-headed axe, which represents swift and balanced equity. He was crowned the king after the rescue of Ajaka. During his reign, he had two generals: Timi

  1 years ago
The Gods Of Thunder: Sango Vs Thor

CRIME

Armed robbers and the JTF engaged in gun duel leaving two dead in Ajaka, Kogi State

Two Armed robbers today met their waterloos as they engaged in a gun shoot out with the operatives of the Joint Task Force near Ajaka, odolu Local Government in Kogi State. The armed robbers according to the JTF on Sighting the operatives tried to escape the arrest but to no avail therefore, leaving them in a gun shootout. The members of the Gang was found dead while four made away and two others sustained injury. The bodies of the deceased was handed over to the Police in the Ajaka division. While narratin

  1 years ago
Armed robbers and the JTF engaged in gun duel leaving two dead in Ajaka, Kogi State

TRAVEL

Pictures- How Ancient African Temples Spirituality Impacted The World's Scientific Research And More

If we decide to ask one of the reasons African Continent of 54 countries is not really developing like her counterpart in the rest of the world. We would go back to how our forefathers developed everything they did and used. The religion, the temple, the foods, the herbs, the science, the arts and culture, etc. The ancient African temples also served as learning centers, universities and even banks apart from its religious purposes. Many of the deities were actually also scientific / natural elements or custodians

  9 months ago
Pictures- How Ancient African Temples Spirituality Impacted The World's Scientific Research And More