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MILITARY

Opin War: How Ilorin subjugated the Ekitis

The Opin war brought a vast stretch of Ekitiland up to Ikole under Ilorin`s rule. This war began as a simple search for a runaway slave called Esu, who escaped from Ilorin to Ekitiland, where he became a marauder against Ilorin traders passing through that territory. The episode began when Esu: “left Ilorin and settled first at Egbe then at Itagi and finally at Isan, leading a predatory life in those regions, kidnapping peaceful traders, sparing none, and was particularly hard on the Ilorin traders. In th

  2 years ago ago
Opin War: How Ilorin subjugated the Ekitis

POLITICS

Kiriji War : Intra - Yoruba conflict in 1886 that liberated Ekiti people.

Ekitis are group of mono ethnic people of Yoruba tribe in south west Nigeria .Ekiti is located in  eastern part of Yoruba and commonly referred to as Ekiti –Parapo or Ekiti- Kete , Is the only nationalities in Nigeria that have the same dialect ,culture and philosophy .EKITI people do not take cheat from anybody and believes in dignity of labour, they are very difficult to convince once they believed in a particular course.  All these qualities were what lead to the fight for independent from the expansionist

  2 years ago ago
Kiriji War : Intra - Yoruba conflict in 1886 that liberated Ekiti people.

TRAVEL

List of Taboos in The Remarkable Culture of the Ekiti People

Culture is widely regarded as the way of life of a given people; but even more, it involves all the practices, beliefs and unifying events that describe the existence of a particular people in a certain society. Just as every society celebrates certain beliefs and conducts and upholds them, such societies also tag or identify certain other activities or practices which are forbidden, abominable or completely frowned at. These are called taboos, and this essay will do well to identify some of them which are commonly

  1 year ago ago
List of Taboos in The Remarkable Culture of the Ekiti People