There are several historical contexts attached to how various towns, cities and places got their names. The contexts are usually gotten from pre-historic oral rendition from the old-timers in such towns and cities. Most cities and places get their names from incidents, landmark occurrences and notable people. We would be discussing how popular places in Ibadan city got their names. 1. Bode It is one of the popular places in Oyo State, Ibadan to be precise. It is widely known as the market of native herbs
Many people think that holidays are best enjoyed in countries like USA, UK, France, China and many others. This set of people see Africa as a place filled with slums which makes it unfit for enjoying holidays. But do you know what? African countries including Nigeria has a lot of cities that can compete with many cities around the globe. Ibadan City is one of such. Located in Oyo State, Nigeria, Ibadan is one of the largest city in West Africa in terms of land area. It is also a very beautiful city with serene
Ibadan The Capital of Amala , Best Places to Eat Amala in Ibadan City, Oyo State I have had Many swallow delicacies in my life as a full blooded Nigerian and Amala one i will like to elaborate on today and as a Lagosian i have eaten at back to Shitta Surulere, Iya Belgium place in Amuwo, Mile2 estate, and many more places but i travelled to Ibadan last two weeks ago and i has a fair taste of their own Amala joints which a friend took me to . Ibadan is the capital of Oyo State, Nigeria. With a population of
The Joint Campus Commission of Oyo state staged a protest in Ibadan City on Wednesday 19th August, 2020. The protest was led by the JCC chairman and all SU President in all institutions in Oyo State. In attendance was Comrade Ogunleye the SU President of Moor Plantation, the school of one of the deceased victims, Barakat. The protest started at exactly 10am with road block at Total filling Station. The students then matched down to the police head quarter chanting songs to express their anger and displeasure.
All children have an unlocked potential but what is different within them is the time and ways they display that potential. A good example of one of those children is a child named Adebayo Israel Olamilekan but he is popularly known as Adigun Olowe Yoruba who has been endowed with a special gift from God since his childhood. Adigun Olowe Yoruba is a four year old boy. He is a nursery one student of Tabitha Nursery and Primary School, Felele in Ibadan City. He is a very childish yet matured and cognizant
Fake lady exposes her real identity as man as she begs for a bestie A fake social media account on Facebook has 'exposed' his real identity after begging for a female bestie based in Ibadan. The account with the username "Marianne Lori" took to Ibadan City Hangout's group and wrote " Need a female bestie in Ibadan, no insults please. I'm a guy" The post unlike the profile picture that appears on his account has revealed him as a guy. See his post below Members of the group, however, reacted to the post with
Nigeria, the giant of Africa is sure one of the best places to live in the world. A lot of things contribute to this factor, the weather, the people, the culture, and the family values. The finest and best cities in Nigeria make the country one of the best places to live in the world. No doubts, there are still some dirty cities in the Nigeria. But there are innumerable amazing cities in the Nigeria which make us realise how beautiful God made our Country. The cost of living in some cities in Nigeria can