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Story Of Moremi, The Brave Queen Of Ile-Ife Who Sacrificed Herself To Save Yoruba People From Slavery

Moremi is a great woman that the Yoruba people will never forget and that is because she proved her love for them in a unique way. According to reports, she fought for the Yoruba people while she was alive and she sacrificed herself to save them from slavery.

  7 months ago ago
Story Of Moremi, The Brave Queen Of Ile-Ife Who Sacrificed Herself To Save Yoruba People From Slavery

ENTERTAINMENT

3 Nollywood actors who are lecturers in higher institutions

There are a few Nollywood actors who are also lecturers. Some of them have gone to head their various departments. While some of them teach theatre arts which is their main field, others chose to take up other courses. Without much ado, let's take a look at the list of 3 Nollywood actors who are also university lecturers.

  7 months ago ago
3 Nollywood actors who are lecturers in higher institutions

POLITICS

Yoruba Nation: Ooni Of Ife Reveals What President Buhari Told Him About Sunday Igboho.

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has revealed what President Muhammadu Buhari told him about a well known Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Igboho, when met with President Buhari. While speaking, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi made it known that he visited Buhari and informed him of the reason for Sunday Igboho's agitation.

  7 months ago ago
Yoruba Nation: Ooni Of Ife Reveals What President Buhari Told Him About Sunday Igboho.

POLITICS

Yoruba Nation: 'Buhari Told Me To Warn Igboho To Stay Calm But He Refused To Listen' - Ooni Claims

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has disclosed that he was told by President Muhammdu Buhari to warn self-acclaimed secessionist agitator and Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Igboho to 'stay calm and exercise patience' but he refused to heed the warning. The highly revered monarch, who made this known during a chat with The BBC, blamed Igboho's current troubles on his failure to listen to traditional rulers and elders in the Southwest, adding that he surrounded himself with too many wrong advisers.

  7 months ago ago
Yoruba Nation: 'Buhari Told Me To Warn Igboho To Stay Calm But He Refused To Listen' - Ooni Claims

ENTERTAINMENT

Patoranking Pays Homage To Ooni Of Ife (Photos)

Pictures of the moment Patoranking paid Homage to Ooni of ife has been going viral on the internet since today. Photo credit: Instagram Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie, better known by his stage name Patoranking, is a Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Ijegun-Egba Satellite Town, Patoranking hails from Onicha, Ebonyi State.

  7 months ago ago
Patoranking Pays Homage To Ooni Of Ife (Photos)

CULTURE

The Influence Of Igbo People On Benin Arts.

The Igbo art is the oldest in all of West Africa, it predates the Ife and ancient Benin arts. Igboukwu art is the most famous of all Igbo arts, their art works dates as far back as 9th century, while the Benin art dates as far back as the 13th century.

  7 months ago ago
The Influence Of Igbo People On Benin Arts.

POLITICS

Yoruba Nation: Ooni of Ife Reveals What Buhari Told Him About Sunday Igboho

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has spoken on the continued detention of the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, in the Benin Republic. Ooni in an interview published by BBC News Yoruba said Sunday Igboho rejected advice offered him by the traditional rulers sent to dialogue with him.

  7 months ago ago
Yoruba Nation: Ooni of Ife Reveals What Buhari Told Him About Sunday Igboho

CULTURE

Different Historical Accounts Of Moremi Ajasoro Of Yoruba Land.

Today in Yoruba land, there are two major statues of Moremi Ajasoro. Not that two statues are too small for a woman of her status, but rather, the two statues have different stories of the same woman. The first statue of her was erected by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Alayeluwa Ogunwusi Enitan Ojaja II, while the second one was erected by the Olugbo of Ugbo, Ilaje Ese Odo of Ondo State.

  7 months ago ago
Different Historical Accounts Of Moremi Ajasoro Of Yoruba Land.

POLITICS

What President Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni Of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi , Ojaja 11 has regretted the detention of Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday Igboho in Benin Republic. According to BBC interview, the Ooni said during the meeting between him and President Muhammadu Buhari, he (President Buhari) said Igboho needs to be calm and patient.

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What President Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni Of Ife

POLITICS

Ooni Of Ife's Warning To Igboho That He Ignored: A Reason For People To Think Twice Before Acting

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (The Ooni of Ife) has disclosed that he advised Sunday Igboho (The popular Yoruba Nation activist) over his actions after he met President Muhammadu Buhari. (Image Credit: Information Site). The Ooni of Ife said that Sunday Igboho ignored President Buhari's warning and followed the negative advice given to him by some people.

  7 months ago ago
Ooni Of Ife's Warning To Igboho That He Ignored: A Reason For People To Think Twice Before Acting

POLITICS

Check Out 2 Mistakes Ooni of Ife Identified As Cause Of Igboho's Present Predicament

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Monday, regretted the detention of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly referred to as Sunday Igboho, in Benin Republic, and thus identfied two mistakes the popular activist made that led to his present predicament.

  7 months ago ago
Check Out 2 Mistakes Ooni of Ife Identified As Cause Of Igboho's Present Predicament

POLITICS

What Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has regretted the detention of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, in the Benin Republic. In an interview with BBC, the monarch said the agitator rejected advice offered him by monarchs sent to dialogue with him.

  7 months ago ago
What Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni

POLITICS

What Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife, has expressed deep regrets over the continued detention of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho, in Benin Republic. Oba Ogunwusi revealed to BBC news correspondents that the Yoruba activist rejected the advice offered him by team of monarchs sent to visit him.

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What Buhari Told Me About Sunday Igboho - Ooni

ENTERTAINMENT

Story of Queen Luwo Gbagida: The First Female Ooni Of Ife And Reason No Woman Can Be Made Ooni

Queen Luwo Gbagida was the first and only female Ooni of Ife who was crowned around 1100CE, she was a beautiful woman who was a descendant of Ooni Otaata and also the descendant of Ooni Lafogido from Owode compound Okerewe, although history hasn't been so kind towards her due to the fact that she was a woman and only men were crowned Kings.

  7 months ago ago
Story of Queen Luwo Gbagida: The First Female Ooni Of Ife And Reason No Woman Can Be Made Ooni

ENTERTAINMENT

Ooni Of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi Shares Lovely Throwback Photos With His Beautiful Daughter

The Ooni of Ife, Imperial Majesty King Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi has taken to his official Instagram handle to share lovely throwback photos with his beautiful daughter, Princess Adeola Ogunwusi who he gave birth to when he was at the age of 19 years old. He wrote in his post that the journey with his daughter was incredibly filled with uncertainty as a young father, nonetheless, guided his heart with all diligence and girded his loins for all the challenges.King Adeyeye Enitan, further said in his lengthy post that parenting can be a big dream with unique challenges.

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Ooni Of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi Shares Lovely Throwback Photos With His Beautiful Daughter

POLITICS

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Hails Ooni Of Ife At 47; Lauds His Youth Inclusiveness Drive

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has hailed the Ooni of Ife, His Royal Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ọjájá II) on the occasion of his 47th birthday anniversary while he lauded the Royal Father’s youth inclusiveness drive The Governor’s birthday felicitation was contained in a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu

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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Hails Ooni Of Ife At 47; Lauds His Youth Inclusiveness Drive

POLITICS

"Buhari advised us to warn Igboho to exercise patience but he did not listen" - Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja 11, has reportedly disclosed how he visited President Buhari on Sunday Igboho's case and he advised him to warn the embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, to stay calm and exercise patience but he did not listen. According to the Ooni, Igboho was fighting a just cause but his approach was wrong and he was also misled by some politicians.

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SOCIETY

Oyo jailbreak: 13 fleeing inmates rearrested in Osun

About 13 inmates who were reported to have escaped from Abolongo Correctional Centre in Oyo town, after the facility was attacked on Friday have been recaptured in Ife Odan, a town in Ejigbo local government area of Osun state. This was made known by security agent who pleaded anonymous.

  7 months ago ago
Oyo jailbreak: 13 fleeing inmates rearrested in Osun

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Oil Derivation Share Should Increase To 50%; Adeleke didn’t promise me private jet gift -Ooni

Photos Credit: Google South-South wants oil derivation share increased to 50% The six states in the South-South geopolitical zone have demanded the upward review of the oil derivation formula from the present 13 per cent to 50 per cent. Photos Credit: Punch Newspaper This was as the zone demanded a special status for Cross River State, following the ceding of the Bakassi Peninsula and several oil wells to Cameroon by the Federal Government.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Oil Derivation Share Should Increase To 50%; Adeleke didn’t promise me private jet gift -Ooni

POLITICS

REVEALED: "Buhari told me to warn Igboho but our son had wrong advisers" -Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Yoruba foremost traditional ruler, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has stated that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, was advised to exercise patience before his arrest in Cotonou, Benin Republic. The monarch said if he had listened, he would not have found himself in his current travail.

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