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ENTERTAINMENT

Meet the daughter of a Nigerian Billionaire that the New Olu of Warri married 7yrs ago (Photos)

Few hours ago, The Crown Prince of Itsekiri Tribe was crowned as the 21st Olu of Warri in glamorous ceremony that was witnessed by dignitaries from all over the world. The new King Mr Tesola Emiko is now addressed by his Royal title as the Atuwatse III of Warri Kingdom.

  9 months ago ago
Meet the daughter of a Nigerian Billionaire that the New Olu of Warri married 7yrs ago (Photos)

SOCIETY

Video: Anybody I Hit With The Rings On My Finger Will Die And Completely Dry - Yoruba Warrior Boasts

Though, it's not every Yoruba that drums support for the call for secession, but it's imperative to note that the agitation as being witnessed across Yorubaland lately, came as a result of the atrocious acts being perpetuated by killer herdsmen on Yorubaland and the perpetual hardship as also being experienced by her people.

  1 year ago ago
Video: Anybody I Hit With The Rings On My Finger Will Die And Completely Dry - Yoruba Warrior Boasts

LIFESTYLE

"IGBELE" - A Dreaded Evil Forest In Warri Where Itsekiri Dump Corpses Of Witches And Wizards

The evil forest is one of the oldest traditional methods of disposing of strange items in the Igbo tradition, and indeed in African tradition as a whole. When people with strange diseases die, they are usually banished or buried here. When someone committed an atrocity in the past, he or she was banished to the evil forest.

  8 months ago ago

CULTURE

Photos From The Final Burial Rites Of The Olu of Warri Who Died In December 2020

The Itsekiri people have set their differences aside and gathered in Ode-Itsekiri, Delta State, to give their late king, Ikenwoli Godfery Emiko, the 20th Olu of Warri, his final burial rites, which would last 14 days. In December 2020, shortly after his fifth coronation anniversary, the late traditional ruler passed away at the age of 65.

  11 months ago ago
Photos From The Final Burial Rites Of The Olu of Warri Who Died In December 2020

CULTURE

How Itsekiri Kingdom Was Founded

During the 15th century, there was a self-willed young man known as Prince Iginuwa (Ginuwa). He was the eldest son of "Oba Olua", the 14th "Oba" of the Bini kingdom. The chiefs disliked the Prince because he did not agree with the traditional ways of the land, and intended to remove them.

  9 months ago ago
How Itsekiri Kingdom Was Founded

TRAVEL

We Are Replacing The Name Warri; It Shall Be Called Wado City--- Urhobo Sons And Daughters reveal

Onorogun Jude Ighravwe Following the recent argument between the Itsekiri and Urhobo people of Delta State over who owns the city of warri and the recent crown of their (Itsekiri) King HRM. Utieyinoritsetsola Emiko--Ogiame Atuwatse lll, the Urhobo Sons and daughters have on their part, changed the name of their territories in warri to Wado City.

  8 months ago ago
We Are Replacing The Name Warri; It Shall Be Called Wado City--- Urhobo Sons And Daughters reveal

CULTURE

What You Need To Know About The Itshekiri People Of Delta State

The Itsekiri are an ethnic group found in the Niger Delta, Delta State. They are located in south-south Nigeria. They are mainly found in Warri North, Warri South and Warri South-West Local Government Areas. Oral traditions trace their origin to "Ginuwa 1", a Benin prince who left Benin and set up the Iwerre (Warri) kingdom in the 15th century.

  9 months ago ago
What You Need To Know About The Itshekiri People Of Delta State

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Itsekiri Group Issues FG 14 Days Ultimatum, Threatens To Shut Down Oil Installations In Niger Delta

The Itsekiri Liberation Group has given the federal government fourteen (14) days to appoint and inaugurate a substantive board for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), threatening to shut down all oil installations including NDDC offices in Delta and Edo State if their demands were not met.

  1 year ago ago
Itsekiri Group Issues FG 14 Days Ultimatum, Threatens To Shut Down Oil Installations In Niger Delta

SOCIETY

One Dead As Kidnappers In Army Uniforms Abduct Their Victims With A Speedboat In Delta Community

A group of gunmen suspected to be kidnappers reportedly in army uniform had stormed and attacked Omadinho community of Delta State on Tuesday, April 20.According to the report by Warri Aproko Special, eyewitness's account and interviews granted to newsmen suggested that the attack on the community was a successful kidnap plan against a community chief who is the chairman of The Pipeline surveillance Contract from Okpe axis, a community in Delta state.

  1 year ago ago
One Dead As Kidnappers In Army Uniforms Abduct Their Victims With A Speedboat In Delta Community

POLITICS

Photos: 5 top politicians who have paid homage to the new Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III.

Prince Utieyinoritsetsola Emiko was crowned as the 21st Olu of warri kingdom on 21, August, 2021. The new Olu of Itsekiri kingdom, Ogiame Atuwatse III has received many top dignitaries in his Royal Palace ever since he was crowned king. The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III.

  8 months ago ago
Photos: 5 top politicians who have paid homage to the new Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III.

POLITICS

Breaking: Olu of Warri strips Ayiri Emami of traditional title.

The new Olu of Warri, His Royal Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse III, has begun the revalidation of Itsekiri chiefs Ode-Itsekiri, the ancestral home of Itsekiris in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State, according to the information obtained from Politics Nigeria. The exercise was said to have commenced on Thursday, August 2, 2021, which also saw the confirmation of the Warri Council of Chiefs.

  8 months ago ago
Breaking: Olu of Warri strips Ayiri Emami of traditional title.

POLITICS

How Chief Amatserunleghe Suddenly Became The New Prime Minister Of Itsayere Kingdom In Delta State

Chief Johnson Amatserunleghe has emerged as the new Prime Minister of Itsayere kingdom as the Olu of Warri kicked-started the revalidation and confirmation of Itsekiri council of Chiefs in Ode-Itsekiri, the ancestral home of Itsekiri in Warri South Local Government Area (LGA) of Delta State. The sudden emergence of the new Prime Minister has aroused the question of how he suddenly becomes the new traditional Prime Minister of the kingdom in due time.

  8 months ago ago
How Chief Amatserunleghe Suddenly Became The New Prime Minister Of Itsayere Kingdom In Delta State

POLITICS

Obasanjo prays not to see the 4th Olu of Warri in his lifetime after witnessing three coronations

The Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has reportedly prayed not to see the fourth Olu of Warri in his lifetime after witnessing the coronation ceremony of three monarchs for the Itsekiri nation. “I am one of the happiest on your coronation because God has favoured me to see three Olus and I don’t pray to see the fourth one," he said to the new coronated Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III.

  9 months ago ago
Obasanjo prays not to see the 4th Olu of Warri in his lifetime after witnessing three coronations

CULTURE

Three major Nigerian Languages that may cease to exit in the next 50 years

Language is a system of communication, manual(signed)or written symbols by means of which humans beings as a social group and participants in it's culture, express themselves.There are 27 languages close to extinction in Nigeria.Researchers have concluded that in less than one hundred years,almost half of the languages known today will be lost forever.

  1 year ago ago
Three major Nigerian Languages that may cease to exit in the next 50 years

POLITICS

I'm Too Old To Witness The 4th Coronation Of Olu Of Warri Says 83 years Old Olusegun Obasanjo.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo at the Thanksgiving ceremony of the newly crowned Olu Of Warri said, he had witnessed the coronation of three monarchs for the Itsekiri nation, he would not want to see another one in his life time. Obasanjo who was a former president of Nigeria from 1999-2007 said, he don't want to see the 4th coronation of Olu of Warri in his lifetime.

  9 months ago ago
I'm Too Old To Witness The 4th Coronation Of Olu Of Warri Says 83 years Old Olusegun Obasanjo.

ENTERTAINMENT

Zion music, an indigenous gospel music genre

Zion Music is a melodious and unique genre of gospel music in Nigeria. It is all about praise, adoration and worship of Almighty God with a message to strengthen believers faith in Jesus Christ. It is indigenous because the songs are mostly rendered in Yoruba/ Ilaje, Ijaw, Itsekiri etc.

  9 months ago ago
Zion music, an indigenous gospel music genre

RELIGION

You Can be a Good Muslim or Christian Without Changing Your Original African Name -Reno Omokri

The human right activist, Reno Omokri has pointed out that he cherish his Itsekiri native name more than foreign names. He stated this on his Facebook page while responding to one Solomon Ugorji, who wanted to know the meaning of 'Reno' and 'Omokri'. In response to Ugorji's question, Mr. Omokri stated that 'Reno' is an Itsekiri name given to him by his grandfather.

  10 months ago ago
You Can be a Good Muslim or Christian Without Changing Your Original African Name -Reno Omokri

POLITICS

2 Important messages that Obasanjo passed to Nigerians by Kneeling for the King of Warri

Few hours ago, History was made in Itsekiri kingdom as people trooped out enmasse to witness the coronation ceremony of the 21st Olu of Warri by the King makers. The Crown prince Mr Tesola Emiko ascended the throne of his fathers to become the Atuwatse III of his native kingdom.

  9 months ago ago
2 Important messages that Obasanjo passed to Nigerians by Kneeling for the King of Warri

POLITICS

REVEALED: What Buhari and Obasanjo told new Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III

On Saturday, Ogiame Atuwatse III was officially crowned as the 21st Olu of Warri on at Ode-Itsekiri, ancestral home of the Itsekiri. The Oduduwa Race and traditional rulers are happy and excited with his emergence as the Olu of Warri. It's a new development to them.

  9 months ago ago
REVEALED: What Buhari and Obasanjo told new Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III

RELIGION

A Man Said, "I Have Been Looking For The Meaning Of Reno Omokri". Check Out What Reno Omokri Replied

Solomon Ugorji said he has been looking for the meaning of Reno Omokri and that he even searched google but did not get the meaning of the name. Since his search for the meaning of the name was fruitless, he called on Reno Omokri saying that there is a need for his name to be defined.

  10 months ago ago
A Man Said,