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RELIGION

Main Reasons Why The Yorubas Call God “Olodumare" And What It Represents

The Yoruba, like the Jews in the Old Testament, use anthropomorphic phrases in expressing Olodumare’s qualities. Edumare is the Yoruba cognitive depiction of God. A knowledge of the concept of Olodumare will not be properly appreciated if we do not understand its etymological meaning.

  2 months ago ago
Main Reasons Why The Yorubas Call God “Olodumare

SPORTS

Throwback And Current Photos Of Former Nigerian Striker Nnamdi Oduoamadi

Given their lucrative wages, footballers can afford luxurious lifestyle but that cannot guarantee them playing time or impressive performance for both club and country.Verifiedblog will be sharing throw back and current photos of former Super Eagles Striker, Nnamdi Oduoamadi. Nnamdi Oduoamadi Chidiebere, also known by his shirt name Odu, is a Nigerian Footballer who plays as forward, currently a free agent he last player for Albanian side Tirana.

  6 months ago ago
Throwback And Current Photos Of Former Nigerian Striker Nnamdi Oduoamadi

CRIME

Sad: A Popular Nigerian Pastor Has Been Shot 10 Times In The Chest By Unknown Assassins (Photos)

The way bad things are happening these days is becoming too alarming. News just reached me now that a popular Man of God in Nasarawa State has been shot 10 times in the chest by unknown assassins. The pastor's name is Chief Amos Ewa, and from the information gathered, he was also the village head of Odu in Nasarawa State. From the information gathered, the assassins infiltrated the chief of Odu palace in Udege Development Area in Nasarawa State around 9pm on the 31st of July, and openly fired at the monarch,

  1 year ago ago
Sad: A Popular Nigerian Pastor Has Been Shot 10 Times In The Chest By Unknown Assassins (Photos)

RELIGION

Checkout Ten Yoruba Deities

According to the Yoruba's, Olodumare (God) is the supreme being. He is the creator of humans, nature, and other lesser deities. The name Olodumare comes from the three Yoruba words Oni, Odu, and Mare which means the owner of the source of creation. The Yoruba believe that the lesser gods which are referred to as Orisha in Yoruba serve as an intermediary between Olodumare and humans. If they human desire anything, they will pray to the lesser gods (Orisha) they are worshipping and the Orisha will go to heaven

  9 months ago ago
Checkout Ten Yoruba Deities

POLITICS

Oladunni Odu Holds Thanksgiving Service For The New Appointment

In gratitude for her recent appointment as the first female Secretary to the Ondo State Government, Princess Oladunni Odu is holding a Special Thanksgiving Service today to acknowledge God's grace and blessings on her and her family.

  8 months ago ago
Oladunni Odu Holds Thanksgiving Service For The New Appointment

CRIME

Traditional ruler places curse on cultists over killings

Over some days now, it has been made known in news coming from Benue state that, there is unarrest in the state, as cultist are clashing with each other and lives are been taken and also, people's properties are being destroyed due to the clash. Due to this occurrence that is happening in the state, the traditional ruler in Otukpo Land, His Royal Highness Chief Doctor John Eyimonye as placed curse on all cultists responsible for the unrest in the state. According to the news that was shared in the video, the

  1 year ago ago
Traditional ruler places curse on cultists over killings

POLITICS

Meaning Of Extraordinary Names In Yoruba

Meaning Of Extraordinary Names In Yoruba 1. Oba : means King. 2. Obatala or Oba Ala : means King of White. 3. Odua or Adua or Oduduwa or Odu To Da Iwa or Aduwa : means Prayer. 4. Oonirisha or Ooni : means Emperor or the owner of deities. 5. Alaafin : means Emperor or the owner of Palaces. 6. Ootu Ife or Ile Ife : means source of expansion or land of expansion. 7. Ni Ife or Nyife : means from Ife.  8. Oyo or Oyonu : means Pardoner. 9. Oyo Mesi : means Oyo Empire Legislatures. 10. Aare Ona KaKanfo : supreme

  11 months ago ago
Meaning Of Extraordinary Names In Yoruba

OTHERS-TERRORISM

Fresh Attack: Bandits Attack A Community In Nassarawa, Kill Traditional Ruler

Bandits Attack A Community In Nassarawa, Kill Traditional Ruler According to report, we gathered that a community in Nasarawa State was attacked by Bandits. The armed Bandits that were said to have entered the community on bikes in tantamount numbers took their time to carry out their operations. As reported by SaharaReporters, in the attack, Amos Ewa Obera, the head of Odu a Local Government Area of Nasarawa State was said to have been killed on Friday. SaharaReporters gathered that the bandits stormed the

  1 year ago ago
Fresh Attack: Bandits Attack A Community In Nassarawa, Kill Traditional Ruler

SOCIETY

To combat crime, Akeredolu would acquire 20 additional patrol vehicles for Amotekun.

In a desperate move to control criminal activities across the state, the Ondo state government is to purchase twenty extra patrol vehicles for the state security unit codenamed Amotekun. Princess Oladunni Odu, Secretary to the State Government, said this in Akure at a briefing to announce events to commemorate Governor Rotimi Akeredolu's 100 days in office.

  6 months ago ago
To combat crime, Akeredolu would acquire 20 additional patrol vehicles for Amotekun.

CRIME

Suspected Killers Of Village Head, Kidnappers Of CAN Chairman And Others Arrested In Nasarawa

The Nassarawa State police Command have arrested 27 criminals suspected to be Kidnappers and armed robbers. Among the arrested persons are suspected killers of the village head of Odu community in Nasarawa Local Government Area, Amos Obere.  The suspected kidnappers were apprehended at a drinking joint while they were busy partying. The Nasarawa state police gathered reliable information regarding the location of the kidnappers. After receiving the information, the police immediately mobilized and arrested

  1 year ago ago
Suspected Killers Of Village Head, Kidnappers Of CAN Chairman And Others Arrested In Nasarawa

ENTERTAINMENT

Legendary Nigerian Juju singer, King Sunny Ade Turned 74 Today, Checkout Out His Pictures.

Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye Popularly know as King Sunny Ade,He is Member of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a multi-award-winning singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is regarded as one of the first African pop musicians to gain international success and fame,He is also on Record as one of the most influential Musicians of all time. Sunny Ade His style of juju which is primarily a form of praise music sung in a local Nigerian Yoruba language that merges guitars with percussion in a lively style. is

  1 year ago ago
Legendary Nigerian Juju singer, King Sunny Ade Turned 74 Today, Checkout Out His Pictures.

CRIME

Pastor And Village Head In Nassarawa State Shot By Assassin At His Palace

The Crime Rate, is a source of worry for individuals of all age and all social standing, and it is becoming very Alarming. According to Report, A popular Pastor who is also a village head in Nassarawa State has been murdering in the Comfort of his home. as Report has it that he was shot Various times by the assassin. The pastor who was identified as Chief Amos Ewa,Was a Village head of Odu in Nassarawa State. The residence of The late Chief of Odu who's palace is located in Udege development Area was infiltrated

  1 year ago ago
Pastor And Village Head In Nassarawa State Shot By Assassin At His Palace

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet Slaytitude Teymee, The Nigerian Crossdresser That Is More Beautiful Than Jay Boogie. (Photos)

Cross dressing as we all know is a term that describes the act of putting on anything meant girls or the opposite gender. Men that do this, often have a very bad reputation in the society they come from. There is always a reason for cross dressing, either because one naturally behaves like a female when he is male, for entertainment, for business, for fun, or for sexual reasons. Business is the reason I think all this cross dressers in Nigeria are doing it for. Slaytitude is a Nigerian crossdresser. He came

  1 year ago ago
Meet Slaytitude Teymee, The Nigerian Crossdresser That Is More Beautiful Than Jay Boogie. (Photos)

CRIME

"You Will Die In 14 Days", Traditional Ruler Curses Cultists And Sponsors In Otukpo Community.

The Och'Otukpo Odu, His Royal Highness Chief Dr. John Eyimonye has placed a curse on all cultists and their sponsors in Otukpo land. The royal father and custodian of the Otukpo traditional stool invoked the land to fight anyone who has a hand in cult related activities, following high rate of cult activities in the land of Otukpo, that is gradually extending to the environs around it. A visibly angry Ochotukpo, pronounced that any Otukpo son or daughter who engages in this nefarious act, will die in 14 days

  1 year ago ago

CRIME

Bandits Attack Nasarawa Community, Kill Traditional Ruler

A group of bandits Hass community in Nassarawa state. The bandits succeeded in killing the traditional ruler of the community. According to reports, the bandits stormed the community on Friday, Juy 31, 2020. The bandits mercilessly murdered the village head of the community known as Odu community. The village traditional ruler was known as Amos Ewa Obere. Hus Kingdom, Odu, is located in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The bandits stormed the community in large numbers. They operated on motorcycles.

  1 year ago ago
Bandits Attack Nasarawa Community, Kill Traditional Ruler

ENTERTAINMENT

Fiction: How I Lost My Job, Became Poor For Not Listening To My Father-in-law Who Was Mentally ill

There was a man In the Western part of the country whose name was Odu. Odu is the name of my father. He was famous, and a very rich farmer in the region. I grew up to be proud of my father in the village called 'Kam'. My father was the only person in the village that could train his children in the university. photo used for Illustration only Immediately after my secondary school, I got admission into a famous university in the region. I was studying Business management when I met a beautiful lady (Ehi) in my

  1 year ago ago
Fiction: How I Lost My Job, Became Poor For Not Listening To My Father-in-law Who Was Mentally ill

SOCIETY

CRSPHCDA Conducts Personnel Audit For Environmental Health Officers

Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency Conducts Verification Exercise And Personnel Audit For Environmental Health Officers The Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has conducted verification execise for environmental health officers in the state as a means of boosting and optimizing the services of the unit in the state. Addressing the workers at the Agency's Head office in calabar,the Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency Dr Janet

  11 months ago ago
CRSPHCDA Conducts Personnel Audit For Environmental Health Officers

RELIGION

Reason Yoruba People Need To Embrace Ifa And Opele

Yoruba traditional religion is seen by many Yoruba people as something devilish or something very bad. They are even ashamed to identify themselves with traditional worshippers. Well, God has no religion and every religion have their special way of worshipping God. Only people who are ignorant of Ifa can call it devilish. Ifa is very smooth, ifa is just like mathematics or physics. Every revelation (Opele) has its own meaning and eulogy (Odu), the solution to everyone's problems is hiding behind the Odu and

  1 year ago ago
Reason Yoruba People Need To Embrace Ifa And Opele

POLITICS

Meet The First Female SSG in Ondo State (PHOTOS)

The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Wednesday approved the appointment of Princess Catherine Oladunni Odu as Secretary to the State Government (SSG) making her the first female SSG in the history of the State.

  8 months ago ago
Meet The First Female SSG in Ondo State (PHOTOS)

EDUCATION

4 Most Affordable Bachelor’s in Special Education

This list is based purely on price. We calculated the cost per credit and ranked the schools starting with the least expensive. All of the schools ranked on our list are accredited. Interestingly, all of the programs on this list are online programs, even though traditional programs were considered. Best of luck to you! 1. Old Dominion University “Where the city meets the sea” in Norfolk, Virginia you’ll find Old Dominion University. Known for an excellent education, the University offers 25,000 students

  1 year ago ago
4 Most Affordable Bachelor’s in Special Education