Follow the writer for more updates Nigeria Kings have important roles they play in the society today.They help in keeping the cultural heritage of their tribe and people, and are also useful in the settlement of dispute and bringing peace to the nation.
In-form Nigerian-born youngster Ike Ugbo continues his excellent performance for Yves Vanderhaeghe led Cercle Brugge football club of Belgium on Sunday afternoon, as he scored a goal in his team's 2-1 home victory over Beerschot FC, in the week 32 of Belgium Pro League, to set personal scoring record in
Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Frederick Akinruntan Billionaire business mogul and traditional ruler of Ugbo Kingdom in the riverine Ilaje Local Government area of Ondo State, Oba Frederick Akinruntan, is no doubt a man of great opulence. He adequately regales in his stupendous wealth and royalty and he is always quick to flaunt it everywhere. Always a journalist's delight any day, he makes a boast, even without asking him, about his enormous financial net worth, his Bentley car and hordes of automobiles, his fashion,
Moremi was a legendary and courageous Yoruba Queen who liberated the then Yorubas of Ife Kingdom from their Ugbo oppressors during the 12th century (Suzzane Preston, 2016). She was originally from Offa but got married to Oranmiyan, the son of Oduduwa, the first king of Ife and the progenitor of the Yoruba race. Ile-Ife was a kingdom that was said to have been at war with an adjoining tribe who were known to them as the Forest people (Ugbò). Scores of Ife citizens were being enslaved by these people, and because
Chelsea football club of England loanee and Nigerian star Ike Ugbo's goal has been nominated for Belgium Pro League club Cercle Brugge's February goal of the month award.
Being a king comes with a lot of responsibility as the administration of law, maintenance of peace and protecting of his kingdom are all rested on his shoulders. And also being a king comes with a lot of advantages, including being respected by everyone, no matter how small you are (age), and also money, properties and fame too is part of the benefits of being a king. How does a person become a king? When a king dies and he has male son or sons behind, his eldest son becomes the king, this simply means hereditary
In all cultures, tribes and races, there are certainly a set of individual whose importance cannot be overemphasized and whose impact cannot be underestimated owing to the pivotal roles they have played,one of such important personalities in the history of Yoruba people is moremi. Yoruba people and non yoruba people alike know about the huge impact this legendary heroine had in ensuring that the cradle of Yoruba civilization in ile -ife was not totally destroyed by the ugbo people, this she did by using her
Oba Akinrutan, This traditional ruler was born in 1950. He is 70 years old. He is the ruler of ugbo kingdom and it's people Ugbo town is located ilaje local government of ondo Oba Akinrutan is rated among the billoniars in the country, Oba Akinrutan ranges from oil and gas, real estate ,etc . He is the owner of Obat oil. Today, this company has over 50 gas station over every geopolitical zone in Nigeria and the company own one of the largest tank farms in Africa, that is able to contain 65 liters of petroleum
I kept wondering why is there always a tussle when a new king has to be crowned . Who doesn’t like money !!! There is money and power on the throne . Fredrick obateru Akinrunta (born 1950) is a Nigerian monarch, the traditional ruler of ugbo kingdom. The olugho of ugbo kingdom is a paramount king of ugbo kingdom in ilaje local government area of Ondo state , southwestern Nigeria. The Nigeria’s richest king obateru Akinrunta the olugho of ugbo kingdom asides being the royal leader of ugbo he owns the largest
At about 800 year ago, a lady named Moremi ajasoro who hailed from offa in what is currently kwara state northern Nigeria, was married to prince Oranmiyan, heir of king Oduduwa of ile Ife. Around then, ile Ife was facing serious problems from the Ugho people who consistently led viciousness assaults and enslave Ife people. Ife was defenseless and strikes proceeded. As Ugbo people were dressed totally in raffia and bamboo making unusual noises around evening time. Ife people believed they were forest or bush
Headlines Police arrests 11 suspected cultists during initiation in Calabar Five days after operation Amotekun’s launch in Ondo, gunmen kidnap two During a cult initiation in Bishop Moynag Street, State Housing, Calabar, 11 people were arrested by the Cross River Police Command. The Police Officer for Public Relations, DSP Irene Ugbo, said in a Sunday address in Calabar that 9 people and two women were offenders. He said that the suspects were detained on August 14th by the State Police Commissioner, Mr Abdulkadir
Over 800 years ago, a woman named Mọ́remí Àjàsorò who hailed from Offa in what is now Kwara State, northern Nigeria was married to Prince Oranmiyan, heir of King Oduduwa of Ile Ife. At that time, Ile Ife was facing serious problems from the Ugbo (also called Igbo, unrelated to Igbos in southeast Nigeria) people who always conducted violent raids & enslaved Ife people. Ife was helpless & the raids continued. As Ugbo people were dressed completely in raffia & bamboo making strange noises at night, Ife
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State have been applauded for their commitment to and unconditional support for the party so far. Publicity Secretary of the Ondo State Caretaker Committee, Mr. Alex Kalejaye, described on the weekend as "rare and wonderful" the determination shown by the party's faithful in the run-up to the gubernatorial election last year. Kalejaye said that leaders and members cast aside personal interests and ambitions for unity, well-being, and success of the ruling
The Cross River State Police said two of its officers were killed by unidentified gunmen on Wednesday, March 3.Naija news reported this on its Twitter page.
do you believe what this man is saying about the history of ile ife? Is it true that ooduwa is not the first man that came to ile ife? The Olugbo of Ugbo in Ondo State, Oba Frederick Obateru Akinruntan, has said Ile Ife in Osun State, viewed as the home of the Yoruba People, has a place with his dads who had settled there some time before Oduduwa and his company came to get comfortable the old town. Oba Akinruntan, who talked on Saturday during the finale of exercises to check his eleventh year on the seat,
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the appointment of Mr Joseph Ugbo as the Managing Director of Niger Delta Power Holding Company for another four years. This was made known by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Thursday titled "President approves renewal of NDPHC's MD, Ugbo, executive directors for another for years." According to Akande, he also approved the renewal of appointments of the company's two executive directors.
Cercle Brugge manager Paul Clement made it publicly known that their newly signed striker on-loan, Ike Ugbo is still lacking fitness even after he scored in their 3-2 win on Saturday. Paul Clement made a great impact in bringing Ugbo from Chelsea. But he also claimed that if not for their Congolese forward Guy Mbenza, Ugbo would have stared from the bench. Swansea City boss made his opinion known that Ugbo is a good attacker, though he is still behind fitness, but it is good for him as he can make a new start.
Ike Ugbo has joined Belgian First Division A side Cercle Brugge on a season long loan deal from Chelsea, this is according to reports. The 21-year-old forward extended his deal with Chelsea before heading to Cercle Brugge, where he'd play for the rest of next season. Ugbo’s new Chelsea contract commits him to the club until at least 2022, report Chelsea's website Ugbo joined Chelsea at the U10 levels and ascended the various grades of the club to stake a permanent claims for the U23s of the West London. Having
do you believe what this man is saying about the history of ile ife? Is it true that ooduwa is not the first man that came to ile ife? This man is let the cat out if the basket. This traditional ruler is the the world that ile ife belongs to his father. He also said that his father was the founder of ile ife. He continues. He said my father has been there before oduduwa came to ile ife. He also asked anybody who has different views about this historic Revelation should come forward The Olugbo of Ugbo in Ondo