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RELIGION

The Benin Kingdom and 2 Other Places That People Believe Oduduwa Came From.

Oduduwa remained the Yoruba kingdom's father, a great hero, and the forefather of many crown kings. There are several stories to make it known that Oduduwa came and met many people in Yoruba land before becoming a king. However, there are many stories that tell us where Oduduwa, the father of Yorubaland, came from, but in these articles we are going to say 3 of the places that many believe that he was from.

  1 month ago ago
The Benin Kingdom and 2 Other Places That People Believe Oduduwa Came From.

ENTERTAINMENT

"I Was in School When Kingmakers Announced My Name as New Okeluse Monarch" -- Oba Oloyede Narrates

In Yorubaland, kings are representatives of God on land. Interestingly, monarchical activity of the Yoruba kings represent the rich cultural heritage and legacy every Yoruba must guide jealously to maintain cultural values. The history made at Okeluse town in Ose local government area of Ondo State will continue to reverberate when discussion about youngest monarch in Yorubaland comes in.

  2 months ago ago

LIFESTYLE

The Fearful Oloolu Masquerade Of The Ibadan People In Oyo State

Oloolu is a very powerful Egungun (masquerade) in the city of Ibadan, Oyo State. Oloolu is said to be the most fearful masquerade in Ibadan, and one of the most revered in the entire Yorubaland. Oloolu is said to be feared and most revered for its powers, history and sacredness.

  3 months ago ago
The Fearful Oloolu Masquerade Of The Ibadan People In Oyo State

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines:"We'll Eat Fish" -Gani Adams Slams Miyetti Allah, APC Reacts To Buhari's Loan Plan

Photo Credit: Google "We'll Eat Fish"- Gani Adams Slams Miyetti Allah Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, on Wednesday, knocked the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria for saying that a cow may cost up to N2 million with the anti-grazing law.

  2 months ago ago
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ENTERTAINMENT

3 Significant Things That Occurred In Yorubaland Yesterday That You May Need To Know

Late Rachel Oniga Yesterday, which was the 27th of August, 2021, was a memorable day in the history of the Yoruba people who live in Lagos, Ondo state, and Yorubaland entirely. What occurred were three remarkable things that were recorded in the annal of the Yoruba people.

  3 months ago ago
3 Significant Things That Occurred In Yorubaland Yesterday That You May Need To Know

CULTURE

3 Things Society Should Be Expecting from Newly Installed Ayedero of Yorubaland

It is no longer news that His Imperial Majesty, Alaafia of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III has installed Hon. Shina Peller as Ayedero of Yorubaland. At the installation ceremony which took place at the historic Oyo town hall. Traditional rulers from all walk of life were present to witness epoch making event.

  3 months ago ago
3 Things Society Should Be Expecting from Newly Installed Ayedero of Yorubaland

POLITICS

Gumi's Visit to Yorubaland: Igboho’s Mother, Kinsmen Send Warning to Islamic Cleric

The controversial Islamic cleric Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has received a stern warning from supporters of Yoruba Nation agitator Chief Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, his mother and kinsmen to stay away from Yorubaland. The warning came after Gumi was seen in a video clip where he claimed he was in Igboho town for a visit.

  2 months ago ago
Gumi's Visit to Yorubaland: Igboho’s Mother, Kinsmen Send Warning to Islamic Cleric

POLITICS

Masked Oyo Indigenes asking Fulani To Leave Yorubaland may turn Into another Igboho if Not Stopped

In a recent news shared by sahara reporters, it was reported how some masked men from Oyo state issued a 30-day ultimatum to the Fulani and Hausa people, to leave all part of the Yorubaland. They also asked the herders to leave their land along with all their cattle.

  2 months ago ago
Masked Oyo Indigenes asking Fulani To Leave Yorubaland may turn Into another Igboho if Not Stopped

SOCIETY

'These Bandits Are Acting According To A Script' - Gani Adams Reacts To Oyo Jail Break

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams has sounded the alarm on the danger facing the Southwest region of the country after the recent attack on the Oyo State correctional facility, insisting that armed bandits are acting according Otunba Adams stated that the attack on the facility showed how porous the prison was, and the vulnerability of the security agents guarding it.

  1 month ago ago
'These Bandits Are Acting According To A Script' - Gani Adams Reacts To Oyo Jail Break

POLITICS

History: How political interests led to riots in Yorubaland in 1965

With the emergence of the United Progressive Grand Alliance (UPGA) and the Nigerian National Alliance as the two dominant parties through coalitions, the rivalry between them at the national level shifted to the Western Nigeria election of 1965. The A.G represented (UPGA) and NNDP (NNA).

  3 months ago ago
History: How political interests led to riots in Yorubaland in 1965

ECONOMY-FINANCE

What Society Should Expect from Newly Crowned Olofin of Isheri, Oba Sulaiman Adekunle Bamgbade

Traditional rulers all over Yorubaland and beyond must uphold the culture and tradition of the society they represent. It's a new dawn for Awori people of Yorubaland as all sons and daughters of Isheri land converged on Opic Event Centre to witness coronation ceremony of the 20th Olofin of Isheri, Oba Sulaiman Adekunle Bamgbade.

  2 months ago ago
What Society Should Expect from Newly Crowned Olofin of Isheri, Oba Sulaiman Adekunle Bamgbade

ENTERTAINMENT

Reactions As Obi Cubana Celebrates With Shina Peller On His Conferment As "Ayedero Of Yorubaland".

Recalled that yesterday, Shina Peller was installed as "Ayedero Of Yorubaland" by his Royal Majesty, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Olayiwola Lamidi Adeyemi. This ceremony was graced by top dignitaries in Nigeria. Billionaire, Obi Iyiegbu aka Obi Cubana was present. In the video that Obi Cubana shared online, they exchanged pleasantries during the celebration.

  3 months ago ago
Reactions As Obi Cubana Celebrates With Shina Peller On His Conferment As

POLITICS

Two Precised Reasons Why Gani Adams And SSG Stakeholders Opposed Sheikh Gumi's Visit To Igboho Town

Gani Adams, who is the Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, and other stakeholders of the South-Western Security Group (SSG) has opposed Sheikh Ahmed Gumi's visitation to Igboho town. Photo credit: The Punch Chief Sunday Adeyemo, who is popularly known as Sunday Igboho, is an indigene of Igboho town, the headquarters of the Oorelope Local Government Area of Oyo State.

  2 months ago ago
Two Precised Reasons Why Gani Adams And SSG Stakeholders Opposed Sheikh Gumi's Visit To Igboho Town

LIFESTYLE

Interesting Things You Should Know About The African Black Soap And Its Origin

The African black soap, also known as "ose dudu", originated from the western part of Africa in age-old Yoruba communities in Nigeria, Benin Republic, and Togo. In pre-colonial Yorubaland, the women were responsible for harvesting and processing raw farm produce into finished goods for trading.

  2 months ago ago
Interesting Things You Should Know About The African Black Soap And Its Origin

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"We Will Start Eating Fish" - Gani Adamu Slams Miyetti Allah For Saying Cows May Cost ₦2M each

The Aare Ona Kankanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, knocked the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) for saying that a cow may cost up to ₦2 million if the anti-open grazing law stands. According to Adams, the people of Southern Nigeria, especially the Yoruba people in the Southwest will start eating fish and other alternatives.

  2 months ago ago

POLITICS

Anti- Open Grazing Law: Gani Adams Slams Miyetti Allah

Photo Credit: Google The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, on Wednesday slams the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association Of Nigeria (MACBAN) for threatening the nation that cost of a Cow may go up to N2 Million due to the recent grazing law signed into law by some Southern States of the federation.

  2 months ago ago
Anti- Open Grazing Law: Gani Adams Slams Miyetti Allah

ENTERTAINMENT

I Am Traditional Head Of Yoruba Nation -Alaafin

Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, Alaafin of Oyo, has revealed that he is the only monarch among all Yoruba Kings, who has the exclusive rights to confer chieftaincy title that would cover the whole Yorubaland on worthy individuals. Oba Adeyemi made this statement over the weekend, at the conferment of chieftaincy titles of ''Atobaase'' of Yorubaland on Engineer Babajide Ademola Agunbiade, and ''Ayedero'' of Yorubaland on Honourable Shina Peller.

  3 months ago ago
I Am Traditional Head Of Yoruba Nation -Alaafin

POLITICS

Stay away from Yorubaland, Igboho’s mum, Yoruba Nation activists warn Gumi

In today's politics, people need to proceed with any political activity with absolute caution. The politics in Nigeria is no doubt an exception to these, and it is more necessary for everyone who wishes to fight for a better future to be more careful, due to the already existing insecurity challenges facing the nation.

  2 months ago ago
Stay away from Yorubaland, Igboho’s mum, Yoruba Nation activists warn Gumi

SOCIETY

You Are Not Welcomed In Yorubaland, Igboho’s Mum, Yoruba Nation Activists Warn Gumi

Scores of supporters of Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, his mother and allies have visited Igboho town to offer prayers to ‘nullify’ the effect of the visit of a cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi, to the town, the Punch reports. Sheikh Ahmad Gumi Video footage had emerged of the controversial cleric standing in front of the Muslim Grammar School in Modeke/Igboho during a visit to the town.

  2 months ago ago
You Are Not Welcomed In Yorubaland, Igboho’s Mum, Yoruba Nation Activists Warn Gumi

MILITARY

Steer clear of Yorubaland or face our wrath- Group tells bandits

A group in the Southwest region of Nigeria, Southwest Security Stakeholders Group (SSSG), has a sounded a note of warning to bandits and other criminal elements not to come to the region or be ready to face the consequences. Convener of the group, Iba Gani Adams and Alhaji Owolabi Amusat, who is the Secretary of the group, in a statement jointly signed, said that there were strong indications that bandits had perfected plans to launch attacks in Yorubaland.

  2 months ago ago
Steer clear of Yorubaland or face our wrath- Group tells bandits