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SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Read The Main Reason Yoruba Men Call Their Wives Iyawo

The Yoruba people normally refer to their wives as their "Iyawo" in their native language. Before the Yorubas started using that word on their wives, they used to refer to the Women as "Aya". There is actually a reason the Yoruba people began to refer to their wives as Iyawo, let's walk back into history and find out why.

  8 months ago ago
Read The Main Reason Yoruba Men Call Their Wives Iyawo

LIFESTYLE

The Oloolu Masquerade And Why Women Are Forbidden From Looking At It

The south western part of Nigeria is known to have alot of Masquerades, these masquerade can also be referred to as Egungun. The Yorubas see these Masquerades as a way to connect with their ancestors. One of the most powerful masquerade in the city of Ibadan is the Oloolu Masquerade.

  8 months ago ago
The Oloolu Masquerade And Why Women Are Forbidden From Looking At It

ENTERTAINMENT

Opinion: Ogene Music Is Becoming The Next Big Thing

You may have noticed the new wave of Ogene songs. The way things are going, I feel like Ogene might be the next mainstream sound on the Nigerian music scene. And it's been a long time coming. I say this as an Igbo citizen. As Igbos, we needed to showcase our music on a large scale like for example, the Yorubas, have done for years.

  7 months ago ago
Opinion: Ogene Music Is Becoming The Next Big Thing

CULTURE

5 facts about the Yorubas that everyone needs to know

The Yoruba tribe is one of the most largest ethnic groups in Africa. So today, we will be talking on the 5 interesting facts about the Yoruba people that you probably have no idea about. 1. The Yoruba people have more twins than any other people in the world:

  7 months ago ago
5 facts about the Yorubas that everyone needs to know

CULTURE

Photos: check out the colourful pictures of Obasanjo and Governor Dapo as they grace Owu festival.

The Yorubas is one of the most celebrated tribes in the world, their culture, languages and traditions are worth emulation. Earlier today, the Owu town in Ogun state celebrated Owu day today and people from far and near came to celebrate with them. While reacting to the event, the executive governor of Ogun state, His Excellency Dapo Abiodun has taken to the verified Instagram page to share some lovely pictures of the events and also to celebrate the political leaders that graced the occasion.

  7 months ago ago
Photos: check out the colourful pictures of Obasanjo and Governor Dapo as they grace Owu festival.

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.

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

POLITICS

Sheikh Gumi On Kayode's Defection: "You Betrayed Yorubas, You Are Fake And A Traitor."

Sheikh Gumi has reacted after Dr. Femi Fani-Koyode defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressive Congress (APC), political party, saying, "your betrayed Yorubas, you are fake and a traitor." It was earlier reported that Dr. Femi Kayode defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the All Progressive Congress (APC), political party.

  8 months ago ago
Sheikh Gumi On Kayode's Defection:

JUSTICE

Why Yoruba Groups should not Join the One-month Sit-at-home in the East.

It was revealed in a recent news shared by Sahara reporters, on how a Yoruba Group, plans to meet on Sunday following the invitation by the Indigenous people of Biafra, whether or not, they will join the one month Sit-At-Home. The sit at home is said to commence on the 21st of October, the reason they are embarking on the sit at home, is the DSS refusal to bring it's leader to court on the said date.

  7 months ago ago
Why Yoruba Groups should not Join the One-month Sit-at-home in the East.

POLITICS

What All Igbos And Yorubas Should Note After FG Said That Agitators Are Being Treated Like Bandits

The activities of Biafra and Yoruba Nation agitators have been leading to various reactions across social media platforms. These agitators are from the South-East (Biafra) and South-West (Yoruba Nation) region of the country. However, the federal government has made a vital statement about Yoruba Nation and Biafra Agitators.

  7 months ago ago
What All Igbos And Yorubas Should Note After FG Said That Agitators Are Being Treated Like Bandits

POLITICS

The 3 tests every custom must pass before becoming law in Nigeria

Nigeria has diverse ethnic groups and tribes. From Yorubas, to Fulanis and Ibajis. All these groups have diverse cultures and traditions that they practice. One tribe cannot force its culture on another tribe, or expect them to emulate their traditions, and vice versa.

  8 months ago ago
The 3 tests every custom must pass before becoming law in Nigeria

RELIGION

2 Noticeable Things In The Latest Speech Made By Oluwo Of Iwo To Remove Idols From His Palace

Oluwo of Iwoland The King of Iwoland, Oba Abdul Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, has come out again to criticize what he described as sacrilege. This was seen in a video shared on the internet where the controversial king condemned some primitive customs of the Yoruba people in terms of what the Yoruba Obas believed in.

  8 months ago ago
2 Noticeable Things In The Latest Speech Made By Oluwo Of Iwo To Remove Idols From His Palace

POLITICS

Jaruma warns Igbos and Yorubas on 2023 election if they continue to watch BBNaija and GUS

The founder of Jaruma Empire, Hauwa Saidu Mohammed has in a post given a cryptic warning to Westerners and Southerners concerning the forth coming 2023 election. Her view is almost exact with what Reno Omokri posted earlier today on how Southerners are more interested in Big Brother Naija Reality TV shows than they are in who rules the country.

  7 months ago ago
Jaruma warns Igbos and Yorubas on 2023 election if they continue to watch BBNaija and GUS

POLITICS

The reason why colonialism in the west wasn't that easy

Indirect policy of administration in Yoruba land fell on two parts, this was because people supported it and at the same time criticized it but the question is, why was it a partial progress in the west 1) The principles of Checks and balance: the Oba was not an absolute monarch just as the Emir in the north was.

  8 months ago ago
The reason why colonialism in the west wasn't that easy

CULTURE

Southern Nigeria: Some Considerations Of It’s Structure, People And Natural History.

The Igbo tribe is potentially a very powerful one, from which much can be expected with consolidations and the spread of careful modern ideas. The people are observant, reflective thinkers, and rapid actors, with a remarkable keen and true sense of justice and determination. They also possess strong individuality.

  8 months ago ago
Southern Nigeria: Some Considerations Of It’s Structure, People And Natural History.

FASHION-BEAUTY

How to Create Unique Accessories Using Aso Oke Fabric

Accessories are used to complement an outfit. You can express your personality and fashion statement by making use of accessories. There are varieties of accessories, bags, scarves, hairpieces, earrings, neckpieces, and many more. Keep reading for some DIY tips on creating unique accessories.

  8 months ago ago
How to Create Unique Accessories Using Aso Oke Fabric

HEALTH

5 health benefits of Hospital Too Far (Chaya)

Over 100 ailments are believed to be cured by the plant. It can be eaten with regional specialties or the liquid produced by squeezing the leaves. The Yorubas call it 'efo Iyana-ipaja,' and the Igbos call it 'ugu oyibo.' Some of its health benefits include:

  8 months ago ago
5 health benefits of Hospital Too Far (Chaya)

ENVIRONMENT

Things The Federal Government Can Introduce To Promote Unity Among The Tribes In Nigeria

Nigeria is a great country that consists of many tribes. However, some movements have been started in Nigeria that can affect the unity of the tribes in the country. What do you think the FG can do to promote unity? The major tribes in Nigeria are the Yorubas, Hausas, Igbos and Fulanis.

  8 months ago ago
Things The Federal Government Can Introduce To Promote Unity Among The Tribes In Nigeria

FASHION-BEAUTY

3 Types of Traditional Outfits Worn by Nigerian Ladies

Every culture has its traditional outfit. Traditional attires tell stories and in most cases, have meanings behind their origin. In Nigeria, there are over two hundred and fifty ethnic groups. Each of these groups has traditional outfits peculiar to them. There are also different outfits for different occasions.

  8 months ago ago
3 Types of Traditional Outfits Worn by Nigerian Ladies

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Could Nigeria one day become a world power just as America?

The possibility of Nigeria becoming a world power is indeed high and I can even place a bet on the country becoming one of the world powers just as countries in Europe are recognized as world powers. Nigeria has everything that requires a country to become a world power ranging from both natural resources to intelligent people.

  7 months ago ago
Could Nigeria one day become a world power just as America?

POLITICS

Yorubas and Igbos are busy with bbnaija and the Northerners will keep on holding power: Jaruma says

Renowned Nigerian intimacy therapist, Jaruma is currently trending after sharing a controversial post on social media. She spoke on the concerns of different tribes in the country. Taking to her Instagram page, the socialite spoke on how the northerners in the country keep planning to hold on to power.

  7 months ago ago
Yorubas and Igbos are busy with bbnaija and the Northerners will keep on holding power: Jaruma says