Alaafin of Oyo
GOtv Boxing Night 15: An event to remember
Immediately the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III stepped into the Indoor Sports Hall of the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium (formerly known as Liberty Stadium) for the GOtv Boxing Night 15...
How Alaafin of Oyo inspired Joe Boy to retain ABU title at GOtv Boxing Night 15
The presence of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi 111, played a major role in the victory recorded by Nigeria’s Oto ‘Joe Boy’ Joseph over a resilient Ghana’s Nathaniel Nukpe in their African Boxing Union (ABU) lightweight title fight at the Liberty Stadium, Ibadan on Sunday night. The complex (now Obafemi Awolowo Stadium) shot…
Double celebration for Alaafin of Oyo
This is certainly a good time for the Alaafin of Oyo Kingdom, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, as he engages in double celebration, with two of his many wives delivered of sets of twins within one week. Few days after one of his wives, Ayaba Memunat Omowumi Adeyemi, Omoh I, was delivered of a set of female twins,…
Alaafin of Oyo’s youngest queen, Ajoke, clocks 28
Alaafin of Oyo's, Ajoke Badirat Adeyemi[/caption]Olori Ajoke Badirat Adeyemi is the youngest and last wife of Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, the Alaafin of Oyo Kingdom.
Between Aare Baamofin of Yorubaland and Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland
While there has been a flood of congratulatory messages by well-meaning Yoruba sons and daughters to celebrate the nomination of Adams, others have been busy criticizing it on several grounds.
Nigerian universities must be self-reliant, says Ajayi Crowther VC
In spite of the current economic recession and its attendant challenges, Nigerian universities have been asked to think out of the box and be self –reliant, particularly in the area of funding.
Yoruba indigenous knowledge should be basis of development, says Alaafin
He made this assertion while declaring open a three-day international conference tagged, 'The Yoruba Nation and Politics Since the 19th Century' held in honour of Prof Joseph Adebowale Atanda at...
Nigeria’s unity in dilemma, says Atiku Abubakar
Also, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has called on the Federal Government to begin the process of restructuring the country to correct alleged lopsidedness.
When Afe Babalola brought Ooni, Alaafin and Ogunsua to dance of peace
The meeting of the monarchs was instructive and historical. The Alaafin of Oyo had not set his foot into Ile-Ife, believed to be the source of Yorubas, in the last 50 years.