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Alaafin of Oyo

23 Dec
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has seized a beaded crown from an Ifa priest. He also hung the crown on a tall tree after the said priest wore the crown during Ifa ceremony
Olori Damilola
1 Nov 2021
24-year-old Olori Damilola, estranged wife of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has tendered a public apology to the monarch and royal family for leaving the palace and for claiming the monarch was uncaring. Olori Damilola was betrothed to the 83-year-old Alaafin of Oyo in 2019 and left the palace in April, claiming that…
1 Nov 2021
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will on November 23, 2021 turn the first sod of the Yoruba World Centre inside the University of Ibadan.
13 Oct 2021
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III and the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, yesterday, said until Nigeria returns to regionalism, the nation’s progress
13 Sep 2021
The coronation ceremony of any kind in Nigeria, from the Alaafin of Oyo to the Emir of Zazzau, and from the Obi of Onitsha to the Oba of Lagos, has remained a high point of pomp and pageantry
23 Aug 2021
Nigerian entrepreneur, politician, industrialist, and a member of the 9th National Assembly, Hon. Shina Abiola Peller, as well as one of the world's leading offshore production experts, Subsea Engineer, Oil and gas technocrat, businessman, and Investor Dr. Babajide Ademola Agunbiade, FNSE, will be conferred with the titles of Ayedero of Yoruba Land and Atobaase of…
22 Aug 2021
The rain, which would have disrupted the celebration of 2021 World Sango Festival in Oyo Town on Saturday was stopped midway through
22 Aug 2021
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has urged the entire Yoruba race to preserve and sustain the culture and tradition of people
10 May 2021
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba (Dr.) Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has said that death is something we should not be afraid of, but its reality must be accepted.
10 Apr 2021
The ancient town of Saki was agog recently, as the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, led over 50 Yoruba Obas and other prominent Yoruba leaders to the town for this year’s edition of Beere Festival.
22 Jan 2021
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, yesterday, alerted President Muhammadu Buhari to growing feeling of frustration, disappointment and despondency among Yoruba...
9 Jan 2021
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has postponed indefinitely his 50 years coronation anniversary in the aftermath of the ravaging coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


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