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18 Dec 2020
The drums will roll out on Thursday January 14 on the golden anniversary of the coronation of the Alaafin of Oyo, Iku Baba Yeye, Igba Keji Orisa, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III (82).
15 Dec 2020
The need for Yoruba to work together for the progress and security of their nation, irrespective of countries they found themselves, formed the fulcrum of the historic visit of Alaketu of Ketu Kingdom in the Benin Republic, Oba Adejumo Adedunloye,...
15 Oct 2020
• Oyo govt grants semi-autonomy to four hospitals • Awards N8.7 billion Saki-Ogboro-Igboho road The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has described Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, as a practical politician, who has used a leadership position to redefine governance in the state. The monarch said this on Tuesday when he hosted the…
16 Apr 2020
In the early hours of today, social media was filled with rumours and allegations that veteran Nigerian singer Wasiu Ayinde Marshal also known as K1 De Ultimate was romantically involved with Olori Ajoke, one of the wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III. The Fuji musician in a statement released by his media…
18 Mar 2020
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari, state governors and other leaders nationwide to be open to criticisms.
16 Mar 2020
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State yesterday visited the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, in his palace, Oyo town.
20 Dec 2019
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, has berated the National Assembly over the re-introduction of the Hate Speech Bill by the Senate.
2 Nov 2019
The historical town of Igbo-Ora was alive recently, as people from all walks of life converged in the ancient community to celebrate this year’s Igbo-Ora World Twins Festival.
20 Sep 2019
In a bid to protect telecoms consumers and guard against the activities of hackers, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has initiated actions to strengthen cyberspace across the country with the deployment of sophisticated systems.
8 Sep 2019
Olabode Lucas is a retired Professor of Agriculture, public analyst, and columnist. He told Head, Southwest Bureau of The Guardian, MUYIWA ADEYEMI and ROTIMI AGBOLUAJE what government must do to meet expectations of Nigerians and the advantages in implementing the manifesto of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
31 Jul 2019
The founder of Globacom, Dr. Michael Adenuga, has commended the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, for using the yearly Ojude Oba Festival to address issues germane to the development of Ijebuland.
28 Jun 2019
Eminent Yoruba monarchs and leaders have reiterated their calls for restructuring of the nation as panacea to rising spate of insecurity in the South-West region. Some of the leaders who made the calls during the presentation of the Yoruba language version of the book, AWO (the autobiography of Chief Obafemi Awolowo), at the International Conference…

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