19 Aug 2018
Last weekend, the ancient town of Iwo was agog in festivity, as the community held its yearly egungun (masquerade) festival, which attracted tourists from different parts of the world. It was a colourful spectacle at the palace of the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba AbdulRasheed Adewale Akanbi where scores of masquerades were on display, dancing and…
18 Jul 2017
The Oyo State Police Command yesterday confirmed the death of one person in the violence that trailed the public outing of the Ege masquerade in Ibadan on Sunday.The police spokesman in the state, ASP Adekunle Ajisebutu, told the News Agency of Nigeria
3 Jul 2017
The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has warned all residents against violence during the yearly Egungun festival, which begins today.