Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi
A king on the new road
After only five years on the throne, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwo in Osun State, has succeeded in attracting to himself a lot of wrong attention.
Egungun Festival lights up Iwo
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…