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Olojo festival

26 Sep
Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun has said that his administration would soon build a Yoruba Museum of global standard in Ile-ife.
5 Sep 2020
Preparation to mark this year’s Olojo Festival in Ile-Ife, Osun State, is said to be underway. But there are indications that the festival might not be an elaborate one...
17 Nov 2018
Olojo in Yoruba means ‘the day of the first dawn’ but in the lores of Ile-Ife, the Olojo Festival is an annual cultural festival created to celebrate the day the Almighty created the earth. However, to the Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, it has grown to become a celebration for the…
13 Oct 2018
The Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has urged government at all levels to promote indigenous languages and culture, adding that they play major roles in national development. Ogunwusi made the call during this year’s edition of the Olojo Festival in Ife. The monarch also charged Nigerians, especially Yorubas, to promote the Yoruba language…
6 Oct 2018
Leading Information and Communication Technology firm, MTN Nigeria has joined the Ooni (Traditional ruler) of Ife, HRM Adeyemi Enitan Ogunwusi and indigenes of the community in celebrating the 2018 edition of the Olojo Festival.
2 Oct 2017
The annual Olojo festival climaxed at the weekend in Ile-Ife, Osun State as the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, emerged from the Emese court within the expansive palace, donning the historical ‘Are Crown.’
3 Nov 2016
Seaman’s Schnapps, from the stable of Grand Oak Limited, has affirmed its traditional role as the number one prayer drink at the recently held Olojo Festival ...
25 Sep 2016
Activities to kick start this years edition of the Olojo festival began with the unveiling of the festivals logo at the Palace of the Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi ...


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