Olu of Warri
Olu of Warri coronation and Nigeria’s renaissance - Part 2
Two issues are key for me in the interrogation of the coronation speech of the new Olu of Warri. The first is the continuing significance of rethinking traditional institutions as agents of change and development.
Olu of Warri coronation and Nigeria’s renaissance
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
Delta APC, PDP felicitate new Olu of Warri, Emiko
The Delta All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have felicitated Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III on his ascendancy to the throne Of Olu of Warri Kingdom. In a statement, signed by the APC state Publicity Secretary (caretaker), Mr Sylvester Imonina, on Saturday in Asaba, he said that Delta APC proudly…
Atuwatse III takes reins, revokes ancestral curse, blesses Itsekiri, Nigeria
The reign of the 21st Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, yesterday, began with a breath of fresh air, as he ascended the throne of his forefathers on a forgiving note.
‘Why kingmakers made Tsola Emiko Olu Of Warri’
Prince Yemi Emiko, a younger brother of the immediate past Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, and an uncle to the Olu-designate, Omoba Tsola Emiko, spoke to CHIDO OKAFOR in Warri on the intricate issues
Delta police strengthen Warri ahead of Olu’s coronation
The Delta State Police Command have deployed 1,000 personnel to security ahead of the coronation of the Olu of Warri, Omoba Tsola Emiko, on Saturday, August 21, 2021.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan congratulates Olu of Warri
...To Attend August 21 Coronation Former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has sent a hearty congratulatory message to the Olu designate of the Warri Kingdom, Prince Tsola Emiko on his acceptance and on his impending coronation to the royal stool. Dr. Jonathan spoke glowingly of his hope that the opportunity of the new Olu’s divinely…
Delta monarchs sue for peace over Olu of Warri crown tussle
The Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers has enjoined parties in the Olu of Warri crown tussle to maintain peace and harmony, while lasting solution is being sought to resolve the crisis...
Subjects hold funeral service for late Olu of Warri
The Warri Kingdom, yesterday, held a commendation and funeral service for the late Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Ikenwoli, at the Olu’s palace.