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Osun Osogbo Festival

10 Aug
No fewer than 60,000 devotees and tourists are expected at the Grand Finale of Osun-Osogbo festival on Friday, the Curator and Site Manager of the Groove, Mr Adekunle Fatai, has said. Fatai, who disclosed this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Wednesday in Osogbo, said necessary arrangements have been put…
24 Jul
The king sits on high in majestic splendour as the regberegbe (age grades) attired in distinct but beautifully coruscating regalia and costumes saunters through paying homage
17 Aug 2019
As part of his administration’s commitment to boosting the tourism potential of Osun state, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, yesterday promised that his administration will support the development and promotion of Osun Osogbo festival....
7 Aug 2019
The Osun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OSUCCIMA) has indicated its readiness to collaborate with Osun State Government, Osun State Heritage Council...
23 Dec 2018
Deep into cultural values of Yoruba, artist Airat Olaide Abanikonda-Adeyeye’s works of paintings, being presented alongside archival photographs, expand documentation of Yoruba people’s fading heritage. Though lacking in contemporary presentation of visual content, Abanikonda-Adeyeye’s solo art exhibition titled Yoruba Arts, Tradition and Cultural Heritage currently showing at National Museum, Onikan, Lagos, enriches and expands narratives…
29 Jul 2018
A lot of people look forward to festivals in Nigeria. It gives people a chance to take a break from their busy schedule or declare a vacation period from work just to partake in these ceremonies. Here’s a countdown to the major Nigerian festivals coming up in 2018: New Yam Festival Also known as Iwa…
11 Sep 2017
This year’s edition of the Osun Osogbo Festival took an exciting element when Regal Dry Gin, a premium gin brand of Grand Oak Limited thrilled its fans and consumers with ‘REGAL COMUDA’ show.
10 Feb 2017
Few chores go together like drinking beer and listening to music. In recent time, some festivals — music, cultural and even street jamz — are incomplete without the ‘flow’ of beer.
27 Aug 2016
The grand finale of this year’s Osun Osogbo Festival attracted a multicultural crowd from five continents, who trooped to the Sacred Grove, Isale-Osun in Osogbo on August 19 to witness the heralding of a new year of the state through the 600-year-old tradition of the people.


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