Thursday, 1st June 2023

Queen Moremi Ajasoro

25 Jul 2022
Queen Moremi Ajasoro of Ife, Grace Akinwale, has urged governments and politicians to make politicking simpler for women to participate.
9 Apr 2022
The Queen Moremi Ajasoro Global Ambassador, Princess Aderonke Ademiluyi, has officially launched the book, ‘Unspoken,’ a chronicle of women kings in Yorubaland (Oba Obirin).
31 May 2019
The legend of Queen Moremi Ajasoro precedes her and you need not be Yoruba to have heard of the iconic queen. Famed to be one of the most heroic women that ever lived, Moremi’s selfless sacrifice helped with the preservation of the Yoruba tribe. Her brave act of going behind enemy lines to learn their…
27 Apr 2019
Ile-Ife, also known as Ife, is a city in Osun state with so much cultural lore and history that is still popular in today’s time.
13 Jan 2019
There’s something defining about the concept, ‘nneka’ (meaning ‘mother is supreme’), as expoused among the South-East Igbo people in Chinua Achebe’s famous novel Things Fall Apart. This is aptly telling when the hero, Okonkwo, at the height of his powers in Umuofia, commits sacrilege and is forced to go on exile among his mother’s people.…
15 Dec 2018
The impact and strength women exhibit in the human race to forge ahead cannot be over-emphasised, dating back to the historical existence of Queen Moremi Ajasoro...
12 Dec 2018
Queen Moremi Ajasoro is one of the most revered women in Yoruba history. Like other great Nigerian women of the past such as Queen Amina, Queen Idia, Efunseta Aniwura...
17 Nov 2018
Following the success of Kakadu the Musical, and Fela and The Kalakuta Queens, the House of Oduduwa Foundation in conjunction with Bolanle Austen-Peters Production (BAP) is set to stage the Moremi the Musical, the story of the Yoruba heroine, Queen Moremi Ajasoro. The musical drama is a milestone on the heroine and huge effort being…
28 Oct 2017
As part of the grand finale for Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) 2017, organisers of the yearly cultural beauty pageant have announced that Moremi The Musical will featured at the event.
8 Oct 2017
Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has said that the introduction of the Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) beauty pageant is to reawaken cultural values and responsibilities among Nigerian youths, especially, girls.
20 Aug 2017
The first collection of designs that will be used for the coming Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) pageant were unveiled at the just conclude Africa Fashion Week, London.


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President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated governors who recently emerged as leaders of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) and Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) respectively. The President's felicitation was contained in a statement from the State House on Thursday. "I congratulate the Governor of Kwara State, His Excellency Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, on his emergence as the Chairman…
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President Bola Tinubu is currently meeting with Tajudeen Abbas and Ben Kalu, both contenders for the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker positions respectively. The meeting currently ongoing, is coming immediately after the President earlier met with the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, also in…
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The Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL), Mele Kyari says no going back on the removal of fuel subsidy. Speaking during a consultative meeting with the Sen Abdullahi Adamu led national working committee (NWC) of the ruling All progressives Congress (APC), in Abuja, he maintained that the subsidy regime…
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President Bola Tinubu on Thursday met with the nation's security apparatus at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where he gave marching orders to the nation's security agencies in the country to redouble efforts in dealing with the menace of terrorism, insurgency, banditry, oil theft, sea robbery and piracy among others that have conspired to weigh down…
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The Plateau State House of Assembly has suspended all the Local Government Council chairmen and councillors in the 17 LGAs of the state with immediate effect. The suspension was announced by the Speaker of the House, Ayuba Abok, during the plenary session on Thursday, following a motion moved by Pirfa Tyem, the lawmaker representing the…