Erin jogun ola and the value of a legacy
I have been asked why I constantly use my native language in most of my writings for some time now. Some asked as a matter of genuine concerns for my non-Yoruba readers, while others, mainly fault finders, did it in consonance with their passion.
Afenifere urges politicians with different ideologies to exit group
As it marks its 70th anniversary today, the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has said that those who may still desire to pursue political ambition outside whatever
Preparing To Walk Down The Aisle: The Nigerian Way
Traditional marriage is an African theatrical display of Romeo and Juliet. Only that, it is a jolly affair embedded with deep symbolic actions and symbolic gifts too. Going to make known ones intentions bearing gifts to the bride’s family is one, discussing the time the main event will take place is another inclusive of the…
Alaafin of Oyo, other Obas light up Beere Festival 2021
The ancient town of Saki was agog recently, as the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, led over 50 Yoruba Obas and other prominent Yoruba leaders to the town for this year’s edition of Beere Festival.
Nigeria and its political odyssey
Before the British imperialists came to Nigeria, the geographical space called Nigeria was occupied by many different ethnic groups that had their peculiar systems of government.
Group urges South-West governors to use Awolowo’s templates as model for development
A group, the Yoruba One Voice (YOV), has admonished the South-West governors to make use of the models of the late Premier of the defunct Western Region
Imperative of courage, not fear, for Yoruba sovereignty
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has been pronounced a patient of behaviour modification syndrome. The news of his affliction is enough
Yoruba groups set aside June 12 for referendum
Say self-determination non-negotiable Groups, under the platform of Assembly of all Yoruba Groups Worldwide, have set aside June 12 as the day of referendum for the Yoruba on the self-determination agenda. This resolution and others were reached at the meeting held at the Western Hall, Oyo State Secretariat Complex, Ibadan, with the theme: “The Paramountcy…
Teeth 4 teeth
T4T had asked this question some time ago, but it is pertinent that it should be asked again; what does DSTV have against God?
Yoruba leaders urge South-West to adopt new anthem
Yoruba leaders, under the umbrella of the Pan-Yoruba Congress (PYC), yesterday, urged the six states in the South-West to adopt a new anthem, saying that the body language