Yeyemolu Festival 2020: Ooni Condemns Incessant Rape, Child Abuse

Ooni condemns incessant rape, child abuse as Ife celebrates Yeyemolu festival The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has condemned incessant rape, child abuse and other forms of molestation particularly against women in the society. Ooni Ogunwusi made the disclosure on Friday, during the annual Yeyemolu festival; which is the remembrance of the first queen of the Ooni of Ife, at his Ile Oduduwa Palace, Ile-Ife. The frontline traditional ruler while explaining the indispensable roles of women in the society, admonished that they should…

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Family Planning Is Eradication Of One’s Race, Oluwo Claims

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi while expressing his opinion on family planning; Calls for Respect of God’s Dictate on Procreation Harps on Promotion of Technical Education In his contribution to the recurring debate on family planning as a means of controlling the country’s population, Oluwo of Iwoland, HIM Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, has described the step as an attempt that could lead to eradication of one’s race. He feared for nations enforcing family planning as their space will soon be constituted with foreigners as currently obtainable in…

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“I will Name My Prince, ‘Adesoji Aderemi’, Ooni Vows As He Celebrates The 49th Ooni Of Ile-Ife

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has vowed to name his prince after the late Sir Adesoji Tadenikawo Aderemi, who was the 49th Ooni of Ife during his lifetime as a mark of appreciation to Aderemi for his good works. Ooni Ogunwusi made the promise on Friday, while speaking at the 40 years remembrance programme organized by the late Aderemi’s princes, princesses and grandchildren to remember the Ooni who reigned between 1930 to 1980. At the event which held at his Ile Oduduwa…

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40 Years Remembrance: Ooni Ogunwusi Celebrates Ooni Adesoji Aderemi

-Ooni Ogunwusi I’m deeply elated this day and privileged to celebrate the 40 years posthumous living of a Royal African Icon who has positively shaped the face of traditional rulers globally, one who I am a grand child of his loins, celebrating 40 years of departure of his body, yet his spirit still with us, guiding our paths unto greater heights._Posterity acknowleges your legendary impact which remains indelible in our hearts. May we never depart from the footprints you have set but we shall continue the good works which you…

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DAWN Boss Lauds Governor Fayemi And The Robust Tourism Institution In Ekiti-State

The Ekiti state helmsman Dr John Kayode Fayemi has been described as a Governor who possesses a solid robust sense of governance and cosmopolitan developmental vision. The Director-General, Development Agenda for Western Nigeria Commission, DAWN Commission, Mr Seye Oyeleye made this observation while hosting Ambassador Wale Ojo -Lanre, the Senior Special Assistant, Tourism Development to Ekiti State Governor who paid him a visit in his office, located in Cocoa House, Ibadan, Oyo State. Ambassador Ojo – Lanre said his visit to DAWN Commission was propelled by the need to acquaint…

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The Paramount Ruler Of Bachama Kingdom In Adamawa State Is Dead

The paramount ruler of Bachama Kingdom in Adamawa State, Colonel Honest Irmiya Stephen (retd) is dead. The monarch died in his sleep in the early hours of Sunday. The Spokesperson of the kingdom, Chief Timawus Mathias, said, “Homun Honest died in the late hours of the night June 28th 2020 at his palace in Numan, Adamawa State, following a brief illness. “Already the funeral rights are well underway according to Bachama tradition in Lamurde, the kingdom’s headquarters. “He received his staff of office on 15 Dec 2013 from the then…

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Oluwo Admonishes Nigerians; Do Not Be Weary, Irrespective Of COVID-19 Challenges

Rejoice, Don’t Lock Your Heart Despite Covid-19 Damages -Oluwo of Iwo As human, we are prone to react, not only to dangers but also damages. Such is natural. But we must take caution by controlling our emotion and moderating our reactions. The corona virus challenges are demanding and quite strenuous. Its accidental nature makes it more threatening to human existence globally. The heat of covid is everywhere but my fatherly question is, must we allow it to lock our heart and capture our joy? No! The world should learn from…

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African Traditional Worshipers Berate Ogun State Assembly

The Osugbo Akinle Ijebu and other traditional wor­shippers in Ogun State, led by their president, Sobow­ale Fatai Adebanjo, have be­rated the Ogun State House of Assembly for meddling and intent to tinker with the age-long custom and practice of oba installa­tions and burial rites. In a communique issued on Thursday, June 18, and signed by the president of Osugbo Akinle Ijebu tradi­tional group and others, the group noted that; “In an earlier press briefing, we advised the Assembly members and lead­ership, to desist from letting themselves used as a rubber…

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Oluwo Writes Buhari On The Need To Reopen The Economy & Set Measures To Combat The Pandemic Coronavirus

Oluwo Calls for Reopening of Economy & The Institution of War Against Covid-19 (WAC-19). Aside several physical meetings, the last time I juggle my mind and dusted my paper to write the presidency was at the peak of recurrent banditry by the black sheep among the herdsmen. Now, I’m obliged and divinely mandated to seek the president’s attention in considering a strict enforcement and severe penalty for covid-19 rules violators in reopening of our economy. I’m not unaware of the president’s resolution to protect human lives at this fragile time.…

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