Ooni Visits Yoruba Community In Ghana, As President Akufo Ado Eulogies Him For Pan-Africanism

President Akufo Ado of the Republic of Ghana has described the Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi(Ojaja II) as the royal symbol of Pan Africanism as the monarch said All Africans members of the same family only divided by artificial boundaries.

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Pictures from the surprise 80th birthday party for the matriarch of Bisi-Taiwo’s family of Okeigbo

Mama Bisi Taiwo, the mother of the CEO of TellAfrica was hosted to a surprise 80th birthday party at their Akure, Ondo State residence over the weekend. Here’s a first view of pictures from the well attended surprise bash which had more than the expected hundred guests in attendance which includes their Royal Father, Oba Lawrence Oluwole Babajide, his Chiefs in Council, some political stalwarts in the states, Ondo State Government Colege/Unity Ikere alumni association, the Osun Community worshippers from Ile-Ife and Okeigbo being led by their respective leaders. The…

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GLAMOUR, GLITZ AS OBA KAYODÈ AFOLABI INSTALLED AS ALAPOMU OF APOMU

Prince Kayode Afolabi from the Atoyebi Ruling House was on Tuesday installed as the Alapomu of Apomu in Isokan Local Government Area of Osun State. It came a day after Governor Gboyega Oyetola approved the appointment of the monarch at the state’s executive council meeting. The stool of Alapomu had been vacant since the death of Oba Lasisi Afolabi of Ayeye Ruling House in 2015. Oba Afolabi joins the likes of the Apetumodu of Ipetumodu and the Alara of Ara whose appointments were recently ratified by the Oyetola administration. A…

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Complete Story: “Afonja” The Coup d’ etat That Shook The Entire Yoruba Race

The complete forfeiture of the Ilorin throne by the Yorubas to the Fulani people can be traced to the singular act of mutiny, disobedience, envious and stubborn nature of a Man named Afonja. Afonja was the Great grandson of Laderin, founder of Ilorin town the most influential person in the history of Old Ilorin. His father was one of the men who swelled the army that stood against Basorun Gaa, the tyrant warlord who dealt horror to kings and commons alike.

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