WHY OSUN LEFT IGEDE EKITI TO BECOME A REVERED DEITY/ GODDESS IN OSOGBO

A short History of Osun WHY OSUN LEFT IGEDE- EKITI & SETTLED IN OSOGBO Osun grove, in Osogbo, Osun State, is rich in history but little is known of its links with Igede- Ekiti, Ekiti State. In this interview by AKIN ADEWAKUN, commemorating the 60th coronation anniversary ceremony of the Onigede of Igede-Ekiti, Oba James Aladesuru, the traditional ruler speaks on the history of the grove and the relevance of the ancient town to Yoruba culture and religion. There are three ruling houses – Onaowuro, Oborolada and Okiribiti and all…

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