Woven Culture

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 1

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE

In Yoruba land, the Oba is an unquestionable monarch. He is not primus inter parels(first among equals),he is revered...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 2

THE BIOGRAPHY OF ONILALA OF LANLATE; OBA ALH CHIEF ABDUL-LATEEF OLAWUYI OLAGOKE

BIOGRAPHY OF ONILALA OF LANLATE In Yoruba land, the Oba is an unquestionable monarch. He is not primus...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 3

BIOGRAPHY AND UNTOLD STORY OF AYINLA OMOWURA

AYINLA OMOWURA LATE CHIEF ALHAJI AYINLA WAIDI OMOWURA popularly called EGUNMOGAJI was born in Abeokuta Ogun state Nigeria...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 4

AN INTERVIEW WITH OLUWO OF IWOLAND, OBA DR. ABDULRASHEED ADEWALE AKANBI

The Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdurasheed Akanbi, in this interview with FEMI MAKINDE, shares his experience before and...

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THE MYSTERIOUS AND MYTHICAL SOGIDI LAKE IN AWE, OYO STATE

Sogidi lake is a mysterious, sacred and mythical Lake in Awe; a town very close to Oyo town...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 6

THE SPEECH AARE GANI ADAMS GAVE ON HIS INSTALLATION AS THE AARE ONA KAKANFO

Aare Gani Adams, the leader of the Odua Peoples Congress, OPC‎, was installed as the 15th Aare Ona...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 7

OONI DERIN OLOGBENLA: A POWERFUL AND EXCEPTIONAL WARRIOR OF HIS DAYS

Ile-Ife, as a religious and cultural matrix of the Yorubas and its cradle, has unique importance in its...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 8

LIST OF OONI’S OF ILE-IFE IN HISTORY

The Ooni’s of Ile-Ife (Ọọ̀ni of Ilè-Ifẹ̀) is the traditional ruler of Ile-Ife. This Nigerian town is seen as the cradle of the...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 9

QUEEN LUWOO GBAGIDA; THE FIRST AND ONLY FEMALE OONI OF IFE

QUEEN LUWOO GBAGIDA; THE FIRST AND ONLY FEMALE OONI OF IFE The Ooni of Ife is seen as...

WHEN OBAS (KINGS) HAD TO GO ON EXILE 10

OBA SIR ADESOJI ADEREMI: THE OONI OF IFE THAT ALSO SERVED AS GOVERNOR OF WESTERN REGION

Oba Sir Adesoji Aderemi was a Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael & St. George (KCMG),...