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Celebrating 2017 Olojo festival in style

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    Celebrating 2017 Olojo festival in style   THE 2017 Olojo festival is expected to be celebrated in grand style as all road leads to the ancient city of Ile-Ife. The significance of the festival is that it brings about the unification of the Yoruba race. The festival takes …

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Osun Osogbo festival to hold August 18

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Osun Osogbo festival to hold August 18 The socio-cultural brand fiesta of the Osogbo people, is set to host thousands of domestic and foreign tourists and Osun devotees on Friday, August 18, 2017. This was announced at the palace of the Ataoja of Osogbo on Thursday, during a stakeholders’ meeting/press briefing. …

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African Drums Festival: Drums have continued to unite and add glamour to our lifestyle from time to time immemorial – Ooni Of Ife

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African Drums Festival: Drums have continued to unite and add glamour to our lifestyle from time to time immemorial – Ooni Of Ife GOVERNORS of Oyo, Imo, Kastina and Balyesa states, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Rochas Okorocha, Aminu Bello Masari represented respectively, Seriake Dickson, and the Minister of Information and Culture, …

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CELEBRATION OF 50 YEARS OF OSOGBO SCHOOL OF ARTS

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  CELEBRATION OF 50 YEARS OF OSOGBO SCHOOL OF ARTS   About six years after his death, multi-talented artist, Taiwo Olaniyi, popularly called Twins Seven-Seven, gloriously returned to the consciousness of many collectors and other lovers of visual arts recently. It was at the Pyramid Thought Gallery, Abuja, where the …

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Ooni Of Ife’s Third In Command Dies At 100

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Ooni Of Ife’s Third In Command Dies At 100 The third-in-command to the Ooni of Ife, Lowa Adimula, Oba Joseph Ijaodola, is dead. A source close to the palace told our correspondent that Ijaodola died on Friday evening at about 100 years of age. The source said the palace had …

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