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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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Ife/Modakeke: STORY OF AGE LONG COMMUNAL TUSSLE

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Nigeria is a large multi-ethnic country where ethnic cleavages remain a critical problem and ethnic violence has erupted periodically. Among the prominent conflicts in Nigeria are: Ife-Modakeke Crisis in Osun State; Yoruba-Hausa Clashes in Shagamu, Ogun State; Eleme-Okrika Conflict in Rivers State; Zango-Kataf in Kaduna State; Tiv-Jukun in Wukari, Taraba …

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