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May 23, 2018 2:10 PM Ooni, Alaafin, Oba of Benin visit Ondo SaturdayThe Sun News

Prominent traditional rulers in the country, including the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and the Oba of Benin, OmoNoba Ukuakpolokpolo Ewuare II will, on Saturday visit Ikoya in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. The traditional rulers will be received in the state by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu 17

May 22, 2018 7:30 PM 2019: Buhari reacts to Obasanjo, Afenifere alliance

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday said that nothing will come out of the alliance between former president Olusegun Obasanjo and leaders of pan-Yoruba social-political organization, Afenifere. Obasanjo during a private visit to Afenifere leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, at his residence in Akure, Ondo State, yesterday, had appealed to the group 22

May 20, 2018 3:54 PM Why Nigerian food, soups are unhealthy – Cardiologist

Kunle Iyanda, a cardiologist at Wuse General Hospital, Abuja, has described Nigerian diets as unhealthy. Mr Iyanda told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the contents of high carbohydrates and fats in Nigerian traditional foods and diets are extremely bad for the heart and general health. He explained that Nigerian traditional foods contain 20

May 11, 2018 5:29 AM Ibadan agog as 16 finalists battle for Goldberg’s Ariya Repete’s N5mThe Sun News

It was a thundering ovation that rented the air of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos in the early hours of Saturday May 5, as ace actor, Odunlade Adekola announced the 16 contestants that would head for the grand finale of Goldberg’s Ariya Repete talent hunt show taking place today Friday, May 11 at Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan, Oyo State. The 16 finalists 21

May 3, 2018 6:24 AM Ohanaeze President, Nwodo attacks Buhari, Bisi Akande

The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, has described Nigeria as a “federation in name and not in practice.” Nwodo, whose house was hit by explosion last weekend, also took a swipe on a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bisi Akande, for not speaking the truth to President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, which according 20

April 26, 2018 2:16 PM Oby Ezekwesili reacts to video of ‘her fighting with Kemi Adeosun’

A former minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has reacted to the viral video purportedly showing her as embroiled in a fight with someone who looked like the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun aboard a flight. The footage, showing someone with a striking resemblance with the former minister fighting with another woman who looked like Adeosun, had recently 26

April 26, 2018 10:35 AM Home of Satan found in Ekiti

is the Yoruba fashion of Satan in Christian and Jewish belief. It is generally known as the Devil across the western cultures, but in Yoruba cosmology, he is a god of mischief, created by Eledumare, Almighty God, to serve as an examiner/task master for humans. The Yoruba worldview does not portray Esu as an evil person or spirit as the Christian or western 24

April 26, 2018 8:03 AM Female monarch blasts Igbos for blaming other ethnic groups for S’East woes

The Igbos have been advised to stop blaming Hausa, Fulani or Yorubas for their problems in Nigeria. Her Royal Majesty, Obi Igwe Martha Dunkwu, the traditional ruler of Obodogba village, Okpanam in Oshilili North Local Government of Delta State, gave the charge yesterday in Enugu during the 4th anniversary of an Igbo interest group, Alaigbo Development 30

April 22, 2018 4:48 PM Why there is crisis in Nigeria – Gani Adams

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has attributed the crises facing the country on the failure of its leadership to embrace restructuring. Adams, who doubles as the National Coordinator of the Odu’ua Peopes Congress (OPC), spoke in Akure on Saturday, at a reception organised for him by the Ondo State Government. He said the Yoruba nation 45

April 11, 2018 10:59 AM Osinbajo, Amosun, Adams praise Yoruba leader, Adebanjo at 90 [PHOTOS]

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has described Pa Ayo Adebanjo, as a true nationalist and an icon committed to national unity. Osinbajo spoke yesterday at St. Philips Anglican Parish Church, Isanya Ogbo- Ijebu, Ogun state, during the thanksgiving service held in commemoration of the 90th birthday celebration of the Afenifere chieftain. “All his life, Pa Adebanjo 31