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Understanding Aje (Witches) in Yoruba traditional beliefs

Aje (Witch) is nothing more than a supernatural phenomenon inherent in nature which, when tapped into by humans or manifest itself in humans, can...

Scaremongering, incitement as Yoruba patriotism

By Wale Adedayo* It appears there is an ongoing effort to set the South-West on fire, by politicians, who feel they have no stake in...

Ooni visits Dapo Abiodun, as Ogun State gets set to rebrand...

By Olufemi Adediran, Abeokuta The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi on Friday visited the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun with a charge to...

Yoruba leaders treating ringworm instead of leprosy

By Wale Adedayo Son of man wept this morning after confirming that it is true that 68 Local Government Chairmen from Osun State are billed...

How selfish leaders killed Yoruba aspirations, Nigeria’s economy – Bisi Akande

The first National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, has asserted that some ‘selfish and greedy’ Yoruba leaders are responsible...

Ooni of Ife to attend Yoruba Cultural Festival in Chicago

By Dorcas Elusogbon The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has agreed to be the royal father during  the maiden editiin of the Yoruba Cultural...

Yoruba youths set agenda for South-West governors

The Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide (YCYW) on Saturday urged Southwest governors to prioritise security of the region and key into late Obafemi Awolowo’s...

Stop this desecration of Yoruba culture, traditions

By Wale Adedayo   It appears that the Yoruba Nation has lost its way. Our values are being trampled under the feet of those, who should...

Lagos State’s entrance to Odu’a Investment courageous — Chairman

By Olawunmi Ashafa The Group Chairman of Odu’a Investment Company Ltd, Mr Olushola Akinwunmi, has described the entrance of Lagos State into the group as...

Enduring peace’ll be elusive in Nigeria with restructuring – Christopher Kolade,...

In what could be described as the gathering of intellectual heavy weights, eminent personalities of Yoruba descents on Wednesday called on the central government...

Odu Ifa Owonrin-Ogbe (Owonrinsogbe): How the dog lost its voice

Today I want to share with you a story from the scriptures of Ifa, from the Odu Ifa nicknamed Owonrin/sogbe otherwise called Owonrin/Ogbe. There are...

Understanding the global differences in Orisha worship: The Cuban experience

Much has been made of the differences between the religion as it is practiced in West Africa, and how it is practiced in Cuba....

Dr. Frederick Fasehun: An uncommon Yoruba-Nigerian activist

May your soul rest in peace Baba! May Alhaji Oluwatoyin Jimoh and Kosija resume duties by your side on the other side!!!

Ooni picks leading artistes to undertake Yoruba cultural revival

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi Adeyeye, has lined up leading artistes to undertake a cultural revival of Yoruba heritage in a 12-day artistic show, designed to showcase the Yoruba nation.

Obatala visits Wole Soyinka at age 83

In Yoruba civilization, Obatala is the only Orisha who has the virtue of absolute tolerance, because the awesome powers streaming through him to humanity prevents him from the vice of “apartness” or anger.

Afenifere did not endorse Atiku, but opposed to Buhari’s re-election

By Banji Akintoye     We need to correct the impression being circulated in the social media that Afenifere leaders, who received former Vice President Alhaji Atiku...

Yorubas should stop embarrassing Obasanjo

By Olufemi Omilani It is very disheartening the way and manner in which many Yorubas abuse the person of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, especially on the...

Why Islam is recommended for an Otura Meji-born Awo

Otura Meji 1: The Ifa sign that is cast here is, Otura Meji. Anyone for whom it is cast, Ifa says this person should focus...

Yoruba Peace Initiative commends Aregbesola

A socio-cultural group, Yoruba Peace Initiative, has commended State of Osun Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, for the peace and harmony reigning in the state...

We are proud of Akinwunmi Ambode’s achievements – Gani Adams

The Aare Ona Kakanfo-esignate, Otunba Gani Adams on Tuesday paid a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the Lagos...

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