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The Yoruba Ifa Divination System

The Ifa divination system, which makes use of an extensive corpus of texts and mathematical formulas, is practiced among Yoruba communities and by the...

Odu Ifa Ogbeyonu: With humility, your destiny’ll be fulfilled

“What we hear is the sound of people doing things loudly We do not hear the sound of people who do things quietly We drag the...

An objective understanding of Ifa

WHAT IS IFA? By Prof Idowu B. Odeyemi With due respect to the practitioners of "African Religion", I wish to state that, until now, writers and...

Tribute to ancient Yoruba Chief of Defence Staff, Ogedengbe

Tribute to ancient Yoruba Chief of Defence Staff, Ogedengbe By Adewale Adeoye Monday September 23 marks anniversary of the end of the Yoruba civil war. It ended...

Remembering Alhaji Ganiyu Olawale Dawodu, an Awoist like no other

By Wale Adedayo I’ve often tried to review the past whether one made a mistake supporting the old guards of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, at...

Fayemi bans use of English Language during traditional events in Ekiti...

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has banned the use of English language as a means of communication during any traditional events in any...

South-West governors pledge change in security architecture

Governors in the South-West geo-political zone on Monday rose from a meeting in Akure, Ondo State, pledging a new security architecture that would address...

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!!!

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