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Yoruba siblings - Dayo Agboola Photography - Feature

In Yoruba Names “Ọlá” Does Not Always Mean “Wealth” – Kola Tubosun

One common stereotype about Yorùbá names is that they, on the surface, always seem obsessed with wealth. It is incompatible with the truth, of course, but examples are usually provided easily to show how...
Ale Oge event - Demilola Abass

Ale Oge – a celebration of Yoruba culture – comes to London 28th May!

ALE OGE! ALE OGE!! ・・・ We are ready for the biggest cultural glam slam of the summer!! Think Yoruba in the City!! O ma ja wire!! Date: Sunday, 28, May, 2017 Venue: Bar Salento, 3 Clove Crescent, London,...
Adekola Ademuyiwa the Human Wikipedia - Feature

MUST WATCH: Adekola Ademuyiwa the ‘Human Wikipedia’ will wow you beyond words!

It was an evening that succeeded a busy day in early February, 2017. I was waiting at the mechanic's workshop in Bodija, Ibadan to pick up my car. Enter this man with some "current...

A tale of two crowns: the Ooni of Ife visits the UK

The Ooni of Ife touched down in London over the weekend, and as always, he was a majestic sight to behold. Okay, I know I am partial, but as Nigerian kings go, His Imperial Majesty...
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Nigeria Could Teach the West a Few Things – Tyler Cowen for Bloomberg

Nigeria Could Teach the West a Few Things is an article written by Tyler Cowen for Bloomberg and can be found here >> http://bloom.bg/2hRqocm A trip is often defined by its surprises, so here are my...
Nadeem Khan - IAU Acting President to attend Lagos City Marathon

Nadeem Khan: Acting President, International Association of Ultrarunners Confirmed to Attend Lagos City Marathon

Every single day, there is progress in making the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon recognised as a world class marathon, organised by one of the greatest cities in Africa. Visibility and validation on a...

Donate to The Lovatt Foundation: Providing Needed Relief in War Torn Northern Nigeria

The Lovatt Foundation does awesome work in Northern Nigeria. From the Children of Borno to the Gidan Almajirai, they bring succour to those afflicted by the wars that have happened in that area. The founder, Fiona...

An Ode To A Queen! Ooni Builds Queen Moremi Ajasoro Statue of Liberty

Finally, the tallest statue in Nigeria and the 3rd in Africa (42ft) has been unveiled in honour of Queen Moremi Ajasoro as part of the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi...

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