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Biography of Sikiru Ayinde Barrister

Alhaji Sikiru Ayinde Barrister is a Nigerian songwriter, music performer and Fuji musician. He is regarded as the founder and pioneer of...

Biography of Alaafin of Oyo

Oba(King) Lamidi Olayiwola Atanda Adeyemi who is that the present Alaafin of Oyo was born on October 15,1938....

Orompotoniyun, the first and only female Alaafin of Oyo

Orompotoniyun was the first and the last female monarch of Oyo kingdom;indeed a king like no other and has been addressed with...

Biography of Ifayemi Elebuibon, the Araba of Osogbo land

The history of high Chief Ifayemi Elebuibon started when he was born in Osogbo after her mother suffered from difficulties of abiku(child...

Moshood Olabisi Ajala: The man who traveled around the world

Olabisi Ajala is Nigeria’s most famous traveller. His name was credited to travel and adventure. Apart from being a globe-trotter using Vespa....

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Mystery and history of Agemo cult in Ijebu land

 Agemo cult is a highly regarded diety and god among the Ijebu people of Yoruba land, South western, Nigeria. The existence of...

Full story of how the Ijebus originated from Sudan

Ijebu land is a Yoruba town located in the South-Central and South western part of Yoruba and Nigeria respectively. The kingdom shares...

Meet Alagba: A mysterious tortoise who lived for 334 years in Soun of Ogbomoso palace 

Almost everyone is interested in the story of an old tortoise in the palace of Soun of Ogbomoso in Oyo State, Nigeria....

Full story of Osogbo war in 1840

After the Fulani people had taken over the Ilorin kingdom in 1817,the people of the old Oyo Empire were sacked and ordered...