Monday, 26 July, 2021

Category: Culture


The Olubadan of Ibadanland Oba Saliu Adetunji has sent a delegation to Cotonou, Benin Republic to observe the proceedings of the court case involving Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho. Oba Adetunji stated this at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan Read more…


The Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF) has appealed to the people of the South West and Nigerian youths to resist the temptation of breaching the peace in the region, urging that they shun certain groups and individuals agitating for an independent Read more…


Activist Deji Adeyanju has explained the probable consequence of the grandiose ceremony and excessive money splash at ‘Oba’ on the billionaire business man, Obi Cubana. After the glaring ‘show of wealth’ by the nightlife boss and his numerous associates at Read more…


By Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo It is the general belief that the Edo goddess vowed to ensure that prosperity remains embedded in the Nnewi community. Beyond the wealth acquisition, there may have been an injunction that Nnewi people remain very close Read more…


Saliu Mustapha, a long-standing supporter of the President, Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has been appointed as the Turaki of Ilorin by the Emir, Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari. The honorary title, which was previously held by the Sarakis, was bestowed on Mustapha a colourful Read more…


The Electoral Officer (EO), for INEC in Nnewi North LGA, Mr Arusi Obasi paid a courtesy visit to Igwe Orizu III in his palace. During the felicitation, Mr. Obasi reminded Igwe that when he was on assignment to Nnewi in Read more…


In recent years, Vladimir Putin has mentioned several times the ideas of Lev Gumilev – one of the fathers of modern Eurasianism – in the context of the roles of civilization and cultural factors in Russian domestic politics. In an Read more…


The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYFC) has faulted the Ohanaeze Ndigbo for endorsing a “contraption called rotational presidency” which cannot be found anywhere in the nation’s constitution. The AYCF was reacting to a press conference by Ohanaeze rejecting the position Read more…


The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams, has pleaded with traditional rulers, southwest political leaders, including Governors to forgive embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho Adams, in an now viral-video obtained by The Nation, faulted Igboho Read more…


Let me start by disabusing some minds: I am by the headline above referring to countless colleagues, friends and benefactors of mine who are of Igbo extraction, both females and males. I do not have a single Igbo girlfriend or any Read more…


Traditional ruler in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State, Daniel Chega has escaped death after gunmen attacked his vehicle. It was gathered Chega, who is the District Head of Miango, was returning home after a peace meeting with herdsmen Read more…


By   Chiedu Uche Okoye Anambra State is one of the states that make up the Southeast geopolitical zone. The Southeast, which lies in the tropical rainforest area, is chiefly peopled by the Igbo people, who are natives of the area. The Igbo Read more…