Prof. Wole Soyinka @85: A selfless pathfinder, great African pride- Ooni of Ife.

Prof. Wole Soyinka @85: A selfless pathfinder, great African pride- Ooni of Ife.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has congratulated the Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka on his 85th birthday, describing the literary giant as a great pathfinder. The Spiritual Leader of Yoruba race worldwide in a statement signed by his Director of Media and Public Affairs,
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Ooni Ogunwusi in Dublin, Ireland proffers unity, love and harmony for Nigeria’s development

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has proffered unity, love, peaceful harmonious relations among Nigerians as necessary ingredients for development and greatness of the country. In a release by the Director, Media and Public Affairs, Ooni’s Palace, Comrade Moses Olafare and made available to Spear Gists in Osogbo, the African foremost monarch
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Insecurity: Ooni assures an end to herdsmen menace as he hosts visiting Emir of Borgu in Ile-Ife.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has assured Nigerians that the country’s  traditional institution has devised a means through which the criminals among the Fulani herdsmen who are behind the menace of insecurity in Yoruba land and other parts of the country will be kicked out soon. Ooni Ogunwusi gave the assurance
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Kwara PDP Elders Forum mourns Emir of Ilorin’s mother.

By Kehinde Akinpelu   ,Ilorin  The Elders’ Forum of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State on Thursday paid a condolence visit to the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari over the death of his mother, Hajiya Aishat Gambari.  The forum led by its chairman, Alhaji Abdulraheem Oleshin prayed to Allah to grant the emir
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Nasarawa; 16 traditional rulers receives staff of office.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. The Nasarawa state government has presented Staff of Office to 16 traditional rulers in the state.  The event which took place at the premises of the state Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs has been described by some persons as a parting gift from the Governor to the traditional institution by
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Ooni Ogunwusi charges Historians on Yoruba- Igbo intergroup relations research.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Sequel to the mixed reactions that trailed his  declaration about the age-long intergroup relationship between the Yoruba and the Igbo people of South Eastern Nigeria, Ooni of Ife & Arole Oduduwa, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has charged historians to deepen their research on African history. The Spiritual leader of Yoruba
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Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola hosts Alafin Lamidi Adeyemi 3 in his home town, Iragbiji

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Alaafin of Oy‎o, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, on Sunday urged Osun State Governor, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola, to bring his experience to bear in order to improve the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the state To the foremost monarch, this is the only way to enable the governor raise enough funds to carry
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Offa kingmakers warns Olugbense family on false claims on its royal stool

By kehinde Akinpelu, ilorin The Council of Offa Princes and Princesses has declared that only one royal ruling house exists in Offa in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State. The kingmakers have also clarified that the Anilelerin ruling house is the royal family recognised by law to solely lay claim to the stool/throne of
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Ooni Ogunwusi clarifies Igbo-Yoruba family ties, invites Olugbo to Ile-Ife.

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has reaffirmed his position on the family ties between Yoruba and Igbo nations, saying the two ethnic groups are inseparable members of the same family.Ooni Ogunwusi stated this last weekend at his Ile-Oodua palace in Ile-Ife while receiving the Lagos state president of Ohanaeze
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Anxiety mounts on new Etsu Patigi as kingmakers/stakeholders warns intruders on selection.

By kehinde Akinpelu, ilorin Following the death of the Etsu Patigi, in Patigi local government area of Kwara state, the kingmakers, traditional title chiefs and the people of the town have warned against undue interference by some first class traditional rulers from Kwara North and South senatorial districts in the chieftaincy of Patigi, urging them
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Awolowo lauds Ooni Ogunwusi’s contributions to the Nigerian image.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. The Director General of the Nigeria Export Promotion Council(NEPC), Mr Segun Awolowo has desribed the Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II as a unique African traditional ruler with giant srides, commending him for positively shocasing Nigeria and Africa to the world. The NEPC boss made this assertion in his
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Royal transition as rites began for Chief Lulu Briggs.

The passage of a sage is always greeted with royal splendor as this was manifested in the rites accorded one of Nigeria’s foremost business men and philanthropist, High Chief (Dr.) Olu Benson Lulu Briggs, who passed on to glory in Ghana on the 27th of December , 2018 at the age of 88years.. At a
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Kwara Speaker rue Etsu Pategi’s loss, express shock.

Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has expressed his deep shock over the demise of the Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Ibrahim Chatta Umar (OON), describing it as a huge loss to the state. A condolence message issued by the speaker’s Special Assistant on Media, Shuaib Abdulkadir in Ilorin on Wednesday further
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Ooni Ogunwusi appeals for peace at Aje festival, traces Jews race to Igbo land.

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II on Monday appealed to politicians to allow peace to reign as condition for wealth creation and prosperity as he led thousands of Ife indigenes, market men and women, financial experts and business tycoons across the country to celebrate the 2019
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