Bamigboye, Kwara’s first Military Governor is dead

The first military governor of Kwara retired Brig.-Gen. David Bamigboye is dead. His younger brother, retired Col. Theophilus Bamigboye, confirmed the death on Friday. He said the late military governor died on Friday during a brief illness in Lagos. The deceased was born on Dec. 7, 1940, and was the military governor of Kwara between May 1967 and July 1975 after it had been split from the old Northern Region during the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon. He is an Igbomina man. In 1968 he created the Kwara State Ministry…

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Linda Ikeji delivers baby boy

Nigeria’s number one blogger, Linda Ikeji, is now a mother after she welcomed her baby boy in an Atlanta, USA hospital today, Monday, September 17, 2017. The media mogul who made the headlines when she announced her pregnancy some months ago, was delivered of the bouncing baby boy and posted the good news on her Instagram page with the name ‘Baby J’. Ikeji also posted a picture of herself in the hospital giving thanks to God with her new bundle of joy wrapped in her arms with the following post: “Oh dear Lord, I am a…

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Boyfriend catches lover with love portion with list of male lovers

A Zimbabwean man has exposed his 19-year-old girlfriend after he allegedly discovered a love potion in her bag as well as a list of men, she planned to use it on. According to iHarare, the girl forgot her backpack in his car and he decided to investigate the contents of the bag. The man stumbled upon some items believed to be love potions. Accompanying the love potion was a list of names, he suspected was that of her other lovers. The man reportedly shared photos of the alleged love potion on social…

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High society, big wigs honour the Elumelu’s at Matriarch’s 90th Birthday

It was a gathering of the high and mighty cutting across royalty, the political class and corporate Nigeria that converged in Lagos, last Saturday to honour the Elumelus as their matriarch, Adadioranma of Onicha Ugbo, Delta State, Madam Suzanne Elumelu, who celebrated her 90th birthday. The grand celebration was put together by his son, Tony Onyeamachi Elumelu, chairman UBA Group, Below are faces at the event.

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Senator Adeyemi Loses Wife

Mrs. Yemisi Smart Adeyemi, the wife of the immediate past lawmaker who represented Kogi west senatorial district at the Senate between 2007 -2015, is dead. The Co-ordinator of Smart Adeyemi Vanguard Lokoja chapter, Barr. Labaran confirmed this in a short statement on Saturday. Barr. Labaran wrote: “With deepest and heartfelt sorrow I condole our Distinguished senator Smart for the sudden loss of his beloved wife today, we pray that Almighty give you the strength to bear this sudden great loss!” Yemisi Smart Adeyemi was a former newscaster at the NTA…

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Buhari greets Elumelu’s mother at 90

President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm greetings to the matriarch of the Elumelu family, Mrs Suzanne Elumelu, on her 90th birthday. President Buhari joins family and friends of the kind-hearted and loving mother of five, including Chairman of Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr Tony Elumelu, in celebrating the milestone, which is an evidence of God’s favour and grace. The President commends Mrs Elumelu, who is fondly called Mama, for her strength of character and entrepreneurial spirit in raising a strong and healthy family, and her advocacy for good education and investment skills…

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Aregbesola promises to sustain Osun Osogbo Festival

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has promised to sustain the state government’s support for the popular Osun Osogbo cultural event to ensure its sustainability and growth. Aregbesola was represented by the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Dr Olawale Adebisi at the festival where  monarchs, devotees, masqueraders as well as traditional religion worshippers paid homage to the host of the festival and Ataoja of Osogboland, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun, at the Osun-Osogbo grove. Aregbesola said the festival provides the largest platform for tradition and culture to be exhibited. “It is also the largest gathering…

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No wedding plans for now -Ooni’s Palace

The Palace of Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has refuted the news going viral that the revered monarch is set to take as wife the co-convener of Hope Alive, Miss Temitope Adesegun. The news apparently sponsored by some unscrupulous elements is nothing but an element of farce and falsehood. Reacting to the news, Prince Jide Fadairo, the CEO of House of Oduduwa Foundation and husband of Princess Folasade, the monarch’s eldest sister, said that was a fairy tale gone too far.  “Ooni’s marriage cannot be done…

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GTBank Rallies Support for Children With Autism

… Holds 8th Annual Autism Conference July 17-18 Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, will hold the 8th edition of its Annual Autism Conference on Tuesday, July 17 and Wednesday July 18, 2018 at the MUSON Centre, Onikan, Lagos. Themed “Raising a Child with Autism, the Role of Family and the Community” the two-day conference is part of the Bank’s Annual Autism Program, which brings together globally renowned medical specialists, parents, caregivers, health practitioners and concerned members of the public to share ideas on how to support children…

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CNN celebrity host, Christane Amanpour files for divorce

CNN host, Christiane Amanpour; and husband of 20 years, Jamie Rubin, are divorcing. The middle-aged couple, who have a teenage son, wed in Italy in 1998 after finding romance in war-torn Sarajevo. A source confirmed the split to Page Six  and the media outlet, saying, “they are still really good friends.” The divorce was earlier reported by Washington Post. Christiane, 60, the host of CNN’s global affairs show Amanpour, lives in London and recently took over Charlie Rose’s slot after the anchorman was accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women. Jamie, 58, a former…

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Understanding Hypertension

By Charles Davies O.A High blood pressure is a common condition in which the long-term force of the blood against the artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health problems, such as heart disease.  High blood pressure usually does not cause symptoms but long-term high blood Pressure is a major risk factor for stroke, coronary artery disease, heart failure, vision loss, dementia, and chronic kidney disease. Besides this, blood pressure is a constant variable and there is a continuous relationship between levels of blood pressure (both systolic and…

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FG Orders Total Ban On Shisha

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called on the police and all other government agencies to enforce the ban on flavoured tobacco products including Shisha. Adewole said this at a press conference in Abuja on Monday to mark the 2018 world No- Tobacco Day. Shisha smoking is a way of smoking tobacco, sometimes mixed with fruit or molasses sugar, through a bowl and hose or tube. However, the minister said most of the flavoured tobacco were targeted at the youths and were as dangerous as cigarettes. The minister…

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Whats the fuss over Gbajabiamila’s costume and N100m G-Wagon gift to wife? Watch the video here

Femi Gbajabiamila, the legislator representing Surulere 1 Constituency in the House of Representatives, surprised his wife with a brand new G-Wagon on her 50th birthday. Photos and video from the birthday party which saw the birthday ‘girl’ wearing two voluminous dresses, while the lawmaker wore a Gucci Heritage Web tape crêpe wool jacket worth $3,450 (N1.2m), paired with matching flared pants that cost another $1,350 (N487,350) have gone viral on the internet. The number plate of the G-Wagon is ‘Assurance,’ obviously riding on the trend set by singer, Davido, when he…

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Wale Aboderin, Punch Chairman Is dead

The Chairman, PUNCH Nigeria Limited, Mr Gbadebowale Wayne Aboderin, is dead. He died on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 6.05am after a heart surgery at the First Cardiology Consultants, Ikoyi, Lagos, at the age of 60. He was also Chairman, PUNCH Commercial Printing Limited and Lukahed Properties Limited. He attended the Government College, Ibadan; and trained as a pilot in the United States. A sports enthusiast and philanthropist, he was the founder and chairman of the Dolphins Female Basketball Foundation, and also a former chairman of the Lagos State Basketball…

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Update: Weinstein gets $1m cash bail

Harvey Weinstein was arraigned on rape and sex crime charges in Manhattan court Friday with bail set at $1 million cash and was ordered to be fitted with a monitoring device. Under the previously agreed bail package, Weinstein’s travel will be restricted to New York and the neighboring state of Connecticut, and he has agreed to surrender his passport. The case has been adjourned until July 30.

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Hollywood Sexgate: Weinstein surrenders to New York Police

Fallen Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein turned himself in at New York police on Friday to face sex crime charges, nearly eight months after his career imploded in a blaze of assault accusations and triggered the global #MeToo movement. The former powerbroker — once the toast of Hollywood, whose films won scores of Oscars — is likely to be charged with raping one woman and forcing another into performing oral sex, US media have reported. The 66-year-old former studio boss walked into the downtown Manhattan police station shortly before 7:30 am…

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‘No be me do am’ – Don Jazzy denies link to Linda Ikeji pregnancy

Marvin Records boss Collins Ajereh, aka Don Jazzy has denied being the father of his longtime crush and celebrity blogger, Linda Ikeji. Ikeji revealed her six-month-old baby bump on Sunday with a lengthy emotional post, chronicling her journey and her excitement when she found out she was pregnant. Ikeji’s engagement to her one-time ex-boyfriend was announced in March by her sisters. Following speculations that Don Jazzy was the father of the baby, after the news of the pregnancy broke, he went on his twitter handle @donjazzy to refute the claim.…

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Alfas gang raped my wife while seeking love charms, husband tells court 

A 31-year-old man, Kehinde Oludayo, on Friday told an Idi-Ogungun Customary Court, Agodi, Ibadan, that his wife, Jumoke, 26, was sexually battered while seeking for love charms from spiritualists. Oludayo made this known when he testified in the petition brought by his wife seeking dissolution of their seven year marriage for alleged brutality and lack of care. He told the court that his wife fell into the hands of fraudsters while seeking for love charms from Alfas but was sexually battered. The father of two accused his wife of infidelity…

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Thief disguises as groom’s friend, carts away money and valuables

The Lagos State Police Command is on the trail of a suspected thief, who allegedly disguised as an invited guest to steal at a wedding in the state. The incident happened on Saturday at Event Gallery, along Igando Road, Ojo area of the state, where the wedding held. Clad in a white dress worn by the groom’s friends and relatives, the fleeing suspect was captured on camera as he picked wads of cash dished out to the groom, Afeez Adekoya, who was immersed in dancing. PUNCH Metro gathered that the church…

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Hospital seizes Ngige’s corpse over N10m debt

A Kenyan father, Boniface Mbugua Githenya, has been unable to bury his son, Michael Ngige, who died four months ago. The burial is being delayed due to Githenya’s inability to pay off the three million Kenyan shillings (over N10m) bill incurred while Ngige was in the hospital. Githenya on Tuesday revealed that the hospital refused to hand over the body to the family for burial unless the hospital bill is settled. “We were told that we cannot bury him until we settle the bill. “We have tried to negotiate a settlement,…

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Embracing My Beauty: ‘Toolz’ Turns An Inspiration Into A Voice For Women

The journey to accepting my body hasn’t really been a smooth one. Growing up, I wasn’t particularly confident. As a plus-size and curvy girl, you tend to feel out of place – my body type wasn’t the hot thing back then. I just didn’t fit in. I became very self-conscious – I thought my hips were too wide… my bum was too big, and I was on the short side. As a teenager, you are dealing with a lot especially when it comes to self-identity and accepting yourself, and you often…

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‘Stop the killings now’ -Pastor Adeboye warns Buhari

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has warned that if Nigeria must live, the killings around the country must stop. Adeboye said this when he paused his sermon at the church’s May Holy Ghost Service at the Redemption Camp last night to call on the congregation of thousands of people to join him in praying for the end of killings in the country. He also said when a bishop of another church asked him who would win the 2019 election, he replied that unless…

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Total Nigeria Marks World Malaria Day

The Total Group in Nigeria which comprise of Total Nigeria Plc and Total Upstream Companies and her partners (NNPC, NAPIMS, SAPETRO, Petrobras & CCNOC) joined the rest of the world to mark this year’s World Malaria Day. The determination of Total and her partners to eradicate malaria in Nigeria has never waned. The Company has over the years, continued to go into communities to create awareness and educate the Nigerian Populace on how best to protect themselves from malaria. This year the event took place at the Oniyanrin Community, Ibadan, Oyo…

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Dr. Chris Okafor Empowers Orphans, Widows With Millions On Birthday

Handsome and generous preacher of the gospel, Dr. Chris Okafor, was a year older recently. But unlike other blessed and favoured servants of the God who enjoy celebrating only with the rich and famous, Dr. Okafor marked his birthday differently – dozens of widows, orphans and the poor in his fast-growing church, Mountain of Liberation and Miracle, with headquarters in Ojodu, Lagos, on Sunday, April 29, 2018, were supported with N200,000 apiece, then bags of rice and so on. Most of the beneficiaries had tears in their eyes as they…

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Flying Doctors Nigeria steps up to save sickle cell patient

In desperate need of surgery to alleviate the ravages of sickle cell disease and previous medical care that worsened his condition, university student Abiodun Bakare was about to give up hope when he discovered the cost of his surgery would be N18 million (about $50,000). Bakare, his family and friends had done their research and discovered that a hospital in India could provide him with the care he needed, but the cost of the care and the journey was well beyond his reach. Digging deeper, Bakare was determined to solve…

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Primate Ayodele holds thanksgiving, empowers less privileges

For many years, servant of God who is the founder and spiritual head of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Lagos, Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, has been focusing his energy on providing help to uplift the poor as well as supporting the spiritual and pastoral work of even fellow pastors and churches outside his ministry. A true prophet of God, Ayodele is ever untiring in his charity works as he says they are meant to not just restore hope in the lives of the less privileged but also to give the society…

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‘It’s devil’s work’ says 45-year-old Carpenter who impregnated mother in-law

A 45-year-old carpenter, John Ulaha has reportedly impregnated his mother in-law. Ulaha, a native of Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, is currently living in regrets following his shameful act. It was gather that his wife, Victoria, blessed with a daughter, lived in Lafia where she manages a provision store while her husband runs a carpentry workshop. But by way of augmenting their incomes, they are heavily involved in farming activities in Awe, where they hire labourers to work on their farms. However, things fell apart after the implementation…

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UBA’s pointman, Ramon Nasir celebrates mum at 80

Ramon Olanrewaju Nasir, the egg head in charge of United Bank of Africa’s Media and Communication portfolio had a rear opportunity to appreciate God for sparing the live of his mother, Mrs. Musiliat Ajoke a.k.a Mama Olowo Letia Aso who clocked 80 years recently and also to shower love on octogenarian with  a special birthday party and house warming ceremony at her native Ado-Odo, Otta in Ogun State. See pictures from the dual celebrations.    

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Ladi Balogun’s Crashed Marriage: Banke’s friends accuse Subomi Balogun’s wife of interference

FCMB’s former Managing Director, Ladi Balogun’s estranged wife; Banke Balogun’s friends are pointing accusing fingers in the direction of Olori Abimbola Adetutu Balogun as the unseen hand that pulled the strings that crumbled Banke’s marriage to Ladi Balogun. Banke’s friends maintained that her mother-in-law, Olori Abimbola Balogun had too much influence on Ladi. They claimed her influence on her son contributed in no small measure to the short-lived marriage. News of the separation between Balogun and Banke broke out some days ago, although the unfortunate breakup was said to have…

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Indelibl, online art platform, showcases African arts to worldwide audience

Works by African artists will get more traction as Indelibl, an e-commerce platform dedicated to promoting works by African artists, launches. Edwin Otta and Adetayo Jinadu, founders of Indelibl, say it is a platform which aims to empower African artists from around the world, by allowing their work to be more accessible to audiences of all backgrounds. There is a growing demand for works by African arts and creative works. The biggest auction houses, from London to New York, such as Sotheby’s and Bonhams, have units dedicated to developing and…

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Motorists prevented lady from committing suicide on 3rd Mainland Bridge

An unidentified lady was prevented from committing suicide in Lagos by motorists and security personnel who rescued her. The unidentified lady had attempted to throw herself in the way of speeding vehicles at the CMS end of the third mainland bridge on Lagos Island. Her actions nearly resulted in a major accident as motorists made desperate attempts to avoid hitting her. She was however prevented, from carrying out her plan, by some of the motorists, who managed to park their vehicles on the bridge to restrain her. The scene attracted…

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Deadly plague hits Madagascar may spread to other African countries – Experts Warn

Experts have warned that the deadly plague outbreak in Madagascar will spread to nearby African countries. The countries at risk include, South Africa, Seychelles, La Reunion, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Comoros and Mauritius. The World Bank has released $5 million emergency funding to tackle what has been described as the “worst outbreak in 50 years”. Cases of the plague have spiraled by 37 percent in less than a week and the most recent statistics show at least 1,800 people are now infected and 127 deaths have been recorded. Two thirds…

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Grief Stricken Dad: Tinubu pens an emotions reaction to his son’s death

Senator Bola Tinubu, National leader of the All Progressives Congress, has penned an emotional reaction to death of his son, Kazeem Olajide Tinubu. Jide, born on October 12, 1980 and the first son of the cerebral politician died on Tuesday evening after slumping at his residence in Lagos. Tinubu in the statement he personally signed on Friday said he has lost “a highly intelligent person with a vibrant personality and a zest for life”. The former Lagos State governor said “ I wish I could bring my son back but I…

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Photo: Goat delivers man like babies in Yobe State

There was confusion at the weekend in Potiskum Local Government Area in Yobe State after a goat gave birth to two creatures, which looked like human. According to the reports making the rounds on social media, residents were thrown into shock after the goat delivered the “human form” animals Some say the owner of the goat or another person may have had sex with the goat. Recently, such case was recorded in a village in San Luis Province, Argentina. Earlier in the year, a similar case was also reported at the Kerala Community in Rivers State, where an unnamed woman who…

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Oyedepo, Adeboye, 5 other Nigerian Pastors make top 20 richest Pastors in the World

Pastor David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God led the pack of seven Nigerian pastors that made it to the list of top 20 richest pastors in the world and their estimated net worth as release by Forbes. The list, which is a collection of men of God all over the world, sees the founder of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God in Brazil, Pastor Edir Macedo in number one. General Overseer of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo…

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Salif Keita, Fally Ipupa, Femi Kuti, lead over 700 African Superstars to Converge in Lagos for AFRIMA 2017

Salif Keita, Fally Ipupa, Femi Kuti, Wizkid, Young Paris, Diamond Platnumz, Sheyi Shay, Bussine, Bebe Cool, 2Baba, Vanessa Mdee, Nasty C, Sarkodie, Fnaire, Eddy Kenzo, Ibitssam Tiskat, Emtee and over 700 African Superstars to Converge in Lagos for AFRIMA 2017 African Music superstars, Salif Keita (Mali), Fally Ipupa (DRC), Femi Kuti (Nigeria), Wizkid (Nigeria), Young Paris (DRC), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Sheyi Shey (Nigeria), Bussine (Gabon), Bebe Cool (Uganda), 2Baba (Nigeria), Venessa Mdee (Tanzania), Sheyi Shay (Nigeria), Nasty C (South Africa), Sarkodie (Ghana), Fnaire (Morroco), Eddy Kenzo (Uganda), Ibitssam Tiskat (Morocco),…

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Photo: Rams eat Fayose’s Presidential Campaign poster in Ekiti

Rams, in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, have opted for a rather curious meal: the presidential campaign poster of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose. And the posters they opted for were right there in front of Fayose’s campaign office in Ado-Ekiti. Fayose announced his presidential campaign bid on September 28, 2017 in Abuja. He is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party. The party has, however, said its position remains that for the 2019 election, the position has been zoned to the North. Source: The Eagleonline

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BRECAN organises free cancer screening, marks 20th anniversary

The Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) has announced the celebration of its 20th anniversary and the 3rd international symposium of the association coming up on the 18th to the 21st of October 2017 with the theme: “Prioritizing breast cancer survival in Nigeria” According to a statement signed by BRECAN PRO, Lilian Adesonkan, the opening ceremony takes place on the 18th of October 2017 at the Dome, Akure, Ondo State. “Attendance of the opening ceremony is free and open to the general public. There will be free health, breast screenings…

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Mrs Akeredolu launches N200m Crowd Support Fund for cancer patients

Founder of BRECAN and wife of the Ondo State Governor, Her Excellency, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu – Akeredolu kicks off Crowd Funding Initiative to support Ondo State women with Breast Cancer. Speaking at a Press Conference held at the Banquet Hall of the Government House, Alagbaka, Akure, Arabinrin Akeredolu called for concerted effort in the drive to save underprivileged women afflicted with the breast cancer. The highlight of the event is the announcement of the launch of the N200million Crowd Funding initiative as Arabinrin Akeredolu takes up the case of a…

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Saudi lifts ban on women drivers

Saudi King Salman on Tuesday decreed that women be allowed to drive cars, ending the conservative Islamic kingdom’s status as the only country where that is forbidden, CNBC reports. The royal decree ordered the formation of a ministerial body to give advice within 30 days and then implement the order by June 2018. It stated that the move must “apply and adhere to the necessary Sharia standards,” without providing specific details, and added that a majority of the Council of Senior Religious Scholars had approved its permissibility. Saudi Arabia has…

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Health benifits of charcoal: See what it can do to your body system

Although it has got no attractive colour like other health benefiting substances, but there is no gain saying the fact that the common charcoal has got several values for man, ranging from food preservation, detoxification of the body, odour neutralizer, teeth whitening agent, skin cleanser, healing properties, and others. Much more than the teeth whitening potential of charcoal that is widely known, it has been identified as an essential medicinal product owing to its poison extracting ability. Scientists have also validated the use of activated charcoal to treat skin ailments,…

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Sordid Tale: “In-laws forced me to drink from water used in bathing my late husband” -Widow alleges

A widow, Mrs. Stella Ogheneovo, who was allegedly forced to drink the water used to wash her dead husband’s corpse by relatives of the deceased to prove her innocence about the death of her husband, Captain Johnbull Ogheneovo, has alerted police authorities over her plight. The widow who alleged that the incident took place at Emervo in Isoko North Local government area of Delta state after her husband died intestate on 9,May 2017 at Warri, Delta State said she had petitioned the Assistant Inspector -General of Police, Zone 5, Benin,…

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“I’d love to have a child and I’m working towards it” -Rita Dominic

Nollywood screen diva, Rita Dominic, has disclosed that she is presently “working” towards having her own babies. The 42-year-old ’76 and The Meeting star revealed this in an uncharacteristically open chat about her private life during a recent Facebook Live chat with her fans. Rita, responding to a question whether she had children, said: “No, I don’t but I’d love to. I love children so much. And I’m working on it, hopefully.” When questioned if she’s presently in a relationship, she squealed with laughter before responded by saying that it’s…

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“You can slap me; you can lie against me, you can criticise me, it doesn’t bother me, but touch my wife, I’ll kill you! – Pastor Adeboye

Septuagenarian General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, has declared that he can kill anyone who tampers with his beloved wife, Pastor (Mrs) Foluke Adeboye, for love. Delivering his message on ‘Activating Your Destiny’ at the Throne of Grace parish and National Headquarters of RCCG, Ebutte Meta, Lagos on Sunday, the revered man of God said 50 years after his wedding, he was still in honey moon with his heartthrob. Explaining how he would execute the ‘killing,’ Daddy G.O, as he’s fondly called,…

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See Prince Babatunde Ajayi, the new Akarigbo of Remo + How he emerged

Prince Babatunde Ajayi from Oluyomade lineage of the Torungbuwa Ruling House, Sagamu, has emerged as the new Akarigbo and Paramount Ruler of Remoland on Thursday. According to information at the disposal of the Tribune Online on Thursday, Ajayi is a legal practitioner and chartered accountant. This was confirmed by the Ogun State Government through the State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Chief Jide Ojuko, in a telephone conversation with newsmen in Abeokuta. The commissioner said that the Oba-elect pooled five against two votes garnered by Professor Babatunde Ogunmola,…

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Olojo is a global festival -Ooni Ogunwusi

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja 11), has said the annual Olojo festival in Ile-Ife has attained a global brand, attracting different nationalities, outside the shores of Nigeria, who usually throng the ancient city to witness its celebration. Speaking in his palace, located in Oduduwa House during a media launch for the this year Olojo festival, scheduled to hold on the 30th of September, 2017, the monarch said no nation can develop without its traditional culture, just as he described Olojo as “the dawn of creation of…

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We’ve parted ways -Ex Queen, Wuraola confirms marriage to Ooni is over

Wife of Ooni of Ife, Olori Wuraola has finally confirmed the end of her marriage to Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. She released an official statement on her Instagram page, on Wednesday, stating clearly that her marriage to Ooni was over. She said, “What I can confirm, is that the Ooni and I are no more.” She also changed her name on Instagram from Queen Wuraola Zaynab Ogunwusi (@oloriwuraolaogunwusi) to Queen Zaynab-Otiti Obanor. OFFICIAL STATEMENT We have got to stop this culture of shaming and vilifying women with false stories of…

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Osun Puts Up 648 Rams For Sale During Eid-El-Kabir

The State Government of Osun has concluded arrangements to provide about 648 healthy rams for the upcoming Eid-El-Kabir festival. The programme tagged O’RAM done through the Selema Oloba Ranch, Iwo raises highly fattened rams breed and vaccinated within two months. According to the Managing Director of Selema Oloba Ranch, Sola Omidiran, the 648 rams breed in the ranch were acquired from various parts of Nigeria’s northern region. He explained that during the fattening period, animals add 15kg more weight to their system enhancing their capacity and body shape to provide…

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