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    Yam, which is one the staple food items in Nigeria and Africa as a continent is unique and popular among the major crops cultivated by farmers in small scale and commercial quantities over centuries. Its harvest during the months of July and August every year often attracts wide range of celebrations and festivals within the ...
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    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has implored Nigerians to stay at home and ensure they avoid rumor-mongering in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Ogunwusi gave the advice while addressing newsmen at his palace in Ile Ife on Thursday. He said that it was important for citizens to believe ...
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    The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) has named the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, as Ambassador of Insurance Brokers in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement by NCRIB on Friday in Lagos. NCRIB said that its President, Dr Bola Onigbogi made the declaration during a visit paid by a delegation of ...
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    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, in conjunction with Brazilian government, is set to unveil an Oduduwa Mobile Library on Sept. 7, to boost cultural awareness in the country. The cultural ambassador, House of Oduduwa Foundation, Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lagos, that the project would redirect ...
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    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has advised Muslim faithful across the country to place the national interest above personal gains. Oba Ogunwusi made the call on Tuesday in his Palace in Ile-Ife, when he received the Muslim Community in the area who paid him courtesy visit, after the two Rakat Ramadan ...
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    The Ooni of Ife and Arole Oduduwa, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has charged historians to deepen their research on African history, following the mixed reactions that trailed his declaration about the age-long relationship between the Yoruba natives and the Igbo people of Southeastern Nigeria. According to source, the monarch made the call on Wednesday, ...
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    The showcase of African culture was at its best at the third edition of the Africa Drum festival in Abeokuta, Ogun state capital, as drummer groups from 33 states of the country as well as other African countries performed to the delight of the audience. The third edition of the annual event was tagged, ‘Drumming ...