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Ooni of Ife: We’ll kick killer herdsmen out of Southwest

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has decried the high rate of crimes linked to Fulani herdsmen in the South-West geopolitical zone and declared that criminal elements among the herders in Yorubaland would soon be kicked out.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Oba Ogunwusi: We’ll chase ‘bad’ Fulani herders out of Yoruba land

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has said plans are underway to chase ‘bad Fulani herders’ involved in violent attacks out of Yoruba land.

Oba Akanbi urges monarchs to renounce membership of secret societies

The Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, has urged Yoruba monarchs to renounce membership of secret societies.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Eid-el-Fitr: Oba Ogunwusi tasks Muslims on national interest

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has advised Muslim faithful across the country to place the national interest above personal gains.
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Oba Ogunwusi: Nigeria should care for women

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has expresed optimism that peace will reign in the country.
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Oba Ogunwusi to attend Yoruba Cultural Festival in Chicago

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has agreed to be the royal father during the maiden edition of the Yoruba Cultural Heritage Festival taking place in Chicago, United States of America, in September. The...
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has recalled the 12 suspended Local Government Council Chairmen.

Governor Wike: Rivers remains safe for business, development

Wike described as unfortunate failed attempt by the former state governor, Chibuike Amaechi, to de-market the state on NTA Tuesday live, where he (Amaechi) claimed that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration could not extend railway to Rivers, due to alleged insecurity.
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Governor Wike: Rivers remains safe for business, development

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the state is safe for productive economic activities for the empowerment of the people.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Oba Ogunwusi empowers 1,000 fashion designers

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on Saturday empowered no fewer than 1,000 fashion designers and charged them to be hardworking in their chosen career.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Ooni asks historians to research on Yoruba-Igbo family ties

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has charged researchers to study the age-long relationship between the Yoruba natives and the Igbo people of South-east Nigeria so as to deepen their knowledge of African history.

Governor Okorocha: Igbo most misrepresented ethnic group in Nigeria

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has said that “the problem with our country Nigeria is that they don’t understand the people called Igbo.
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Wole Soyinka: How to demilitarize former leaders

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, said he has gotten a “final solution” to former military officers-turned-politicians’ inability to do away with military traits even as civilians or democrats.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Ooni reafirms Igbo-Yoruba family ties

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has reaffirmed his position on the family ties between Yoruba and Igbo nations, saying the two major ethnic groups in nigeria are inseparable members of the same family.
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Princess Ademiluyi: Ooni of Ife brain behind cultural, feminist promotions

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has been described as the brain behind the ongoing cultural and feminist promotions through the House of Oduduwa Foundation.
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Olori Ogunwusi seeks reforms in Nigeria churches

Prophetess Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi, the wife of the Ooni of Ife, has urged religious leaders to support the ongoing effort to tackle the spate of kidnappings and other social vices in the country.
Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi

Ooni of Ife: Without Ifa’s existence, there would not have been Google

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, on Wednesday said that the Google originated from the ‘Ifa’ also known as the oracle.

Ooni of Ife: I receive over 2,000 tourists daily

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, on Wednesday said that no less than 2, 000 tourists visit his palace and other tourist sites around Ile-Ife on daily basis.
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Ooni’s wife urges church leaders to preach against kidnapping, killings

The wife of the Ooni of Ife and the founder of En-heralds Ministry, Prophetess Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi, has charged religious leaders in the country to work harder to reduce the menace of kidnapping, killings and other crimes in the country.

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NEMA supports 550 Niger rainstorm victims

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Niger on Friday offered support to 550 victims of rainstorm disaster in Tafa Local Government Area of the state.

PDP governors condemn police raid on Governor Ishaku’s residence

The Governor òf Bayelsa State and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governor’s Forum, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has condemned the Police raid on the residence of the Governor òf Taraba State, Arh. Darius Dickson Ishaku, on June 11, 2019.
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Anambra assemblyman laments erosion menace in his constituency

Emeka Aforka, the Deputy Majority Leader of the Anambra State House of Assembly and member representing Orumba-North State Constituency, has told Governor Willie Obiano to declare a state of emergency in Orumba-North Local Government Area over erosion devastations.
The Nigeria Amputee Football Federation (NAFF) says it will kick start preparations for the 5th Cup of Africa Nations for Amputee Football (CANAF) with the forthcoming 2nd National Amputee Football championship.

Nigeria amputee football federation to rebuild national team

Isah Sulaiman, President of Nigeria Amputee Football Federation (NAFF), said that footballers selected from the just-concluded trials would replace the dissolved national team otherwise known as ‘Special Eagles’.