Posts Tagged ‘Ooni of Ife’

BREAKING: Oluwo of Iwo suspended for six months

by Chuks Azotanion February 21, 2020
The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has been suspended for six months by the Osun State Traditional Rulers’ Council. The monarch was suspended over his alleged attack on the Agbowu of Ogbagbaa, Oba Dhirulahi Akinropo during a peace meeting to resolve a land tussle among monarchs on February 14th. The council also set up a committee […]

Ooni’s Brother, Ex-NUJ Chair, Others To Appear In Court Over ‘Bungled’ Housing Scheme 

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 11, 2019
Prince Tunji Ogunwusi, a brother to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has been summoned to appear in court by Justice K.O. Dawodu of the Lagos State High Court in Igbosere. Tunji was summoned in connection with the role his company, Prime Waterview Holdings, played in a housing scheme by the Nigeria Union […]

Ooni, Emir, Clark, others named in NANS special committee to end FG, ASUU crisis

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 31, 2019
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has constituted a committee made up of Elder statesmen in the country to help provide permanent resolutions to the Federal Government and Academic Staff Unions crisis in Nigeria. Danielson Bamidele Akpan, president of NANS in a statement on Saturday said the committee’s resolution will bring about new dawn […]

Cultural Disaster In Abuja.

by Breaking Timeson November 7, 2018
Charles is still a Prince, as of today. All royal fathers were summoned to Abuja to meet with him. It should be the other way round. Obas, Obis, Emirs and Kings are to be honoured in their kingdoms and domains, and not to be lined up in Abuja to meet foreign visitors. Even at that, […]

Okun people to honour Ooni of Ife at 2017 Kabba Cultural Festival

by Breaking Timeson October 27, 2017
The Okun people in Kogi have concluded arrangements for the Nov.3 Kabba Festival of Cultural Heritage with royal banquet to honour the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II. Mr Raphael Okomoda, the Vice Chairman of the Organising Committee, disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NA) […]

His Imperial Majesty Ooni of Ife Declares Queen Moremi Pageant Forms Free.

by Breaking Timeson September 10, 2017
As the second edition of the first ever Regional and Cultural Beauty contest in Nigeria, Queen Moremi Pageant draws closer, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi has declared the Pageant form free for all Yoruba ladies between the ages of 18 and 25 years. This event is part of an effort to promote the […]