• New Oba of Benin, true symbol of Benin cultural heritage, says Tinubu

    New Oba of Benin, true symbol of Benin cultural heritage, says Tinubu

    The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has described the new Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolopkolo, Oba Ewuare 11, as a worthy son succeeding his noble father and a true symbol of Benin cultural heritage.

    Congratulating His Royal Highness, Eheneden Erediauwa, over his coronation as the 39th Oba of Benin Kingdom, Tinubu said it was heart-warming that the crown prince emerged the popular choice to succeed his father, the late Oba Erediauwa, who […]

  • Alaafin, Ooni laud Lagos Assembly for promoting Yoruba heritage

    Alaafin, Ooni laud Lagos Assembly for promoting Yoruba heritage

    The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi have commended the Lagos State Assembly for promoting and preserving the rich Yoruba cultural heritage.

    The monarchs gave the commendation when the Speaker of the House, Mr Mudashiru Obasa led other members of the House on a courtesy visit to the monarchs’ palaces in Oyo and Ile-Ife.

    The Alaafin of Oyo, who commended the lawmakers for conducting their Thursday plenary session in Yoruba Language, urged the Yoruba […]