The High Court of Abia State has sentenced the traditional ruler of Ipupe community in Ubalaka, Umuahia South local council, Eze Bob Ubiaru, to two years in prison for embezzlement of funds.
Spokesperson for the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Mrs. Rasheedat Okoduwa said in a statement yesterday that the money was meant for the compensation of his community for the installation of public power infrastructure on their sacred land.
The traditional ruler was arraigned alongside the Secretary […]
Unbelievable! Nigerian Bride Uses Mannequin to Represent Abroad Based Groom at Their Traditional Marriage Ceremony (Photo)
A bride desperate to settle down has left people in shock after she used a mannequin to represent her abroad husband at their traditional marriage.
The craze for abroad husband is really taking a new dimension as a viral photo allegedly showing a bride who opted to represent her foreign-based groom with a mannequin at their traditional marriage ceremony.
The photo which is said to have been taken somewhere in the south-south part of Nigeria has caused commotion online as many believe […]
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, said on Thursday in Abuja that President Muhammadu Buhari has asked him to inform traditional rulers in his domain to send him advice.
He spoke with State House correspondents in Abuja after meeting with Buhari behind closed doors.
Adeyemi said he visited the president to advise him on issues of national importance.
He said: “As a Nigerian and one of the topmost traditional rulers in the country, over the time, I sent a memorandum to the […]
African Traditional Religion (ATR) worshippers have appealed to the Federal government to declare August 20 as a national holiday for them.
The worshippers who noted government’s recognition of festive days for Christians and Muslims stated that their annual festival known as “Ise se Day’ should be given the same treatment like other religion.
According to a statement issued by the group’s chairman and Ogun monarch, Oba Ifarotimi Balogun, the annual event was a day the worshippers celebrated all traditional gods (deities) in […]
It was a time to savour as President Muhammadu Buhari hosted the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria at the Statehouse on Wednesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, 29th June, 2016, hosted the Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II and other members of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria to breaking of Ramadan Fast at the state house,
Is this the traditional marriage requirement a groom is expected to provide in Afikpo, Ebonyi State?
Nvunvu is the traditional marriage rite performed by intended groom by the Afikpo people in Ebonyi State. And according to the person who shared the photo, a groom is expected to buy all of this.
Nvunvu is the traditional marriage rite performed by intended groom by the Afikpo people in Ebonyi State. And according to the person who shared the photo, a groom is expected to buy all of
Author and former BBA Rep Geraldine Iheme and her beau Otas Bazuaye’s traditional wedding was held yesterday in Nkwerre, Imo state. Congrats to the couple.
Author and former BBA Rep Geraldine Iheme and her beau Otas Bazuaye’s traditional wedding was held yesterday in Nkwerre, Imo state. Congrats to the
We saw one of the biggest traditional wedding this week from the house of the Adeleke’s family. The elder sister of Davido, Ashley Coco Adeleke held her traditional wedding in Lagos with her fiance,Caleb and it was glamorous .
We even saw Davido and his billionaire father looking best in their agbada outfit. The wedding was designed by celebrity event planner, Funke Bucknor CEO Zapphire
Nollywood screen diva, fashion entrepreneur and fashion goddess, Mercy Aigbe-Gentry is a style slayer any day, anytime!The star actress, who is a full blown Edo woman, recently released some beautiful photos of herself in the traditional Edo attire.
She shared the photos on her Instagram page and wrote:
“Straight outta Edo State!….Omoge Benin 😍😍. ..the first person to guess my Benin name right and it’s meaning, gets a cash gift of 10,000 naira 😆😆….#royalty #culture #ourheritage #beads #beautiful”
“OMG!….I didn’t know almost […]
We all know traditional introduction ceremonies are kind-off a big deal in Nigeria, as this is the second stage to getting closer to become fully married to the love of your life. If You didn’t Know, the proposal we think is the first stage, then comes the introduction.
The intro is the part of the ceremony where the groom’s family introduces themselves to the bride’s family to ask for their daughter’s hand in marriage to their son and this alway take […]