Category: Culture

Stolen Artefacts Returned to Oba of Benin

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2022

Two artefacts; a cockerel and bronze head of the Oba taken from Benin Kingdom in 1897 have been returned to Nigeria and handed over to ... Read More

Nigerians Lead Africa in breakthrough Literary Genre – Sci-Fi, Story of Zanbutu

admin- April 21, 2021

We all know enough of J.J Abrams role in Star Wars and Star Trek, and Jason Anspach's Galaxy's Edge Series all providing us with a ... Read More

Coffins Closed for Over 2,500 Years Unearthed in Egypt

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2020

Egypt on Saturday announced the unearthing of a cache of ancient coffins at a major necropolis near Cairo, the second such find in the same ... Read More

Osun monarch asks farmers to withdraw suit against FG on police college

Abdul Jimoh- September 8, 2020

Oba Wahab Oyedotun, the Orangun of Ila in Osun, has warned non-native farmers in the area whose land was used for the construction of Police ... Read More

UNESCO reiterates plans for eradication of GBV

Suleiman Idris- August 27, 2020

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has reiterated its commitment to ensure that Gender-Based Violence(GBV) is eradicated in the country through education of ... Read More

Deji of Akure orders closure of markets, shops over festival celebration

Abdul Jimoh- August 21, 2020

The Deji of Akure, Oba Aladelusi Ogunade, has ordered the closure of markets and shops in the Ondo State capital over the celebration of 2020 ... Read More

New Hama Bachama Enters Administrative Palace in Numan

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The New Hama Bachama His Royal Majesty Dr Daniel Shaga Ismaila (OON) Kpawo Nomwe, Gilongo Diya has finally entered the administrative palace in Numan after ... Read More

New Hama Bachama Receives Letter of Appointment

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2020

The new Hama Bachama Dr Daniel Shaga Ismaila has been presented an appointment letter by the Adamawa State Government. The chief of Staff Government House ... Read More

Governor Matawalle Appoints New Emir of Kaura Namoda

Henry Solomon- May 26, 2020

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has presented letter of appointment to the newly appointed Emir of Kaura-Namoda, Alhaji Sanusi Muhammad. This is contained in a ... Read More

FG restates commitment to preservation, protection of cultural heritage

inno.korie- February 22, 2020

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has restated the Federal Government commitment to the preservation, protection and promotion of cultural heritage of ... Read More

NGF Salutes Emir of Zazzau on 45th Anniversary

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

(Photo: Haidar Studio) The Northern Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Saturday congratulated the Emir of Zazzu, Dr Shehu Idris, for clocking 45 years on the throne. ... Read More

President Buhari Greets HRH Yankanajen Uke on 20 Years Anniversary

AMT Tanimu- January 27, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Dr Ahmed Abdullahi Hassan, Sarkin Yakanajin Uke Kingdom, Nasarawa State, who celebrates 20 years anniversary on ... Read More

Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival Holds this Year

AMT Tanimu- January 19, 2020

The Kebbi Government has inaugurated a 16-member committee for the 2020 Argungu International and Cultural Fishing festival scheduled to hold in March. The state Deputy ... Read More

Kebbi State Governor, Bagudu Appoints Two New Traditional Rulers

Suleiman Idris- December 23, 2019

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state has approved the appointment of two new prominent traditional rulers in the state. They are Barrister Muhammadu Sambo ... Read More

FG to establish community museums to boost tourism – Lai Mohammed

inno.korie- December 12, 2019

The Federal Government has announced plans to establish community museums as part of efforts to ensure that local communities benefit from tourism. The Minister of ... Read More

UNESCO partners foundation to train over 1,000 students on ICT skills

Suleiman Idris- December 6, 2019

An Information Communication Technology (ICT) NGO, The Zariah Elizabeth Foundation,(TZE) says it has trained over 1,000 students in the FCT on ICT skills and coding ... Read More

Lai Mohammed Resumes, Charges Staff to Justify President Buhari’s Confidence

AMT Tanimu- August 21, 2019

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has charged the management and staff of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture to work ... Read More

Ohaneze not in haste to endorse any presidential candidate – Publicity Secretary

inno.korie- January 12, 2019

The Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex pan-Igbo socio-cultural group, says it is not in a haste to endorse any presidential candidate for the Feb.16 Presidential Election. ... Read More