Tag: Yoruba

Ekiti State translates “Amotekun” law, others into Yoruba language

Abdul Jimoh- December 21, 2020

As part of efforts to make people of Ekiti State to understand state laws, the Ministry of Justice has translated six laws into Yoruba language. ... Read More

Translate Child Rights Act into local languages – Coordinator SCRAIC

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2019

Mr Emeka Ejide, Coordinator of  State Child Rights Act Implementation Committee (SCRAIC), has called for translation of the Child Rights Act and the State Child Rights ... Read More

Chief Daddy Premiere: Nigerian Traditional Attire Outshines

Henry Solomon- December 3, 2018

Nike Okundaye with signature ‘gele’ and other guests Nigerian celebrities stepped out in their traditional attire for the premiere of EbonyLife’s latest film, ‘Chief Daddy’. ... Read More

Osinbajo to Speak Pidgin at `HIYA Nigeria’ Inaugural Broadcast

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, will on Oct. 8 at NTA Star times, feature in the inaugural broadcast of a national patriotism programme, `HIYA Nigeria’, aimed ... Read More

Students Display of Rare Skills Indicates Bright Future for Traditional Games in Lagos

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2018

The participants at Lagos State Secondary School Traditional Games have displayed rare skills at the just-concluded Games, signifying a bright future for the games. The ... Read More

NICO Trains 537 Nigerians on Indigenous Language

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2018

The National Institute of Cultural Orientation (NICO), says no fewer than 537 Nigerians across the country benefited from its annual Indigenous Language training in 2017. ... Read More

Nigerian Army Introduces New Language Policy For Officers And Soldiers

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2017

The Nigerian Army has introduced a new Language Policy. The study of foreign and local languages is world-wide practice among armies, in which officers and ... Read More

Consultation Meeting: What Acting President Osinbajo Said To Northern Traditional Rulers

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has affirmed the readiness of the Federal Government to protect the territorial integrity of the country to the Northern Traditional Rulers, ... Read More

Nollywood and Yoruba Actress, Moji Olaiya is Dead

Tanimu- May 18, 2017

Daughter of highlife musician Victor Olaiya and Nollywood yoruba actress Moji Olaiya is dead. Olaiya died from possible cardiac arrest yesterday, 17th of May 2017 ... Read More

Ile Ife Clash Suspects Arrested and Recommendation of @PoliceNG After Investigation

Tanimu- March 21, 2017

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: It will be recalled that consequent on the unfortunate clashes, disturbance of public peace and mayhem that occurred in Ile Ife, Osun ... Read More

Reasons Why Nigerians Can Never Part With Ponmo

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2017

Skins of cows, goats and sheep (hides and skin), popularly known as 'ponmo' has become a delicacy in many homes in Nigeria. “I have been ... Read More

Best Of Wildlife Park In Nigeria: Old Oyo National Park

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2016

Old Oyo National Park is our third in the series of our "Best of Wildlife Park In Nigeria". As we try to look at the ... Read More

Falz, A Conqueror At The 2016 BET Awards

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2016

Guess who is on a conquering spree; a success in law, a paid comedian, fast rising in the movie industry and now making bold statements ... Read More

Nigerian Visual Artist Laolu & Master of Air Is Set To Design Nike Airmax Limited Edition

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2016

New York based Nigerian Visual Artist, Laolu Senbenjo, who emerged the winner of the just concluded Nike Airmax competition in New York is set to ... Read More

Arewa Commends FG on Agatu Killings

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2016

Arewa Consultative Forum is saddened and disturbed with the recent communal clash between some suspected herdsmen and communities at Agatu in Benue state, which led ... Read More

NHRC Translates Universal Declaration Into Indigenous Languages

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2015

Mexican Ambassador to Nigeria Marco Antonio Blanco, Prof. Bem Angwe Executive Secretary NHRC, Mike Omeri Director General NOA at the translation exhibition on the Universal ... Read More

Oba Sijuwade’s Legacies Will Endure for Generations – Atiku

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2015

Former VP Atiku Abubakar Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has described the deceased Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse (II) as a traditional ruler ... Read More

Celebrating Nigeria in the Diaspora

admin- May 6, 2013

By Adeyemi Omojola Fatoba Nigerians in the State of Ohio and its Environs came together to celebrates the Teaching of Yoruba Studies at the Ohio ... Read More