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Tension in Oyo community over chieftaincy row, Alaafin sets up panel

The people of Jabata community in Oyo-East local government area of Oyo State are at daggers drawn over chieftaincy dispute. In 2016, one Wakili...
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Eid-el-Fitr: Alaafin in road show, speaks on qualities of leadership, charity

Certainly, one thing that cannot be snatched away from the people in the ancient town of Oyo and its environs is their unalloyed love...
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Alaafin receives female governorship aspirant, warns women against complacency in politics

In Nigeria, effort to give women a better deal has always been on the front burner. Generally, the Nigerian woman is untiringly industrious and strives...
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Alaafin excited as 11-year-old Norwegian-born Nigerian speaks Yoruba, says ‘our culture threatened’

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, has observed that the time to begin to appreciate and re-appreciate cultural importance to...
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Aboderin, an insightful newspaper guru, says Alaafin

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, has said Nigeria and the world of ideas have, in the passing of a...
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70 Black Americans trace roots to Oyo, as Alaafin charges world leaders to...

Recently, Yoruba history was re-written when about 70 Black Americans traced their ancestral lineage to the ancient town of Oyo. At a civic reception...
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Alaafin harps on Working Child Protection system

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, has said that a working child protection system is a prerequisite for any nation...
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Alaafin urges FG to advance nation’s development with research works

Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has called on the Federal Government to always utilise research works of reputable scholars in enhancing the country’s...
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Keep your sermons within realm of moderation, modesty, Alaafin admonishes religious leaders

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olaywola Adeyemi 111, has advocated the need to reform the current curriculum on religious studies in schools. The...

Alaafin, Sheu of Borno give recipe for peace, harmony

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, has identified fear of predominance of one ethnic zone over another, over-concentration of powers,...