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Makinde, Others Can’t Be Blamed For Insecurity In Their States – Alaafin
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Makinde, Others Can’t Be Blamed For Insecurity In Their States – Alaafin

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has said that state governors should not be blamed for the insecurity within their states, as, according to him, they are not the ones controlling the security agencies in their respective states. Alaafin added that all the security agencies in the states are being controlled by the Federal Government, as security is in the exclusive list of the Nigeria Constitution. The Alaafin made the statement during a meeting Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde had with traditional rulers and security agencies in the state, held at the House of Chiefs, Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Taiwo Adisa, the meeting had in attendance the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi...
Alaafin Laments Release Of Arrested Fulani Kidnappers By Police
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Alaafin Laments Release Of Arrested Fulani Kidnappers By Police

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has lamented the way the police treat some cases involving some suspected criminals who are Fulani. The monarch said some Fulani persons who were arrested for kidnapping and handed over to the police were released in controversial circumstances. Alaafin said this in Oyo on Monday when the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abduraheed Akanbi, visited him in his palace. Oba Adeyemi said, “Nigeria is under a weak system. The system is no more working. Nigeria’s system of government is failing most especially on security. Security should not be under an exclusive legislative list. “I’ve attended several fora where security issues were discussed and (where I) challenged our state governors. Security-wise, they are toothless. If the Inspector-General of Pol...
Alaafin of Oyo marries his 13th wife, Olori Chioma Adeyemi
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Alaafin of Oyo marries his 13th wife, Olori Chioma Adeyemi

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has married a new wife amid reports of marital crisis rocking his palace in the last few months. The monarch and his 13th wife were spotted at the installation of Real Estate Giant, Chief Tomori Williams as the Aare Onikoyi of Yorubaland last weekend. Their union came to light after popular Fuji musician, Wasiu Ayinde praised the monarch and also mentioned Olori Chioma Adeyemi. City People reported that Oba Lamidi Adeyemi got married to the new Queen last year. Though she is yet to embark on a 9-month course, she will be the first young eastern Queen married to Oba Lamidi Adeyemi.
Insecurity: What South-West Governors Meet With Traditional Rulers
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Insecurity: What South-West Governors Meet With Traditional Rulers

In a bid to address the security challenges rocking the South-west of Nigeria, the governors in the geopolitical zone on Saturday met with traditional rulers at the Oyo State Government House in Agodi, Ibadan. The major highlight of the meeting was to find lasting solutions to the killings and kidnapping for ransom that have become the order of the day and the seeming helplessness of security operatives to tackle rising crimes. The meeting also addressed the cases of farmers-herders clashes, leading to deaths, destruction of farms and other valuable properties. The political and traditional leaders also unanimously agreed that open grazing had become unsustainable and must be stopped. The meeting was attended by governors Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, Gboyega Oyetola of Osun, Dap...
Alaafin Writes Open Letter To Buhari, Warns Over Insecurity And Herdsmen Activities in Yorubaland
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Alaafin Writes Open Letter To Buhari, Warns Over Insecurity And Herdsmen Activities in Yorubaland

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari and warned him of looming anarchy in the country and siege on Yorubaland by herdsmen and kidnappers. Alaafin, who listed the recent spate of insecurity in Yorubaland by herdsmen and their collaborators, lamented that President Buhari was not doing enough in addressing the menace. The monarch said Yorubas had all it takes to resort to self help, unless the security in the zone improves and people are guaranteed safety of their lives and property. Titled, “Yoruba Question in Nigeria Conundrum”, Alaafin said, “I have never been timid or shy of my total support for the success of your administration to deliver the country to the Promised Land. “My confidence had always been based on Yo...
Alaafin Of Oyo Celebrates 50th Coronation Anniversary
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Alaafin Of Oyo Celebrates 50th Coronation Anniversary

Kabiyesi Iku Baba Yeye, Alaafin Oof Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola, CFR, Adeyemi 111, celebrates his 50th Coronation Anniversary on Thursday,14th January,this year, having been crowned the Alaafin of Oyo on 14th January,1971, during the regime of the late Major-General Adeyinka Adebayo, then the Military Governor of the now-defunct Western State of Nigeria. Watch the full video below: https://youtu.be/ixWd_7MS4GE
Woli Arole Celebrates Igboho, Sanyeri, Others With Tribal Marks
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Woli Arole Celebrates Igboho, Sanyeri, Others With Tribal Marks

Comedian Woli Arole has celebrated Sunday Igboho, actor Sanyeri, and others who have tribal marks. The 30-year-old in an Instagram post said he was in the mood to celebrate tribal marks and his followers who have should send their pictures to him. He celebrated Sunday by sharing a picture of him smiling. “I celebrate you and your tribal mark. The person wey do this one sabi “shorthand” well. Ila Ogo!!!!” he wrote on Tuesday. Woli Arole in another post he shared a picture of Sanyeri. He captioned his post saying, “@sanyeri12 I celebrate you and your Tribal mark.” Alaafin of Oyo Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, actor Shittu Ifejide, model Adetutu among others were also celebrated.
I’ve Suffered Betrayal – Alaafin’s Estranged Wife, Queen Ola On Her Birthday
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I’ve Suffered Betrayal – Alaafin’s Estranged Wife, Queen Ola On Her Birthday

Queen Badirat Ajoke aka Queen Ola the estranged wife of the Alaafin of Oyo Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III has revealed the struggles she faced this year as she turns 31. In an Instagram post on Tuesday, Queen Ola shared a picture of herself in a ball dress with a note revealing the challenges she’s been through. “It’s my birthday..�� Let me Blow your mind, �This Year, I have seen alot, I fought so many hidden battles, betrayed � depressed� lied on, � battled emotional trauma, � Read so many things about myself on the blog that I don’t even know about me.. hmmm,” she wrote. In another post, she asked her followers to say a word of prayer for her. The mother of three had in April faced criticism after rumour of her having an affair with Fuji musician K1 De Ultimate made rounds on social me...
Alaafin On EndSARS: Buhari’s Failure To Address Protesters Led To Loss Of Lives
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Alaafin On EndSARS: Buhari’s Failure To Address Protesters Led To Loss Of Lives

His Imperial Majesty, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi the Alaafin of Oyo, on Monday confirmed that the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to address the youths that protested against the police brutality led to the loss of lives and destruction of properties recorded after the protests. Alaafin, speaking on Monday, during the stakeholders meeting that was held at the House of Cheifs, the Parliament Building Agodi Secretariat Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital, stressed that, if the President Muhammadu Buhari had addressed the protesters at the appropriate time, the situation will not have gone out of hand. The meeting which was purposely organised by the Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde to discuss on the way forward on the demands of the END SARS protesters had in attendance the Govern...
FIBAN Asks Alaafin To Withdraw Mayegun Title From KWAM 1 For Beating Broadcaster
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FIBAN Asks Alaafin To Withdraw Mayegun Title From KWAM 1 For Beating Broadcaster

The Freelance and Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria has appealed to the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi to immediately strip top rate Fuji musician, Wasiu Ayinde of Mayegun title for allegedly brutalising an Ogun State based broadcaster, Wole Sorunke. The association described the Ace musician as unfit to be bestowed with the title. Sorunke, otherwise known as M C Murphy , a popular radio presenter and event anchor, was allegedly beaten and brutalised by the fuji maestro and his boys on Thursday night at the 60th birthday party of the Olu of Itori in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State, Oba Abdulfatai Akorede Akamo. Narrating his ordeal, Sorunke explained that he had taken his client to a stage where Ayinde was performing for the fuji maestro to eulogi...
Queen Ola says divorce is okay months after her rumoured split from Alaafin of Oyo
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Queen Ola says divorce is okay months after her rumoured split from Alaafin of Oyo

Queen Ola has shared a cryptic post on her Instastory, months after her rumoured split from husband -- Alaafin of Oyo. Recall rumours went wild months ago that the Queen had been allegedly sent packing from the palace over a case of infidelity. She denied it. Popular fuji lord, K1 was also roped in the alleged infidelity saga, a thing K1 also denied. Sharing a post on her instastory, Queen Ola says divorce is okay and breaking up is okay. She also spoke about one not being appreciated where they are. Her post reads; ''Divorce is ok. Breaking up is ok. Starting over is ok. Moving on is ok. Saying no is ok. Being alone is ok. What is not ok is staying somewhere where you aren't happy, valued or appreciated, that's not ok.''
Kwam 1 Speaks On Alleged Extramarital Affair With Alaafin’s Youngest Queen
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Kwam 1 Speaks On Alleged Extramarital Affair With Alaafin’s Youngest Queen

Fuji Icon, Wasiu Ayinde prominently called KWAM 1 has responded to the rumours that he’s having an extramarital affair with the youngest Queen of Alaafin of Oyo, Queen Badirat. KWAM1, who was recently given a title by the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, as the Mayegun, reacted via short music video posted on his Instagram page. Sarcastically reacting to the claims, he stated that many haters have been rooting for his downfall and working towards tarnishing his image since he became the Mayegun. Kwam1 further charged his fans not to react or contend with the false claims, as such won’t influence his status or his music profession that had spread over decades. Watch Video   View this post on Instagram &...
Fuji star KWAM 1 accused of sleeping with the Alaafin Of Oyo youngest wife, Olori Badirat Ajoke
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Fuji star KWAM 1 accused of sleeping with the Alaafin Of Oyo youngest wife, Olori Badirat Ajoke

For weeks now, there have been News flying everywhere about the alleged secret relationship between Fuji star Kwam 1 and Alaafin of Oyo youngest wife Olori Badirat Ajoke . Today, Twitter was on fire after Nigerians weigh on the issue and it seems the young Queen has been sent packing from the Palace. In case you don’t know, Alaafin of Oyo installed Wasiu Ayinde (Kwam 1) as the Mayegun of Yoruba land some months ago in Oyo state and a very big party was thrown and attended by the creme de la creme of Nigeria. Fast forward to a few months after, the Mayegun KWAM 1 has been accused of sleeping with the king’s youngest olori Read some updates as seen on Twitter below:-  
Salawa Abeni Exposes Blackmailer Threatening To Release Her Nude Photos
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Salawa Abeni Exposes Blackmailer Threatening To Release Her Nude Photos

Veteran Nigerian singer Queen Salawa Abeni has taken to her Instagram to call out a blackmailer who is threatening to release her nude photos. The waka musician whose songs are predominantly in the Yoruba language shared screenshots of her conversations with the blackmailer who identified himself as Jason. Rather than cave into her blackmailer’s demands for money to prevent him from releasing the nudes, the “Shooting Stars” singer updated her followers about the development. She also went ahead to share the photos herself. In her Instagram post, she expressed her disappointment at how the unknown individual is trying to “tarnish my image and destroy my career of over 45 years.” She disclosed that the blackmail messages came in on her phone this morning. The blackmailer thre...
Fayemi Visits Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi After ‘Warning’ Letter
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Fayemi Visits Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi After ‘Warning’ Letter

Dr Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, on Sunday paid a visit to Lamidi Adeyemi, alaafin of Oyo. Furthermore, he visited the traditional ruler days after the letter Adeyemi wrote to him went viral. Also in the letter ,the monarch had asked Fayemi to be very careful in the manner he handles the leadership crisis rocking the state traditional council. Spent Sunday afternoon with Alaafin of Oyo, Iku Baba Yeye and had very fruitful discussions. JKF
Alaafin of Oyo’s Young Wife Begs ‘Kayanmata Seller’ For Forgiveness
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Alaafin of Oyo’s Young Wife Begs ‘Kayanmata Seller’ For Forgiveness

One of the young wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, Queen Badirat Adeyemi popularly known as Queenajoky has been asking her fans to help her beg a popular ‘kayanmata’ seller on Instagram known as Omoshola’s place for forgiveness. The queen didn’t reveal the major reason why she asked her fans to apologize to the ‘kayanmata’ seller on her behalf but she was persistent in making the request. Queen Badirat and Omoshola are friends; the queen is always on Omoshola’s Instagram page showing her love and support anytime she (Omoshola) shares a new post about her products. There have been speculations that the reason why the queen is apologizing to the ‘kayanmata’ seller is because Omoshola recently opened a new saloon in Dubai and the queen was supposed to be present at the opening ceremony of...
K1 De Ultimate Celebrates Chieftaincy Title With ₦200m Rolls-royce Ghost
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K1 De Ultimate Celebrates Chieftaincy Title With ₦200m Rolls-royce Ghost

It’s been a beautiful celebration atmosphere for Wasiu Ayinde Marshall the legendary “K1 De Ultimate” as he accepts the Chieftaincy title “Mayegun of Yorubaland” recently which he did celebrate by gifting himself a brand-new Rolls-Royce Ghost worth ₦200million. It was gathered that “K1 De Ultimate” placed an order for the Rolls-Royce Ghost since December 2019 just after receiving the Alaafin’s letter informing him of the intention to have him bestowed the much-coveted Chieftaincy title. The Fuji legend received the car at his mansion in Ijebu just a few days to 13th of January 2020 when he finally got bestowed the title during the Oba Adeyemi, Alaafin of Oyo’s 49th coronation anniversary. The Rolls-Royce Ghost is a powerful luxury car that boasts of a modified V12 BMW N74 engine unde...
Amotekun: We Won’t Rely On Guns, Will Use Ancestors’ Powers To Operate
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Amotekun: We Won’t Rely On Guns, Will Use Ancestors’ Powers To Operate

As the newly launched security outfit tagged Western Nigeria Security Network (tagged: Operation Amotekun) is set to begin operation, one of its personnel, Soludero Hunters’ Association has said the outfit doesn’t rely on guns to function well but would use their ancestors’ powers to ward off any aggression against Yoruba indigenes in the zone. Oba Nureni Ajijola Anabi who is the National President of the hunters, told newsmen that since the outfit was launched, they had resuscitated all “powers used by our ancestors to conquer their aggressors and that’s what we will use in protecting our zone”. “We promise to be civil and law-abiding in our operations. We will never disappoint our governors who initiated the security outfit. Also, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Eniitan Adeyeye Ogunwus...
Gbajabiamila Congratulates “K1 De Ultimate” On Chieftaincy Title
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Gbajabiamila Congratulates “K1 De Ultimate” On Chieftaincy Title

Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated Fuji musician, Olasunkanmi Ayinde-Marshal (K1 De Ultimate) on his installation as the first Mayegun of Yorubaland by the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III. A statement by Gbajabiamila’s media aide, Lanre Lasisi, said K1’s appointment as the first Mayegun of Yorubaland speaks volume of his contributions to the Yoruba race. He noted how K1 has been mesmerising Nigerians with his Fuji genre of music over the years. According to him, K1, who will be installed today, has carved a niche for himself and Nigerians, especially lovers of Fuji music, have come to cherish so much. He said: “I have no doubt that the installation of Olasunkami Ayinde-Marshal as the first Mayegun of Yorubaland is an honour well ...
I Take Responsibility For Oyo Market Fire – Seyi Makinde
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I Take Responsibility For Oyo Market Fire – Seyi Makinde

Governor Makinde addressing victims of Akesan Market during a visit to the site of the fire incident on Wednesday, January 7, 2020. Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, says he takes responsibility for the fire incident that razed the Akesan market in Oyo State last week Sunday. He said this on Wednesday after visiting the site of the incident alongside his cabinet members. Makinde also assured that the State Government would rebuild the market and provide support to all victims of the fire incident. He added that rather than engage in buck-passing over the failure of the past administration to provide necessary fire-fighting tools, he would take responsibility for the failure of the system. “I must, at this point, express my deep sadness over the loss of lives and property b...
‘If I Reveal What I Know That’s Happening In Nigeria, Nobody Will Sleep’ – Danjuma
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‘If I Reveal What I Know That’s Happening In Nigeria, Nobody Will Sleep’ – Danjuma

A former Minister of Defence, retired General Theophilus Danjuma, says if he reveals what is happening in the country, Nigerians will no longer sleep. He spoke yesterday at the University of Ibadan during the launch of a book, 70 Years of Progressive Journalism: The Story of the Nigerian Tribune and the presentation of Tribune’s Platinum Awards. He stated: “In Yorubaland, everybody seems to have lost their voice, scared. And people appear not to care about what is happening. If I tell you what I know that is happening in Nigeria today, you will no longer sleep. “So, Chief Ayo Adebanjo’s warning and advice is very timely. If you want details, I will give it to you privately. “We are in a big hole as nation. And people who put us in this hole have continued today. So, we’ve to ...
Alaafin Of Oyo’s Youngest Wife Finally Graduates From The University Of Ibadan
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Alaafin Of Oyo’s Youngest Wife Finally Graduates From The University Of Ibadan

Oloori Ajoke Adeyemi, aka Queen Ola, one of the young wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Iku Baba Yeye, finally graduates at university of Ibadan, Praizenews report. In her words, she narrate her tremendous story on what she passed through before she becomes a graduate. She wrote ; Today is one of the happiest day in my life.. if you could remember the day I signed out, I said it’s a story for another day, yes today is the day.. I have got 4 Different certificates, I have NCE certificate from Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, HND from Kwara State Polythecnic before I do D.E to university of Ibadan.. When I got admission I was about to give birth to my first son, I’m in my second trimester that I couldn’t continue because I always have morning sickness and others.....
Alaafin Of Oyo’s Wife Begs Followers To Stop Dragging Her Into Liz Anjorin And Toyin Abraham’s Feud
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Alaafin Of Oyo’s Wife Begs Followers To Stop Dragging Her Into Liz Anjorin And Toyin Abraham’s Feud

Olori Ajoke Adeyemi, one of the wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, has been forced to distance herself and her husband from actress Liz Anjorin amidst her beef with Toyin Abraham. As the fight between #lizanjorin and #toyinabraham intensified, #oloriajoke got messages from Instagram users, asking her to talk to her husband, the Alaafin of Oyo, to call Anjorin to order. “Please ma. Please discuss with Kabiyesi to calm Aunt Liz Anjorin down. I know daddy is the only one that can calm her down. It’s getting out of hand. Please intervene,” an Instagram user wrote to Olori Ajoke. Another follower dropped a comment on the Olori’s post, writing: “Mama I know this is not your business oh. But I feel if you can help us inform kabiyesi to call Liz Anjorin to order. It’s getting too much, you need ...
Why We’ll Continue To Promote Sango Festival – Alaafin
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Why We’ll Continue To Promote Sango Festival – Alaafin

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has said future generations would not forgive him if he failed to accord Sango (god of thunder) his pride of place as one of his predecessors. The Alaafin Sango, according to Oba Adeyemi, reigned before he later became a deity. He called on traditional rulers in Yorubaland to uphold Yoruba culture, tradition and heritage in their respective domains. Oba Adeyemi stated this during this year’s World Sango Day, which was held at the Alaafin’s palace, in Oyo town. He said, “Let us teach our children Yoruba culture and tradition. There is a difference between religion and culture, don’t be ashamed to dress in Yoruba attire; our culture should even reflect in the way we eat.” The first class monarch, while talking on the importance of t...
Alaafin of Oyo’s wife pictured in NYSC uniform as she serves her country
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Alaafin of Oyo’s wife pictured in NYSC uniform as she serves her country

Olori Ajoke Adeyemi, who is one of the wives of the Alaafin of Oyo, is currently doing her compulsory one year National Youth Service after successfully graduating from a tertiary institution. The queen shared a photo of herself fully clad in her NYSC uniform. "Nigeria we serve," she captioned the photo. "Alihamdulilahi for the journey so far.. #corperunusual." Her followers congratulated her with one referring to her as "kopa olori."
2019 Ojude Oba : Adenuga Felicitates With Awujale, Ijebu
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2019 Ojude Oba : Adenuga Felicitates With Awujale, Ijebu

It was joy unlimited as 10 lucky winners went home with 10 brand new tricycles and 10 LED Television sets courtesy major sponsor, Globacom. The winners were announced after the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi picked the draws. One of the winners of the tricycle, 37 year old civil servant with the Ogun State Hospital Management Board, Mr. Asiwaju Adebowale commended Globacom for the kind gesture adding "I feel great. I will start a transportation business to augment my salary. In the same vein, another tricycle winner, 40 year old Olayemi Henry, a social worker with the Justice Development and Peace Commission who lives in the Obalende area of Ijebu Ode said the tricycle will further endear his Commission to the Globacom brand while a panel beater who also won the tricycle announc...
Herdsmen: Alaafin Adeyemi Writes Buhari, Warns Against Looming Anarchy
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Herdsmen: Alaafin Adeyemi Writes Buhari, Warns Against Looming Anarchy

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Sunday, sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari and warned him of looming anarchy in the country, if the siege on Yorubaland by herdsmen and kidnappers are not taken serious by the president. Alaafin, who listed the recent spate of insecurity in Yorubaland by herdsmen and their collaborators, lamented that President Buhari was not doing enough in addressing the menace. The monarch said Yorubas had all it takes to resort to self help, unless the security in the zone improves and people are guaranteed safety of their lives and property. Titled, “Yoruba Question in Nigeria Conundrum”, Alaafin said, “I have never been timid or shy of my total support for the success of your administration to deliver the country to the Promised Land. “...
‘Southwest wants no war’ – Ooni of Ife says after visit to President Buhari
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‘Southwest wants no war’ – Ooni of Ife says after visit to President Buhari

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, reflected on the security situation in the country and urged political leaders against blowing issues out of proportion. He said the Southwest would not want to experience any war, warning that the drumbeats of war “is sounding loud across the country”.   He spoke at the State House, Abuja, after meeting with President Buhari. He told reporters that he was at the State House for talks with the President on behalf of traditional rulers on how to improve the security situation.   The Ooni said: “How to improve security. I came to speak on behalf of other traditional rulers. Before I came here, I discussed with the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, who has been there for close to 50 years and we cannot take away such a very massiv...
Alaafin Of Oyo Supports Buhari, Slams Obasanjo ‘who Never Did All They Wanted’
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Alaafin Of Oyo Supports Buhari, Slams Obasanjo ‘who Never Did All They Wanted’

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, who spoke at a gathering of Yoruba leaders on Thursday, in Ibadan, declared his support for President Buhari as he slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo 'who never did all they wanted'. The Alaafin of Oyo who declared his support for President Buhari as he slammed Obasanjo, stated that traditional rulers are ready to work with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to restore peace and unity in the country. The monarch who claimed that Buhari is doing his best for the nation, cautioned the people not to blame the president, but support him to achieve the desired results for Nigeria. “Stop blaming Buhari, we will work with him to achieve the desired nation. We have had our son as the president who never did all we wanted for us. We...
Alaafin Of Oyo Younger Wife, Ajoke Slays In Arabian Outfit
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Alaafin Of Oyo Younger Wife, Ajoke Slays In Arabian Outfit

The younger wife, Ajoke to Alaafin of Oyo state slays in Arabian outfit. She wrote; ARABIAN QUEEN OF OYO EMPIRE. 2pcs set @truworthfashion Styled by me. She was Afraid that I don’t want your husband wahala o.. How will u wear it?? It will open your body o.. I said don’t worry..
Bode Thomas: How Nigerian Lawyer Died Mysteriously After Insulting Alaafin
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Bode Thomas: How Nigerian Lawyer Died Mysteriously After Insulting Alaafin

The intrigues and the power play in the Nigerian political sphere did not begin today I stumbled on this story on @Ngrfacts on twitter investigated deeper and decided to share . Olabode Akanbi Thomas was born to the family of Andrew Thomas, a wealthy trader and auctioneer who was originally from Oyo but migrated to Lagos. He attended C.M.S. Grammar School, a missionary school founded by Thomas Babington Macaulay and James Pinson Labulo Davies. After completing his studies, he served as a junior clerk at the Nigerian Railway Corporation but towards the end of the year, he resigned his appointment and went to London to study law. He was called to the bar in 1942 and returned to Nigeria to establish what became a successful practice in Lagos. According to many accounts, Bode was an ...
Alaafin Can Only Marry A Virgin – Lizzy Anjorin Reveals, Says She’s Not His Wife
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Alaafin Can Only Marry A Virgin – Lizzy Anjorin Reveals, Says She’s Not His Wife

Nollywood actress and business woman Lizzy Anjorin was recently conferred with a chieftaincy title in Lagos, as the the Borokini Adini of Nigeria. The actress had a lavish party with top dignitaries including the Alaafin of Oyo and his Queens in attendance. She has taken to social media to reveal that Alaafin of Oyo state can only marry a virgin, says she's not his wife. She wrote; Instanbul ..done who noticed that I resemble BAAMI (MY FATHER ) (IKU BABA YEYE ALAFIN OF OYO).. For those that are curious that maybe am his wife.. For your information ,he can't marry a woman that is not a virgin..Alafin is not OBA shakushaku ..For those that don't like me or pick on me it's because your internal and spiritual eyes are not functioning...A born ruler and authentic king can easily identi...
Alaafin Of Oyo Installs Lizzy Anjorin As Borokini Of Nigeria
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Alaafin Of Oyo Installs Lizzy Anjorin As Borokini Of Nigeria

In a video shared by popular nollywood actress Lizzy Anjorin was install as a chief Borokini of Nigeria by Oyo king Oba Adeyemi. Important dignaries are aslo present at the events. See more photos and video below   View this post on Instagram   #BOROKINIOFNIGERIA A post shared by lizzyanjorin (@lizzyanjorin) on Jan 16, 2019 at 7:16am PST
Osinbajo Narrative On Selecting Buhari To Guarantee A Yoruba Presidency In 2023
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Osinbajo Narrative On Selecting Buhari To Guarantee A Yoruba Presidency In 2023

The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osibanjo on his Saturday visit to the palace of the Alaafin of Oyo,appealed to tribal sentiments, telling the Yorubas that 2023 presidency is theirs for the taking if they vote Buhari come 2019. Prof Osibanjo wants the Yorubas to vote for APC, not because of good reasons, but because of selfish reasons. He cares not that over 20 million Nigerians are now unemployed under the Buhari-led administration and Osibanjo-supervised economy. He does not care that Nigerians find it increasingly difficult to feed or cater to their families because of the fact that Buhari's incompetence has crumbled the economy and made Nigeria the capital of poverty. He does not care that 13.5 million Nigerian kids are out of school. He does not care that Millions of Nigerian s...
Alaafin Of Oyo’s Young Wife, Olori Memunat Graduates From University (Photos)
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Alaafin Of Oyo’s Young Wife, Olori Memunat Graduates From University (Photos)

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi's wife Olori Memunat has graduated from the University. The mother of three, who gave birth to one of the monarch's three sets of twins in February 2018, posted photos from her convocation ceremony on Instagram. " I am indeed grateful for the Almighty God and My BETTER HALF, His Imperial Majesty, Oba (Dr.) Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111, for His commitment and sense of devotion in my wellbeing, especially the pursuance of my educational career to higher level. Today is my convocation . Ade Ori mi, E se mo dupe gidigidi" she wrote.
Buhari Celebrates 80th Birthday Of Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III
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Buhari Celebrates 80th Birthday Of Alaafin Of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III

President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm greetings to His Royal Majesty, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi 111, Iku Baba Yeye, on his 80th birthday. President Buhari joins Council of Obas and Chiefs in Oyo State, Traditional Council, family and friends of the Alaafin of Oyo, who is heir to the historic Oyo Empire, in celebrating the landmark age. As His Royal Majesty turns an octogenarian, the President believes his 48 years on the throne of his fathers have been most remarkable for the dynasty, illustrated by his contributions to the educational, social and cultural development of the people, both those at home and abroad. President Buhari extols the Alaafin of Oyo’s courage in upholding the values of integrity, hard work and search for knowledge, which has been the hallmark of...
Omoyele Sowore Visits Alaafin Of Oyo
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Omoyele Sowore Visits Alaafin Of Oyo

Sahara Reporters publisher and 2019 Presidential aspirant Omoyele Sowore yesterday took his presidential ambition to Alaafin of Oyo, Dr. Lamidi Adeyemi III.
Alaafin of Oyo’s Last Wife, Olori Ola Celebrates Her Twins’ 41 Days With Adorable New Photo
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Alaafin of Oyo’s Last Wife, Olori Ola Celebrates Her Twins’ 41 Days With Adorable New Photo

About a month ago, Alaafin of Oyo's last wife, Olori Ola welcomed a set of twins and now the happy mum has just shared a lovely photo in celebration of their 41st day anniversay. She captioned it, 'Happy 41days to my lovely twins.. Your Existence in my life for the last 41days have brought so much joy to me.. I will not weep over you and your brother.. I love u my lovely Royal Twins
Meet These Famous Yoruba Movie Stars With Popular Stage Names
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Meet These Famous Yoruba Movie Stars With Popular Stage Names

The world over, several showbiz stars are in the habit of using their stage names, aliases and not their real names. They are very popular with these stage names or aliases, such that their real names are largely unknown.  In the Yoruba movie industry for instance, many of such actors and actresses abound. checkout some of them: EDA ONILE OLA When you hear the name, Lere Paimo, not many know who you are talking about, but when you say Eda Onile Ola or Baba Eda, then you are sure everybody knows who you are talking about.  He’s one of the pioneers of the Nigeria movie industry, Chief Lere Paimo, a national award holder of the Member of the Federal Republic,  MFR. Baba Eda, a prolific traditional movie producer has produced works like the popular epic movie, Ogbori Elemesho and several...
Brazilian Man, Ricardo Initiated As A Priest At A Sango Shrine In Oyo State
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Brazilian Man, Ricardo Initiated As A Priest At A Sango Shrine In Oyo State

A Brazilian man identified as Mr. Ricardo Luis da Silva Saldanha,has been initiated into the origin of the Yoruba ancient sacred Sango religion after being consecrated for a period of 17 days. The Brazilian was initiated the Sango Koso entities in Oyo state. According to reports, the initiation which happened last year in Oyo – was officially recognized and approved by the Alaafin of Oyo. The official initiation certificate was also signed and approved by the Alaafin of Oyo and Sango community.
Photos From The Naming Ceremony Of Alaafin Of Oyo’s Twins
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Photos From The Naming Ceremony Of Alaafin Of Oyo’s Twins

Weeks ago, the Alaafin of Oyo, HRM Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, welcomed two sets of twins with two of his young wives. Olori Memunat, who gave birth first has posted photos from the naming ceremony held at the palace. The Alaafin Of Oyo has lovely children that are doing wonderfully well for themselves, across different spheres of life. Some of them are; Prince Akeem Adeyemi AKA Skimeh, the two-term Chairman, Atiba Local Government. The present honourable representing Afijio/Oyo East/ Oyo West/ Atiba Federal Constituency in the House of Reps; Princess Adetutu Adeyemi-Akhigbe. The Honourable Commissioner of Culture in Governor Ajimobi’s first term and Princess Folasade Adeyemi, a cultural ambassador and CEO, Arewa House of Culture. See more pictures from the ceremony;

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