Tag: king

Isime EseneJuly 24, 2016

Just In: Remo monarch, Oba Michael Adeniyi Sonariwo is dead

Respected Remo monarch, Oba Michael Adeniyi Sonariwo, the Akarigbo of Remoland, is dead. The Ogun State first class monarch who ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 21, 2016

Opinion: Death and the king’s spokesmen

In February 2015, I received an unusual invitation to meet with the erstwhile President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Some of ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 31, 2015

35 princes from 4 ruling houses compete to succeed Ooni of Ife

Not less than 35 princes from the four ruling houses in Ile-Ife are competing for the throne of the Ooni of ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 18, 2015

Meet the African king with 100 wives — and he inherited 72 of them

Well these parts of Africa is known more for its polygamous nature. Abumbi II, the 11th fon, or king, of ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 3, 2015

The swag on the Alaafin of Oyo is out of this world (LOOK)

by Damilola Jagun The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi, has donated 20 motorcycles fixed with public address systems to the ...

Ada IgboanugoJanuary 23, 2015

Meet the new king of Saudi Arabia, Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud

by Chinwe okafor The King of Saudi Arabia has died. The Royal officials announced he has been in the hospital ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 29, 2014

We bet this White lady can speak better Yoruba than most people (WATCH)

by Damilola Jagun There’s no excuse for any Yoruba person who can’t speak the language fluently, when a White person ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 12, 2014

@Alabaster85: Diary of the girl child (Poem)

by Soyombo Ayomikun For fourty weeks I sojourned Inside the lonely liquor-filled world Tumbling & living on fluid With no ...

April 13, 2014

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

by Elnathan John Can our government amend our laws to include “kidnap and disappearance” as a legal method of law ...

January 16, 2014

OMG! Woman delivers baby on the street in Lagos (See Photos)

by Adeola Balogun   A homeless woman in Lagos this morning went into labour and gave birth to a son ...

December 23, 2013

Peregrino Brimah: To ‘kill’ a king you must find his weakness, not by open letters

by Peregrino Brimah 100 million men cannot kill the king. Taking away all the kings men, cannot kill the king. ...

November 22, 2013

TRAGIC: Traditional ruler strangled and burnt to death in Osun (PHOTO)

by ‘Jola Sotubo An Osun monarch has been burnt to death after being caught up in an inferno which engulfed ...

July 29, 2013

#YNaijaFocus: Oyo 2015 – Ajimobi, Ladoja, Alao-Akala and the ‘gods’

by Ayokunle Odekunle Long or short, the ‘gods’ will be demystified in 2015 as one of the three men will ...

July 22, 2013

Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton’s royal baby boy is born

by Isi Esene Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge has just given birth to a baby boy in the Lindo wing ...

June 15, 2013

5 ways to treat him like a king on father’s day

by Laura Seldon If you were planning to give your husband another boring polo shirt this Father’s Day, think again! Every ...

May 1, 2013

Oh the beauties: New King & Queen of the Netherlands sail Amsterdam with young princesses for royal water pageant (PHOTOS)

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands took on his first royal duty tonight as he greeted thousands of spectators lining the ...

December 6, 2012

No light, a short story by Ifeoluwapo Odedere

by Ifeoluwapo Odedere For we have waited too long and the committee leader answered saying, this darkness is the work ...

June 27, 2012

#IDon’tGiveADamn: “Thus Saith the Clueless King” – Part 2

by Dada Olusegun And it came to pass that on the twenty fourth day of the sixth month of the ...

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