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Origin Of Ogun – God Of Iron

 Many myths and legends exist as to the origin of Ogun. Much of the knowledge of the deity is based on the fact that he was one of the earliest divinities. He loved hunting and was referred to as “Osin-Imole”, that is, the Chief among the divinities. He cleared the …

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19TH YEARS MEMORIAL ANNIVERSARY OF LATE HIGH CHIEF AYODELE JAMES ‘AJILEYE’ (LISA OF ONDO KINGDOM) ‘CONFERMENT OF TRADITIONAL CHIEFTAINCY TITLE – A LESSON TO LEARN IN LIFE FROM HISTORY’

Let me sound it loud and clear to remind those who are concerned at this very moment that history and posterity will usually judge our brief stint in life either good or bad but we all have a different choice to make. From the little that I will divulge to …

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SPECIAL ATTENTION: READ, LEARN AND DIGEST WITH PASSION

I am pleased to advise few of our citizens who are found of attacking the truth with an unnecessary negative or abusive comment on this platform about my memoirs or brief piece of any particular event that transmitted to history. Those referred should please wait and exercise patient until I …

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37TH YEARS MEMORIAL ANNIVERSARY OF LATE HIGH CHIEF TITUS STEPHEN OLADEJI ILORI FADOJUTIMI (ODUNWO OF ONDO KINGDOM)

‘CONFERMENT OF TRADITIONAL CHIEFTAINCY TITLE – A LESSON TO LEARN FROM HISTORY’ I found it most appropriate to properly educate certain people who are known for exploiting every avenue to bring down others out of envy or jealousy and when they can no longer enjoy certain benefits, favouritism or recognition …

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Africa: Saving Our Languages … Preserving Our Future

As a 10 year-old kid newly arrived in Lagos, Nigeria from Liverpool, England, I recall having a conversation with myself. At the time, I instinctively understood that if I was to be able to function properly in the future, being able to proficiently speak my father’s language – Yoruba – …

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30 Years Of Peaceful Reign With Good Health As Odunwo Of Ondo Kingdom (4th In-Command)

From the little that I will divulge since the reign of late High Chief Adelakun Ayodeji who died in 1969, late High Chief Abraham Akintoroye who died in 1978, late High Chief T. S. O. Ilori Fadojutimi who died in 1982 and late High Chief Genty Akinyosoye who died in …

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The Indisputable Paramountcy Of Ondo Kingdom Traditional Institution And Cultural Value

I found it most appropriate to substantiate further about our decision not to celebrate bad or sad news in Ondo Connects New Era platform, but we believe in the doctrine of an ancient tradition, culture and custom of which we promote extensively both within and outside the social media. Those …

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Ondo Royal Family Genealogy: Speak To Your Destiny Rather Than Been A Confusionist

If it is because of envy and jealousy, please kindly speak to your destiny rather than been a confusionist. I am deeply concerned about few ‘Fake History Writers Social Media Practitioners’ due to their public gallery contradictory information and unknown write up without any authority source read from an Ondo …

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The Unforgotten Yoruba Author

Late Daniel Olorunfemi Fagunwa (D. O Fagunwa) was born in 1903 at Oke-Igbo, Ondo state, Yorubaland. He attended St. Luke’s School, Oke-Igbo and proceeded to St. Andrew’s College, Oyo, where he later became a teacher. He was the pioneering author of Yoruba own novels. In the year 1938, he entered …

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