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Kano New Emirates Affirmation And Kingmakers Quandary :  By Mohammed Garba

Kano New Emirates Affirmation And Kingmakers Quandary :  By Mohammed Garba

On Monday, February 17, a Kano High Court presided over by Justice A. T. Badamasi put to rest the antipathy to the creation of four new Emirates in Kano when he struck out the suit filed by Kano kingmakers to challenge the Kano Emirate Council Law passed in 2019. Justice Badamasi ruled that the prayer […]

Temper Justice With Mercy – Oba Of Benin Pleads With Ganduje

The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Ewuare II, has asked Governor Ganduje of Kano State , Nortwest Nigeria to tamper justice with mercy . The Benin Monarch made the plea during a courtesy visit to the Governor accompanied by his host, the Emir of Kano . Although, Oba Ewuare ll did not […]

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Nigeria: Transition From Class Room To Palace Makes Me Lose Privacy, Says Olota Of Ota, Gives Kudos To Bishop Oyedepo

  The socio- economic and Industrial transformation of the sleepy town of Ota, Ogun State, South West , Nigeria before the enthronement of the present Olota of Ota, Prof. Adeyemi Obalanlege in 2017 can not be overemphasised. Prof. Obalanlege has to pay the prize of losing his privacy to properly assume the custodian of the […]

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Oyetola Urges African Leaders To Harness Continent’s Cultural Heritage

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has urged African leaders to harness the economic potentials in the continent’s natural and cultural heritage for economic prosperity. Oyetola made the call at a training workshop on the preservation and conservation of Africa cultural heritage, organised by the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) on Monday, in Ile-Ife. Represented by […]

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GYB Tasks Kogi Traditional Rulers On Peace, Security

  Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria, on Tuesday tasked traditional rulers in the state on the need to brace up and work toward enhancing peace and security in their respective domains. Bello gave the charge in Lokoja during the presentation of Staff of Office to newly-appointed and upgraded traditional rulers. He […]

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Nigeria: Ogunoye Installed As 33rd Olowo of Owo

  Prince Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye on Friday became the 33rd Olowo of Owo Kingdom in Ondo State, South West Nigeria after an elaborate installation rite. The traditional rites, which started dawn, were attended by hundreds of residents of the town and well wishers. Speaking to newsmen, Chief Olanrewaju Famakinwa, said that the rites had to […]

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Nigeria Festivals: Deji of Akure Orders Closure of Shops, Markets

  The Deji of Akure Kingdom, South West Nigeria, Oba Aladetoyinbo Aladelusi Ogunlade, has ordered closure of all shops and markets in the town for the annual celebrations of the Aheregbe and Omojao festivals. This is contained in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the monarch, Mr Michael Adeyeye and made available to […]

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Nigeria: Ganduje Orders District Heads to Celebrate Hawan Daushe in their Respective Emirates

  Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has directed all district heads to celebrate traditional Hawan Daushe in their respective emirates. The government gave the directive in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Abba Anwar, in Kano on Sunday. “Against some calls circulating in the social media that all district […]

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