Ibadan by J.P Clark: An Ode To The City?

  Ibadan, running splash of rust and gold-flung and scattered among seven hills like broken china in the sun. - J.P. Clark The poet is a Nigerian of Ijaw origin. He was probably inspired to write about Ibadan having studied at...
Popular Ibadan Based Nollywood Actors and Actresses

Popular Ibadan Based Nollywood Actors and Actresses

Ibadan is the capital of Oyo state in the South West region of Nigeria, is also the largest city in Africa by land mass. It is also reportedly the 3rd cheapest city to live....

Bowers Tower : A dying Colonial Heritage

This historic edifice which stands at about 65 feets tall is named after Captain Robert Lister Bower who served as Resident and Travelling Commissioner for the interior of Yorubaland. There are mixed feelings about the...
Fun Places To Hang Out This Weekend in Ibadan

It’s Friday! Fun Places To Hang Out This Weekend in Ibadan

Fun Places To Hang Out This Weekend in Ibadan It is yet another Friday and you might be looking for a place to party, or just relax after a long week at work. I have...
Oke Padi in Ibadan

How Oke Padi in Ibadan, Got it’s Name

Oke Padi   Oke-Padi is a street in the ancient town of Ibadan in Oyo State, it was coined from "Padre", but the omission of letters and easy pronunciation gave it Oke-Padi. The first Catholic missionaries who...

Personality of The Week: Meet Dr. Bisi Akin-Alabi

Dr. Bisi Akin -Alabi , is the special adviser on education to Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi, she's a passionate educational practitioner and really drawn towards sustainable development,most importantly access to  equitable and qualitative...

Ibadan Museum Society to Partner Obas on Cultural Exhibition

Ibadan Museum Society to Partner Obas   Museum In its practical commitment to promote the heritage of Nigeria as it relates to the museum, the Ibadan Museum Society has taken a giant stride to involve cultural...
Ibadan Hosts Chief of Army Staff Conference 2017

Ibadan Hosts Chief of Army Staff Conference 2017

Ibadan Hosts Chief of Army Staff Conference Ibadan city is currently hosting the 2017 4th quarter Chief of Army Staff Conference as Lt. Gen Yusuf Buratai, and former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Major Gen Ike...
Guinness Takes Its Fanzone Experience To Ibadan

Guinness Takes Its Fanzone Experience To Ibadan

  Guinness Takes Its Fanzone Experience To Ibadan English Premier League lovers in Ibadan were treated to an exciting “Fanzone” experience on Saturday 18th November, for the screening of the highly anticipated Arsenal V Tottenham HotSpur...
Oyo APC Lawmakers Applaud Olaniyan

Oyo APC Lawmakers Applaud Olaniyan

  All Progressives Congress, APC, members in the Oyo State House of Assembly have applauded a governorship aspirant in the party, Engr.Raufu Aderemi Olaniyan. The commendation came when he visited the Parliamentary caucus of the party...

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