​Four Reasons You Should Attend Digify Bytes 2.0 Ibadan

On the 20th of August 2016, all roads will lead to Nustreams, Km 110 Alalubosa Road GRA Extension Ibadan for Digify Bytes Ibadan 2.0. Digify Bytes is a one day training programme organized by...

History Wednesday: The Oloolu Masquerade

OLOOLU is an exclusive masquerade to Ibadan, Oyo state and was listed as top most feared and respected masquerade in Africa. Ancestral spirits visiting the living to evoke blessings on them are a part...

Origin Of ‘Tribal Marks’ in Yoruba Land

I remember growing up and also delighted not to have tribal marks on my face as I thought the tribal marks disfigured people's faces.I also do remember when my younger sister and I were...

A Trip To The Yoruba Culture: Hairstyles

The Yoruba culture places more value on the woman hair. They regard it as her covering.  Women with long and abundant hair attract people most especially men in the past. They take extra care...

A Documentary of the Sango Festival

Sango festival is one of the recognized festivals in Oyo State. The festivals unite people from different linguistic backgrounds together to celebrate Sango. A picture from the movie "sango" shot in 1997 Who is Sango? Sango was...

The Magical Effect of the 5 Magic Words

Words are powerful! Words are used to communicate ideas and feelings. However, bad communication attracts abusive response. A yoruba adage says ' oro ni n yo obi lapo, on naa ni n yo ida...

IBADAN INSIDER HISTORY: OLUYOLE BASHORUN OF IBADAN (4)

Hello folks, thanks for staying with us throughout the Oluyole story, on Ibadan Insider History, we hope you have enjoyed the previous three episodes, here is the concluding part of Oluyole the Bashorun of...

First Humour Themed Radio Station Launches In Ibadan

The city of Ibadan has in recent times witnessed a glut of radio stations with about twenty at the last count. Thirtytwo FM has joined the list of radio stations in the Pace Setter state...
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Mapo Hall: History, Present State

With an arc sited atop its gates, and eight gigantic pillars hoisted in the front, the Mapo Hall stands imposingly on the historic Mapo Hills of Ibadan. The area which the hall is located also...

History Of Shooting Stars Sports Club

Shooting Stars Football club was formed in 1963 by the then Western Nigeria Development Corporation (WNDC) with their headquarter at the location of the present ministry of education secretariat Ibadan. The football club was...

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