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The area known asMushin today was a thick forest some 800 years ago. Because of its proximity to Èkó, Traders and Hunters ply through the dense forest to get to èbúté.   In this forest, stood a very beautiful and ...

Michael Ojukwu, an officer with External Affairs, had to show his service identification card before being allowed in. A military guard who first caught sight of his name hollered for the others to come and see his catch. “You are ...

ABIOLA INVITED ABACHA TO OVERTHROW SHONEKAN IN AGREEMENT TO HANDOVER TO HIM AFTER, SDP Party Chairman says.   “I was returning from one of such trips to a prominent Emir one afternoon when I heard from my car radio Chief ...

The Oyo Empire was a large West African empire founded in approximately the 1300CE. Oyo Alaafin descended from the historical figure, Oduduwa or Olofin. Thus, an integral portion of the Yoruba nation. The ‘Yoruba’ were said to have migrated from ...

Above is a photo of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf after her release from prison in the 1980s. Ellen was Secretary of State for Finance between 1972 and 1978, then Minister of Finance between 1979 and 1980.   That same year, Samuel ...

PROPHET MOHAMMAD IS THE ORIGINATOR OF VIOLENCE IN ISLAM: A MUST READ WITH HISTORICAL ANALYSIS   Our analysis today is based on Islam and the truth is, lslam is not a peaceful religion as many Muslims claims. History must be ...

Ijebu Jesa which hitherto before now was known and called Ijebu Egboro is the ancient historic town in the east of Osun State, Nigeria occupies a strategic position in Ijesaland. In Ijesa division, it is the next most important town ...

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa receiving a Teacher’s certificate in history from University of London Institute of Education in 1945.   He returned to Nigeria as a Native Authority Education Officer. ...

Duro Ladipo, (born Dec. 18, 1931, Osogbo, Nigeria—died Mar. 11, 1978, Osogbo), Nigerian dramatist whose innovative folk operas incorporating ritual poetry and traditional rhythms performed on indigenous instruments were based on Yoruba history.   As a teacher in a church ...

HISTORY OF ILORIN — Hundreds of years ago, there was a forest called Oko-Erin, there were many elephants in this bush, that was why it is called Oko-Erin [elephant forest], only the brave and powerful hunters live in this forest. ...