Culture: Abdul’s GBAGYI PEOPLE THE NATION PRIDE: IF THEY ARE NOT AWARE, LET THEM KNOW NOW.

History have it that “THE KABULU MUSICAL GROUP” won for Nigeria her only medal at, All Africa Cultural Festival held in Algiers in 1969. Because of that, a commemorative postage stamp of ten kobo denomination was in use bearing their picture. It is to be remembered if forgotten by Nigerians, how the Gbagyi dressings drew […]

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CONGRATULATIONS: TPL. DANBABA UMAR IDRIS ERENA AS CONFIRM WITH TRADITIONAL TITLE BARDEN YARIMA ERENA

Alhamdullilah, Glory be to Almighty Allah. I TPL. Danbaba Umar Idris Erena unbehalf of my family and the the entire family of Mamman Agwagwa Erena, wish to thank his Magesty the village Head of Erena ALHAJI MUHAMMADU ABDULLAHI ERENA who found me Worthy and Confirm on the traditional title of BARDEN YARIMA ERENA on the […]

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Int’l Youth Day: Ooni wants Big Brother Naija show replaced

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has called for the replacement of the Big Brother Naija show with better show that will boost the strength of Nigerians  youths. Ooni Ogunwusi, made the call when he played host to scores of Nigerian youths from all parts of the country under the aegis of […]

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A 77 YEARS OLD MAN ALH. YUSUF ABUBAKAR JUST APPLIED TO LEARN NUPE LANGUAGE’S DIPLOMA PROGRAM. HE SAID NO BARRIER OF AGE IN LEARNING AS SUCH HE CAME TO FULFILL HIS HEART DESIRE.

Alh. Yusuf Abubakar hails from Bida, Niger State. He studied Business Administration at his first Degree level. He also went for several professional courses in addition to his life time qualifications. Alhaji Yusuf explained to ILLEC management why he registered to learn Nupe Language saying that even at his youthful age, he loved writing in […]

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‘As Etsu Yahaya Abubakar Confers on me WAKILIN AREWA NUPE’. :by Abdulrahmsn Hussaini

The Etsu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji (Dr) Yahaya Abubakar, CFR, last week, conferred the Traditional Tittle of WAKILIN AREWA NUPE (DANIYAN) on me. The official presentation of the title from Etsu Nupe to Shaba Nupe to Kpotun Nupe and then to me will IN SHAA ALLAH hold on Saturday, […]

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UK to assist Nigeria in retrieving stolen Ife Bronze Head with Belgian

By Rotimi Ijikanmi The United Kingdom has offered to assist Nigeria in retrieving the Ife Bronze Head, an antiquity stolen at National museum, Jos in 1987 and found with a Belgian collector in London, about thirty years after. The British Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism, Helen Whately, NP made the pledge on Thursday in […]

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Calabar Carnival: Animals have become more human – Governor Ayade

The Governor of Cross River, Ben Ayade, has declared Calabar Carnival open. Ayade said he chose to address the people on the basis of humanity. Speaking at the official opening of the 2019 Calabar street carnival on Saturday, Ayade said God created man for the beauty of the world, but man has degenerated so much […]

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Akpata descendants launch book on family

A renowned dentist and academic, Prof. Enosakhare Samuel Akpata, has written a book on the genealogy of the Akpata family of Benin Kingdom. The book, titled ‘Our Family Tree, Five Generations of Akpata Descendants’, and published by Narrative Landscape Press, details the origin and accomplishments of the Akpata descendants, while also touching briefly on the […]

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Annang Festival of Arts and Culture 2019 holds on December 20

With a mission to preserve the Anaañ history, language and culture and to promote our cultural heritage, promote and market Anaañ language, industry, arts and crafts including advancing the appreciation and understanding of Anaañ artistic production, and scholarship, through a yearly cultural event, tagged Annang Festival of Arts and Culture (AFAC), in partnership with other […]

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