Gbagyi or Gbari (plural – Agbagyi) is the name and the language of Gbagyi/Gbari ethnic group who are predominantly found in Central Nigeria Area with. Population of about 15million people. Members of the ethnic group speak two dialects. While speakers of the dialects were loosely called Gwari by both the Hausa Fulani and Europeans […]
The Federal Government is working hard to bring the culture and tourism into the mainstream of the nation’s economy, according to the minister in charge of both sectors, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. Speaking in Lagos at the weekend with journalists, the Minister of Information and Culture said the sectors were among those that have been […]
Spending all night staring at the great work of an artist by name #Oresegun #Olumide. I’ve actually never seen painting this way this much before. But please if this gets you wowed, kindly share. Please I’ve never asked for sharing of my post before. I wish this could circulate and get the artist appreciated. Not […]
The Mini-Durbar and Special Prayer Session held Monday, 25th May, 2015 at Kontagora Local Government Council in Honour of His Excellency, The Governor-Elect, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello on his victory at the polls on 11th April, 2015. Below are a few photo-shots at the event…
By Aliyu M. Hamagam, Minna Niger State Governor Babangida Aliyu has said that the unity and peaceful co-existence among the nation’s diverse ethnic groups can only be further guaranteed, if the indigene/settlers issue is eliminated. The governor, who spoke at the maiden edition of Gbagyi international cultural heritage competition in Minna, added that most […]
Olumo rock, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Nigeria, West Africa, sits in the ancient city center of Abeokuta – a name which means “Under the rock”. Abeokuta was originally inhabited by the Egba people who found refuge at the Olumo rock during inter-tribal wars in the 19th century. The rock provided sanctuary […]
Yoruba people everywhere love to celebrate milestones like births, weddings and funerals, significant transitions. Osun Osogbo Festival is a major communal high point internationally famous for its vibrancy, crowd attraction and visitors from across the globe. OOfest (Osunfest) is the brand name of Osun Osogbo Festival.