TheNigerianVoice Online Radio Center

Culture & Tradition

Benin Traditional Council Frowns At Use Of His Roy

Sunday, January 5, 2020
The Benin Traditional Council has warned individuals and group of persons in the state against use of the name of the Benin Monarch, Omo N rsquo;Oba N rsquo;Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, without consultation and clearance from the palace. According to a statement issued on Sunday and signe ...

Former President of Sierra Leone in Obosi for Chidoka's new yam festival

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
The erstwhile Aviation Minister and former FRSC boss, Chief Osita Chidoka, Ike Obosi, paid host to national and international dignitaries in his country home, Obosi during the double celebration marking his tenth chieftaincy anniversary and his annual new yam festival. The two day well attended e ...

Trespass & Shrine Destruction: Isu-Aniocha Sues Anambra Government, Others

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
The people of Isu-Aniocha in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State have sued the State Government claiming N5 billion as general damages for allegedly trespassing on the community rsquo;s land. The land was allegedly acquired by the State Government from usurpers of the rights of Isu ...

Culture And Fanfare, As Unizik Students Celebrate 2019 Oji Ọfọr Festival

Monday, September 16, 2019
In what was clearly an exhibition of rich Igbo culture and tradition, glamour and pageantry, as the students of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka over the weekend celebrated their 2019 annual cultural festival amidst pomp and ceremony. The festival tagged Unizik Oji ?f?r Cultural Festival 2019 was ...

Adazi-Ani Youth Carnival Ends, As Stakeholders Peak Calls For Youths And Communi

Friday, September 6, 2019
It was carnival as usual in Adazi-Ani, a community in Anaocha Local Government Area Anambra state and the country home of Chief Godwin U. Okeke, owner of GUO Transport Company as the community celebrated the 2019 edition of her annual new yam festival with a youth carnival, sponsored by Dr Emeka Oke ...

Issele-Uku Kingdom Celebrates Igbu Awai

Thursday, September 5, 2019
Issele-Uku Kingdom is a perfect example of culture personified; as an offshoot community from the Great Bini Kingdom it has continued to accord high regards for the traditions and customs of the progenitors of Issele-Uku. Igbu Awai is the traditional day of eating the new yam by the titled men of ...

Issele-Uku Chieftaincy Tussle: Obi Nduka Withdraws Isagba Title From Fidelis Jig

Friday, August 30, 2019
The highly revered monarch of Issele-Uku Kingdom, HRM Agbogidi Obi Nduka (mnse) has in a well attended Izuani, withdrawn the chieftaincy title of Isagba earlier bestowed on Fidelis Jigide, adding that the decision was predicated on his belief for peace and unity of the Kingdom. Agbogidi Nduka, wh ...

Oke-aku Ezza Ezekuna: A Festival Of Love And Peace

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
The people of Ezza Ezekuna are the descendants of Ezekuna, the first son of Ekumenyi. Ezza Ezekuna people are warm and itinerant farmers and warriors who ran enviable traditional peace-keeping missions since creation. In the Bible, Ezza was mentioned as the first among other tribes that helped David ...
show more stories