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WARNING: Non indigenes should stay away from Ikorodu from Wednesday, traditionalists insist

Non indigenes of Ikorodu have been advised to stay away from the town tomorrow Wednesday, August 29, 2018, and Saturday, September 1, 2018, by traditionalists in the community ahead of the celebration of the Eluku festival. This warning is coming week after hundreds of residents expressed their displeasure on the curfew

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WARNING: Ikorodu traditionalists announce movement restriction over traditional festival

Weeks after the public outrage that trailed the curfew imposed on female residents in some parts of Ikorodu community, new developments have indicated that the traditionalists in Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, are not putting an end to the actions anytime soon. This is following the announcement by the traditional chiefs belonging

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Can this be real! See the 1 million Ikorodu residents marching for PVC

Hundreds of residents of Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, alongside leading traditional rulers and major stakeholders defied the heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday, June 30, 2018, to march and sensitize the community on importance of Permanent Voters Card (PVC) registration and collection. The sensitization drive which included participants from across

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JUST IN: Ambode inaugurates new Lagos Council of Obas & Chiefs

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode inaugurated the newly constituted Lagos Council of Obas and Chiefs following the expiration of the tenure of the former Council after serving for five years in line with the law. Ambode during the inauguration charged the traditional rulers to work towards ensuring peace and

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PHOTOS: Roads deserted; schools, market shut as Ikorodu traditionalists stage Oro Festival

For new visitors to the usually lively Ikorodu community, one would think a major plague struck the entire community as popular places filled with vibrant active youths and adults alike are deserted due to the ongoing Oro festival celebrated by traditional chiefs in Ikorodu. Recall that InsideMainland had earlier reported the

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ORO FESTIVAL: Ikorodu traditionalists defy Police, Oba orders; impose curfew on female residents

Following InsideMainland’s report on the curfew imposed on female residents in Ikorodu community and the joint response by the Lagos State Command and the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabir Shotobi, saying that women are allowed to move freely, InsideMainland reliably gathered that the Ikorodu traditionalists have continued with the Oro

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EXCLUSIVE: Oba, Police steps into the Ikorodu Muslims, Osugbo cult tussle

The ongoing power struggle between Ikorodu Muslims and the traditional Alawo Opa also known as Osugbo cultists group in Ikorodu community appears to be nearing its end soon. This is as a result of the recent developments after the case initially scheduled to be heard in court was suddenly asked to

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Check out the large turnout of Ikorodu residents at the opening day of Ikorodu Oga event

Ikorodu community in the Lagos Mainland area of the state was agog over the weekend as the handlers of the annual Ikorodu Oga Festival kick-started activities for the 2017 edition of the event. Residents of the gathered at the Ikorodu Town Hall on Saturday, November 11, 2017, to officially commence the

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Beware! Non – Indigenes banned from entering Ikorodu tomorrow – See details

Ahead of the celebration of the annual ‘Eluku’ festival by traditionalists in Ikorodu community, the royal family in the community has issued an advisory for non – indigents of the community. According to the statement signed by Chief Nurudeen Kuti on behalf of the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabir Shotobi, non

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LASG seeks end to kidnapping, Badoo activities

In a bid to eradicate crime and other despicable acts in the State, the Lagos State Government has again met with Obas, Baales and Chiefs from Ikorodu, Ikosi Ejinrin and environs on the spate of kidnapping and menace of Badoo cultists operating within the axis. Speaking at the meeting held at

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