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Ipesi Drums

Happy Urelu Festival in Ijero-Ekiti

The Urelu Festival marks the bringing down of the Ipesi Drums, it’s a night which preludes to the main Ijero Ogun Festival. The descending of the Ipesi Drums is a...

Femi Alufa

1983: A Memoir of Childhood

A drive and will to succeed at times came from a supportive family. Throughout my childhood days, it was my parents, teachers and mentors who encouraged and motivated me...

Ajero in Council Endorse Ekiti Peace Day



Protest Persist Amidst Cultural Festivities at Ijero-Ekiti

The Ogun Festival enters the fifth day on Wednesday, August 18 and in the midst of the crowd our reporter on the streets of the Ijero metropolis, Ekiti state southwest...

Chief Oyebanjo, Community Leader and Grassroots Politician Departs

Chief Femi Oyebanjo, a community leader in Okeoro-Ekiti and one of the key political figures in the Ijero Local Government Area of Ekiti State since the second republic...

Birthday Tribute to Oba Adebayo Adewole

HRM Oba Joseph Adebayo Adewole, Arojojoye II, The Owa Ajero of the Ijero Kingdom who started his reigns in December 1991 has achieved a lot of great success on the...

Ijero-ekiti

Ijero – The Conservatory of Ajero

Ijero kingdom was born at a place called Ita-Ajero in Ile-Ife (The source of the Yoruba people). Ijero has its root meaning from the Yoruba word “Ajoro” which means:...