History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

History of Ibadan 34: The reign of Baale Orowusi, the first Ibadan Baale to impose Tax

History of Ibadan: The reign of Baale Orowusi, the first Ibadan Baale to impose Tax After returning from Ijesa was when Orowusi became the Baale, Orowusi is from Ogbagba town and the war profession brought him to Ibadan just like his colleagues. His position was not influential during the time of Oluyole, but he started […]

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History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

History of Ibadan part 32: Personality of Ogunmola and how he made better policies than his predecessors

History of Ibadan part 32:  The personality of Ogunmola and how he made better leadership policies than his predecessors To prevent Fire accidents, Ogunmola passed a law that Nobody in the dry season should set fire to cook inside their houses except for outside, even Pap makers (Eleko) were enforced not to cook under their […]

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History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

History of Ibadan part 30: The reign of Balogun Ibikunle

History of Ibadan part 30: The reign of Balogun Ibikunle This story of Olugbode will be null and void without mentioning Balogun Ibikunle. In those days, Balogun’s influence covers everywhere in the town just like that of the Baale or King (Kabiesi), at times his authority is more than that of the Baale( Village head […]

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BIAFRA PART 21 : This Was How Many Biafran Soldiers are When They Defeated The Nigerian soldiers in the first session of the war

THE NIGERIAN BIAFRA WAR PART 25: How Biafra refugees were treated

THE NIGERIAN BIAFRA WAR PART 25: How Biafra refugees were treated Enugu fell to the Nigerian army a few months after Christopher fell in battle. I fled to Umuahia with my family to stay with my sister-in-law, Elizabeth Okoli, who had moved there from Aba. Lizzy was a nurse working in Umuahia-area hospitals tending to […]

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History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

History of Ibadan part 29: Wars fought in the time of Baale Olugbode

History of Ibadan part 29: Wars fought in the time of Baale Olugbode Truly, there was no conspiracy nor crisis during the time of Baale Olugbode but Ibadan went to a lot of wars : Here are names of notable wars that were fought during the time of Baale Olugbode: Ogun Ara Ogun Koro and […]

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History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

The History of Ibadan part 24 : The Fall of Basorun Oluyole and how he died

The History of Ibadan part 24: The Fall of Basorun Oluyole and how he died When the rest of his chiefs realized they couldn’t curb the excesses of Iba Oluyole, They decided to go the spiritual way and kill him with spiritual charms and spell. After they have made this decision, they took an oath […]

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History of Ibadan Part 16 : Wars during Oluyole's reign (The first Ijaye War with Kurunmi)

The History of Ibadan part 28 : The Leadership of Ibadan Under Baale Oyesile, also known as Baale Olugbode

The History of Ibadan part 28 : The Leadership of Ibadan Under Baale Oyesile AYÉ BAÁLE oYEȘILÉ(Alias Baále Olugbode) Awon oriki Baále Olúgbode ni wonyii:-Májolàgbé Adénipò gbin kaka-ka, oko AdépoláSangósokun tii je Åàrę Ebiti kaka-ka, oko AdépoláKokokuku Olumore biti ti o gbojú kò lė på igbin A9 Baba ljàdùn Akộ nijó orån ó sunwonAtorun wá […]

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