THE RISE AND FALL OF THE GREAT SOKOTO CALIPHATE

The Sokoto Caliphate was founded by an Islamic teacher Uthman Dan Fodio in the year 1804 who later became the first Sultan of Sokoto (Sarkin Muksulmi – Commander of...

THE TAPA TRIBE And WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

You might be thinking they are the unknown, but there is more to them than you thought. Here’s what you probably didn’t know about one of the greatest...

MARRIAGE RITES IN IGBOLAND

Whether it’s intimate or Owanbe, marriage is one thing that is valued in human existence. So much considerations, planning and hard work are put in place to...

COMPARE AND CONTRAST THE IFE, NOK, AND THE IGBOUKWU CULTURE

In this study, we will take a look at three different cultures in the pre-colonial era, we will be able to spot out their origin and the...

The History Of Nsukka

Nsukka community is the headquarter of Enugu-North sentorial zone. it includes all other communities that make up the old division now known as Nsukka zone. These are...

The History Of Onitsha

The history of Onitsha is said to have begun with the migration of its people from the Benin Empire towards the end of early part of the...

Who are the Egbira People?

The Ebira or Egbira people are an ethno-linguistic group of central Nigeria. Many Ebira people are from Kogi State , Kwara State ,Nasarawa State and Edo State...

Historical Background Of Kabba People

INTRODUCTION Kabba kingdom is situated in the Northern hemisphere of the equatorial forests of Nigeria; somewhere around the beginning of the Savannah region. It can be classified as...

How The People Of Ara In Ekiti Committed Mass Suicide To Avoid Enslavement

As at 1850, the town of Ara was one of the most powerful towns in Ekiti with a settlement spaning as big as that of Ijaye in...

The History Of Ibadan

Ibadan, (pronounced as E- baa- dawn) the present capital of Oyo State, is the third most populous state in Nigeria after Lagos and Kano with 3.5 million...

Biography

The Biography of Taslim Olawale Elias

Taslim Olawale Elias (11 November 1914 – 14 August 1991) was a Nigerian jurist. He was Attorney-General and Chief Justice of Nigeria and a...

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