Last year, the Yoruba culture took center stage as Laolu Senbanjo’s artwork was seen in Beyonce’s Lemonade and inspired a whole new dialogue about the Yoruba pantheon from Brooklyn to Cuba to Istanbul. The Yoruba-Cuban twin duo Ibeyi also took over our timelines with their
The recently coronated Ooni of Ife is wasting no time in his philanthropic efforts. He's employing the youth, supporting widows, sponsoring medical procedures for the poor and much more.
Among the many traditional rulers within the most populous black country in the world, Nigeria, the Ooni of Ife stands out as a central icon of the Yoruba national group. The Yoruba people are just one of the many diverse groups housed within the multi-ethnic, multi-national,