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9ja Life Guide

Oriki Ijesha – Oriki Omo Ilesa

Oriki (re mi do) or Eulogy is a form of praise poetry in Yoruba culture, often used to celebrate individuals, families, or communities. Oriki typically includes references to the person’s lineage, achievements, and characteristics. Ijesha is a sub-ethnic group of the Yoruba people in Nigeria. Ilesa is the main town and the historical-cultural capital of […]

Things to Know About Ilesa

About ilesa

Ilesa, a vibrant and peaceful city strategically located in the State of Osun, often called Ipinle Omoluabi or State of the Living Spring. The name “Ilesa” is of Yoruba origin, and its meaning is “Ile ti a sa” translated in English as the land that we choose. It’s an important town in Nigeria because it […]