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Ugie Ewere, Igue-Edo: A Must For Every Edo Family -Hon Samuel Ekeneza (JP)



By IKHUEBOR VIKRAM OSARUMEN

11/06/2012



Culture is one of the most dynamic and unique aspects of one’s existence and a strong binding cord that glue the society and her people together in unity. It has also over the years directed the path and way of behavior and life of the people; it also coordinates the activities of the social lives of the people.…



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A Critique On Edo Culture

A Critique On Edo Culture

 

 

A Critique On…

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PROJECTING EDO CULTURE IN DIASPORA

PROJECTING EDO CULTURE IN DIASPORA.



The above assertion has been in the mind of a large majority of Edo in Diaspora for a long time and many have discussed it on numerous occasions. Edo culture is unique and a source of pride to many and many more are putting up props to prevent it sliding even amongst Edo in Diaspora. As Albert Schweitzer said, ‘’I am proud of my colour for any who isn’t proud of his/her colour is not fit to live’’… Continue

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Benin Culture: Author Laments Drift In Preservation

Benin Culture: Author Laments Drift In Preservation

By BERNADETTE IDALU…
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EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AND CULTURE FOR THE NEW MILLENNIUM

A Keynote Speech presented at the 14th Annual Convention of Edo National Association in the Americas, Inc.

Wyndham Hotel and Resorts, Elizabeth New Jersey

September 3, 2005

  

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AND CULTURE FOR THE NEW MILLENNIUM

By

Chief Oje Aisiku, PhD

 

INTRODUCTION

          I want to thank the organizers and hosts of this years convention  the…

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"Why Edo ' African Culture?

"Why Edo ' African Culture?

With Francis U. Odupute



Culture has long stood for the way of life of people, for the sum of the learned behaviour patterns, attitudes and material things.



Culture manifests itself both in pattern of language and thought and in forms of…

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Need To Revive Our Indegenious Culture And Tradition

By AGBONZE AUGUSTA …



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Nuturing Edo Way of Life in Atlanta . USA

By Isaac I. Asemota.
Ever since the 1980s when the political malaise and the economic deprivations in Nigeria forced many of us to seek refuge as diasporans in the United States of America, we, the members of Uma Gbae N'Edo Club of Atlanta have been obsessed with one basic…
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BENIN CULTURAL HERITAGE CENTRE ON FOUNDATION LAYING CEREMONY, COUNTS GAINS.

 



 
GUARDIAN SATURDAY MAGAZINE



MAR 12, 2011



Benin Cultural Heritage Centre On Foundation Laying Ceremony, Counts Gains



TWO…
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WE ARE, BECAUSE HE WAS (must read)



WE ARE, BECAUSE HE WAS



 

BY DR IRO EWEKA

CONSULTANT PSYCHOLOGIST/PSYCHIATRIST

ASSOCIATE LECTUREROPEN UNIVERSITY, BRISTOL, U.K.

TEXT OF THE THIRD CHIEF(DR) JACOB UWADIAE EGHAREVBA…

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Sustaining Benin Culture:Palace to support group

Sustaining Benin Culture:Palace to support group

By RAYMOND OSOGBE

BENIN CITY- The Benin Monarch, Oba Erediauwa, said yesterday that the palace was willing to synergize with any person or group of…

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Edo Language and Iha Ominigbon



A Comprehensive Way to Understanding Edo Culture”



By Chief Dr. Daryl M. Peavy JD



Presented in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria June 2010 at the Conference organized on Traditional Edo Medicine, Benin City: Institute For Benin Studies,



The importance of a people’s indigenous language cannot be overstated. It is…

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(Announcement!) EDO CULTURAL FESTIVAL, KASSEL GERMANY.

DEAR EDOS WORLD WIDE,
RE: EDO CULTURAL FESTIVAL KASSEL, GERMANY
DATE: JULY 24TH, 2010.
THIS IS TO INFORM ALL EDOS WORLD-WIDE THAT THE EDO COMMUNITY OF NIGERIA, GERMANY( A CULTURAL/PHILANTHRO…
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EDOFEST: When The People Say ‘Carry Go’…

DECEMBER 24, 2014 

How can any responsive government feel the true pulse of its people over any crucial matter or concern? Go to the streets!



Skeptics may have had a run for it last week Friday, December 19, 2014, for the mammoth crowds that greeted the climax…

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Skeptic Approach To Edo Culture, Tradition and Religion. By Justus Olaye

Skeptic Approach To Edo Culture, Tradition and Religion. By Justus Olaye

 

By Justus Olaye



 

“African (Edo) Kids and most adults today have no moral values or sense of culture!” – a very common grievance of…

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Izevbokun Commends Benin Monarch For Sustaining Igue Festival

Izevbokun Commends Benin Monarch For Sustaining Igue Festival

By OGBEMUDIA JAMES



The Enogie of Evbuovbioba community in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo state, His Royal Highness (HRH), Edwin Aigbe Izevbokun has commended the Benin Monarch, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Erediauwa (CFR) for sustaining the traditional and cultural values of the great Benin Kingdom.



The…

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Rights Activist Condemns Attack On Edo Culture

JANUARY 1, 2015 9:21 AM BY ANDY EGBON 



BENIN CITY -United States-based Human Rights Activist, Mr. Frank Ekhator has condemned in its strongest terms, the attack on Edo culture by some unscrupulous religious Ministers, describing it as not only diabolic, malicious and ignorance, but ideological and fanatically driven for soul-wining and financial gratifications.

In a paper he delivered at a ceremony in Boston last Saturday, marking the celebration of Igue Festival by…

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THE WURUWURU CHRISTIANS IN BENIN.

King head



THE WURUWURU CHRISTIANS IN BENIN.

Edo Nimose wa kada,



Greetings from our MOTHERLAND in the mighty name of our ANCESTORS +++ AMEN.



Some people may think that we are crazy writing against Christianity the white man religion. No sir, we are not what you think we are. We are simply trying to protect our culture and religion. The white people made their culture… Continue

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Emulate Benin heroes, - Rev Ogbonmwan

Emulate Benin heroes, - Rev Ogbonmwan

By OSAZUWA AKONEDO





BENIN CITY - Nigerians, most especially those who aspire to lead the people have been called upon to emulate the heroes of Benin culture who at the risk of their lives stood and defended the Benin rich cultural heritage.



Speaking on Sunday at the Maiden Annual Lecture and Cultural Merit Award, organised by the Pearl Friends Club of Nigeria, Reverend Father Festus Ogbonmwan, the Parish Priest of Holy Spirit…

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Okhuaihe - A Mythical Figure In Edo Culture

Okhuaihe - A Mythical Figure In Edo Culture



 

BY MBROSE .0. EKHOSUEHI

 

Okhuaihe is a hero deity of mythical figure believed to have turned himself into a natural river of the name okhuaihe. Several of the herodeities are mythical figures of the past, most of whom are believed to have turned themselves into natural objects such as rivers,… Continue

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