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Decoding Yoruba: Episode 2 (Fola Abiala)

  A new episode of Decoding Yoruba is now up on our Youtube channel! The series explores Yoruba identity and the language through the eyes of young Yoruba professionals living in the Diaspora and teaches about the language and the people that make up this culture that we are so proud of. In the second episode, […]

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Yoruba Cartoons: “Alo”

We are very impressed with the newest Yoruba cartoons produced by Golden Effects Studios, the “Alo” series by Kunle Afolayan. Great lessons for the young ones, or for anyone learning Yoruba. Yorubas are very diplomatic and love to speak in riddles. This series helps you to add a few such riddles to your repertoire, but […]

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Naija Muzik Lyrics (Yoruba): Today Today – eLDee

  INTRO: (Cheering noises) eLD-e-e-e-e-e-e-e B-b-beat. by. Sarz. CHORUS: Today Today You’ve become my Wifey Today Today O ma ba mi lole (You will come home with me) Today Today We are one forever Today Today Today Today VERSE 1: This time yesterday, You were still at home with Mummy and Daddy This time yesterday, I was just a boyfriend, Number […]

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Yoruba Traditional Marriage Ceremony: A Step by Step Account

  Today, we are talking weddings. That union between two people from different backgrounds and orientations coming together in love to build a home and choose to become one. Universally, a wedding is one of the most important events in one’s life. In Africa, marriages are seen as a union not between two people, but […]