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News Benin » Culture: Skye Bank surprises promo winners with huge cash rewards

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/skye-bank-surprises-promo-winners-huge-cash-rewards/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The Obazelu of Benin Kingdom, Chief Osaro Idah, who praised the efforts of the bank for encouraging savings culture in Nigeria and for giving equal opportunities to customers to get a chance to win in the on-going Reach for the Skye millionaire reward ...

News Benin » Culture: Human trafficking: NAPTIP tells Oba of Benin what to do to Juju priests

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/19/human-trafficking-naptip-tells-oba-benin-juju-priests/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, has pleaded with the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II ... of the traditional institution apart from upholding the culture and tradition of the land was to protect and defend the people ...

News Benin » Culture: A Walk Around a Nightlife Graveyard with Benin City

News channel or source: https://noisey.vice.com/en_uk/article/437x7g/benin-city-final-form-premiere-last-night-interview-2018
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Not Benin City. Idehen and Dorsett took me – a former editor of a nightlife and club culture website during that tumultuous time when it looked like all hope was lost and London would turn into a branch of Clas Ohlson – to a few former venues that have ...

News Benin » Culture: How Nigeria's Millennial Priestess Is Revitalizing Spirituality

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/provocateurs/how-nigerias-millennial-priestess-is-revitalizing-spirituality/83619
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

which are indigenous to the Yoruba people of Nigeria and adjoining parts of Togo and Benin. “When you see her in person, she is this tiny presence,” says journalist and culture historian Molara Wood. “She is not this image of an intimidating ...

News Benin » Culture: Gallery: 'Black Panther' Filmgoers Display Pride Over a Cultural Turning Point

News channel or source: http://www.deadlinedetroit.com/articles/19346/gallery_black_panther_filmgoers_display_pride_over_a_cultural_turning_point
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

"Lineage: Benin and Togo," posts Shawntay Dalon ... film -- so much rich wisdom and power. . . . And the fact that this set heights for the African culture and roots is history." Her photo at right and all but two of those below are by William L.

News Benin » Culture: Nigeria Demands Unconditional Return of Looted Artefacts - a Season of Miracles?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802090475.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

We would expect this change to be followed by formal letters from the Nigerian Foreign Minister or the Minister of Culture, to governments and museums holding illegally, Nigerian artefacts, including the Benin Bronzes. One cannot expect governments and ...

News Benin » Culture: NAPTIP urges Oba of Benin to stop juju priests from administering oaths on victims

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/81663/naptip-urges-oba-benin-juju-priests-administering-oaths-victims
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has appealed to the Oba of Benin, Ewuare II ... of the traditional institution apart from upholding the culture and tradition of the land was to protect and defend the people that they ...

News Benin » Culture: NAPTIP drags juju priests to Oba of Benin over human trafficking

News channel or source: https://www.ripplesnigeria.com/naptip-drags-juju-priests-oba-benin-human-trafficking/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Director-General of NAPTIP, Julie Okah-Donli made the petition during an advocacy visit to the Benin traditional institution where ... of the traditional institution apart from upholding the culture and tradition of the land is to protect and defend ...

News Benin » Culture: BBC starts Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria

News channel or source: http://citifmonline.com/2018/02/19/bbc-starts-igbo-yoruba-services-nigeria/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Igbo is primarily spoken in south-east Nigeria and Yoruba in the south-west, as well as in Benin and Togo. The new services are ... in 1967 The caffeine-rich kola nut is all important in Igbo culture – always offered to welcome guests A famous proverb ...

News Benin » Culture: “Black Panther” Forces Africans And Black Americans To Reconcile The Past

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/koviebiakolo/black-panther-is-for-everybody-black
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

However, it cannot be taken for granted that Black Panther, like much of the popular culture in the African diaspora ... in what is now the Republic of Benin — the historical connection to specific African history is sparse. Interestingly, features ...