This site is about the Nigerian cultures seen
through the eyes of a Nigerian family - the Oloruntoba family resident
in Kwara State of Nigeria. The State is fondly called the
"State of Harmony" and the State Capital Ilorin, is the "Gateway" between the North
and the South of the country.
We offer on this site, unique insights of Nigerian
cultures in relation to her agriculture, arts, family norms, lifestyles,
folklores, geography, history, and home making. To relate these to the
different cultures around the world, we invite people and
families in other lands, who are
interested in cultural values, to visit us regularly so that we can
learn from each other. We believe that the understanding of the
way of life of peoples around the world is one good way to
preserve world peace and harmony.
on this website, much of value in the Nigerian Cultures
as you read about the Oloruntoba Family. Click the links on top to
access the various sections of the site starting with the Highlightsof
the current updates.
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contains selections of our past issues of newsletters, recipes, folklores, and
other stories. It has grown very large in size and to preserve the rich
contents that we have assembled there over the years, we decided to keep both
the main site and the archive together on this site with its generous space.
We will endeavour to
update the site as frequently as possible. After each major update, a
newsletter will be issued to indicate important changes and additions. The
Newsletter will be published here and also sent by email to all visitors whose addresses are known to
us. Direct subscribers will also get their copies by email.
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Our newsletter for this update
is Christmas 2006, Newsletter.
highlights two new articles on the fashion trends for women dress making in
Nigeria. The articles are on the use of Ankara dress materials and the the
use of black dress materials which were before "taboos". All these are
in the Arts and Culture section.
We hope you'll enjoy your visit and stay with us for an exciting and unique cultural exchange contact with
A Nigerian Family on the web.
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