Home / News From Nigeria / Breaking News / 5++ Star General, Aare Ona Kakanfo visits U.K, pictured with Adeyinka Grandson (Photo)
aare ona kankafo

5++ Star General, Aare Ona Kakanfo visits U.K, pictured with Adeyinka Grandson (Photo)

aare ona kankafo

The 5++ star general of the Yorubaland is a very powerful seat given to the generalissimo, the war general during the old Oyo Empire. An Aare Ona Kakanfo would lead battles, fight wars, mobilise and train “soldiers” and conquer the enemies. The title of Aare Ona Kakanfo was introduced hundreds of years ago to the Yoruba land by King Ajagbo, who lead over 700 years ago. The introduction of the title was informed by the need to fortify the ancient, pre-colonial army of the old Oyo Empire which at one time could boast of over 100,000 horsemen.

Send Money To Nigeria Free

About Lolade

x

Check Also

I Left My Husband Because I Didn’t Want To Die For Love – Blessing Okoro

Popular Nigerian relationship counselor and social media personality, Blessing Okoro has revealed the reason why he quit her marriage. In a screenshot, she shared on her page, one of her fans sent a message inquiring from her if her husband stopped loving her after marriage which led to their divorce. The fan wrote, “Blessingceo, please don’t be angry, do you mean your ex-husband never loved you after marrying you because I watched your video and I saw both of you ...