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“No more jazz in Yorubaland. Couldn’t they suspend the rain?” – Netizens react to video of people participating in Ojude Oba festival inside the rain



Huge reactions have trailed a video from the 2022 Ojude Oba Competition which held in Ijebu Ode, Ogun state, on Monday, July 11.

The pageant is an annual conventional occasion that brings women and men from Southwest Nigeria for a carnival-like celebration of the standard, cultural and religious accomplishments of Ijebuland.

A video from the pageant was shared on-line to provide netizens a glimpse of the way it went down, and it has garnered completely different reactions as a result of heavy downpour.


Within the video, multitudes of women and men are seen defying the rain to take part within the pageant. They had been matching and parading with a banner below the rain.

Reacting to the video, social media customers questioned why they couldn’t get a ‘rainmaker’ to cease the rain from falling pending the period of the pageant because it’s a standard perception that rainmakers can management the rain within the Southwest area of Nigeria.

Some others questioned if ‘jazz’ is not working in Yorubaland as a result of they anticipated the traditionalists to ‘maintain the rain’.

Watch the video and see some reactions under,

In different information, a Nigerian woman has on her social media web page, shared how what began out to be a joyous day become a tragic one when she returned dwelling to an unlucky incident on Sallah Day.


The younger woman had earlier within the day, gone out to a social gathering through the Sallah celebration and confirmed herself consuming ram meat joyfully.

Unknown to her, whereas she was having an excellent time having fun with the festivities, her home was being gutted by fireplace.

The younger woman recorded the second she returned dwelling to see her home being razed by fireplace. She confirmed the stays of her home and automotive which had additionally been affected by the hearth. Watch right here


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