Tag: greetings

GREETINGS ON CERTAIN OCCASIONS Our discussion on greetings in Yoruba will lead us to a consideration of certain greetings that are used for certain periods, seasons, or specific occasions. These include greetings during festivities; naming ceremonies, house-warming, graduation ceremonies; seasons;…

GREETINGS – PART II Greetings in Yoruba land is not limited to morning alone. It takes place at other periods of the day, week, month or year. Please find below example of exchange of greetings between a child and an…

GREETINGS – I In Nigeria, there are different cultures among the different tribes, like it obtains all over the world. This post is on the culture of greetings in Yoruba.  In the weeks to come we shall examine greetings in…