MOWO

AcronymDefinition
MOWOMusic Of White Origin
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/ From now on I'll place bowls of colors before you / bright and clear, if I am so able, / since moments of misfortune require some harmony and beauty" (Collected Poems 216) ("Moja wierna mowo, /moze to jednak ja muszQ ciebie ratowac.
Awon jaguda oga ni won gbimo The rogues conspired po Won pinwo mowo And shared money Won se Naira 1ofo de gongo Doing incalculable harm to the Naira Won ko kaluku da sinu isa And cast everyone into a pit Awon ebora, jegudu jera gbogbo Those monsters, parasites all A ni won dori apo kodi tan Upturned state coffers (4) Ki won o to kuro nibe!
The four suspected armed robbers, Ibrahim Fasasi, Male, 25 years old; Alex Bright, Male, 27 years old; Godwin Sunday, Male, 27 years old and Abiodun Sodiq, Male, 21years old were handed over to one Mr Adeyanju Kehinde of FSARS, Mowo Base by the Customs Area Controller of Seme Customs Command, Comptroller Mohammed Uba Garba in the spirit of inter-agency cooperation.
'It is caused by diversion of water that led to erosion; it is just like the whole water in Ijebu Ode is diverted here, from areas like Okolurugba and Mowo Eleran, their water runs through Owokodoro community.
Ogundare of a Lagos High Court sitting in Badagry has given an order mandating all parties in a suit instituted by the Opesha family of Mowo village, in Badagry, to contest the stool of the Baale of Mowo title for the family, to maintain their status prior to the filing of the suit or risk facing the consequences of contemptuous action.
The Opesha family, in the motion, asked the court for an order of interlocutory injunction restraining the Olorunda Local Council Development Area by its chieftaincy committee or other agents from acting on a letter from the state government dated January 9, in respect of the Baale of Mowo stool.
They also asked for an order restraining the government and its agencies from taking any further action by way of gazetting the appointment of Dagbeyon Abidemi Kolawole Padonu in respect of the Baale of Mowo stool.
He explained that the ministry had deployed personnel from relevant agencies to provide measures that would ease traffic on the collapsed bridge at Mowo Junction, along Makwa-Jebba road for motorists within the next 72 hours.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) had on Sunday morning alerted motorists on the collapse of the bridge after Mowo Junction on the Mokwa-Jebba road, due to heavy rainfall.
THE bridge after Mowo Junction, 18km from Mokwa on Jebba highway has collapsed, the Federal Road Safety Corps has said.
Mowo Sofowora, that Oluremi alleges was having an affair with Obasanjo.
Mowo Sofowora as one of my husband's concubines, he was aghast'.