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Advice from a Gambian Mum

Some mums in the YorubaMums Facebook group have joined me in a challenge where we speak, or better yet, try to speak ONLY Yoruba to our children. No English, just Yoruba! The challenge started about 2 weeks ago and it has been hard. From…

E wa jeun - Come and Eat

Showing good hospitality towards our visitors and also (especially) strangers is a Yoruba man/woman's hallmark.


Today, I’ll like to discuss something & it is to do with this matter of names. Our children’s names in particular...

Welcome to YorubaMums Blog

Our aim is to help Yoruba Mums (either by birth or marriage) as we try to preserve...