• Owodunni Women’s Cooperative Society

    This is footage of the Owodunni Women’s Cooperative Society processing gari from cassava. It shows a form of community development as well as shows how societies prepare gari, a very common food in Ni…

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  • Yoruba Hometowns and Local Development in Nigeria Documentary

    Jim Stills narrates Lillian Trager's documentary on the community development of the Ijesa area, focusing on Iloko. It covers the Yoruba culture, the Yoruba migration, the importance of community ties…

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  • Blacksmith Interviews

    These are interviews of multiple blacksmiths in the Iloko area. They speak about their education, training, and apprenticeships. They also discuss the tools they prefer to use, the history of the tool…

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  • Makinwa Funeral

    This is video coverage of the Makinwa funeral. It includes the ceremony, a religious service, and a procession outside that is followed by dancing and food. Lillian attended the funeral of Paulina Mak…

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  • Agbo Folarin and Nigerian Artwork

    Agbo Folarin takes students and Lillian trager around the Obefemi Awolowo University campus describing artwork. He gives cultural and historical context as well as information on the artistic techniqu…

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  • Conference for Lawrence Omole birthday in Ife

    This shows a conference put in place to celebrate the founder of International Breweries in Ilesa, Lawrence Omole. They discuss grants and other ways for people to get involved in the development of s…

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  • Nigerian Dancers at Mitchell Middle School

    This includes three performances by Nigerian entertainers for Mitchell Middle school students in Racine, Wisconsin. They speak of culture and drums as well as perfom portions of a masquerade and dance…

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  • Iloko Day Celebrations

    This is video footage of the third Iloko Day. This one differs from the other celebrations because it emphasizes Iloko traditions. It is spoken in their language, and it is held in the Community Hall.

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  • Iloko Day and Mrs. Abe Chieftaincy

    This is video footage of the second Iloko Day. It shows speeches and performance that celebrate Iloko.

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  • Lawrence Omole's 80th Birthday Celebration

    This is a party for Lawrence Omole's 80th birthday. There are speeches and performances celebrating the very sucessful business man, Omole, who gave a lot of time and money to the development of Ijesa…

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  • Olashore Coronation

    This is footage of the coronation of Oba Oladele Olashore. It includes a wide range of speeches, performances, music, dancing, and food to celebrate the new Oba. The coronation of Olashore took place…

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