About Moremi Collection
Queen Moremi cultural and historical materials are rich in resources. This projection therefore requires a new direction of Queen Moremi legacies preservation and its transformation from its present state to global cultural environment. In the light of this aforementioned, the project serves serve as reincarnation of the 12th century historical thematic virtues of Queen Móremí Àjàsorò whose indelible and heroic legacies will continue to endure in the chronicles of both Yorùbá and world histories.
HISTORY: QMA-EYES OF GLOBAL HISTORY From time, Yorùbá history has afrmed the central role of Queen Móremí Àjàsorò as symbol of generational preservation and saviour of historical ruin. Her exploration of delivering Yorùbá people against the atrocities of perpetual invaders in 12th century historical account is multi-layered and has overturned the conceptions of boundaries, exceeded and reconstructed them into new terrains that enable the sustainability of Yorùbá people, ancient traditional and values and also incorporate emergence of new identities. However, her legacies have not been given a well-versed global coordination, attention and documentation through various mechanisms. For the past centuries, Queen Móremí Àjàsorò (QMA) legacies hasn’t been projected within the global cultural society and research world as central to the existence of Yorùbá nations globally. Her exploits, willingness to lay her life for the survival of her people, and other features are key driver and vital contributor to Yorùbá history and cultural existence. She stood against war crimes, fought against WOMAN & CHILD TRAFFICKING resisted killing and maiming of children, rape of women and the