Nigeria slipping into lawlessness, IYC, Afenifere, others warn
The apex Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, again warned yesterday that the country is sliding into a state of despotism.“If Nigerians do not assert constitutionalism with all peaceful and democratic means, this country might well be resting in pieces...
Afenifere berates APC chieftains proposing third term for Buhari
The apex Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has denigrated some chieftains of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for proposing third term tenure for President Muhammadu Buhari.
Jonathan bags highest degree from Clark’s varsity
- Praises Ugwuanyi’s leadership style Edwin Clark University (ECU), Kiagbodo, Delta State, at the weekend bestowed on former President Goodluck Jonathan its highest honour, D.Sc (honoris causa). The degree was awarded to the former president by the chancellor, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, during the maiden convocation of the university after the governing council found him…
Restructuring is only option for Nigeria’s survival, says Afenifere
The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has reiterated that the only option that can guarantee Nigeria’s survival today is restructuring.
Nigeria not playing its expected leadership role in Africa
Yes, there have been differences between the beginnings of the presidential system, which is understood universally and, of course, what is happening now is a peculiar case to Nigeria.
Afenifere alleges laxity in unravelling Olakunrin’s killers
Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has expressed displeasure over what it described as the lackadaisical gesture of the police in the investigation of the murder of Mrs. Olufunke Olakunrin, daughter of its leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti.
Yoruba Leadership: Stakeholders differ on election of Pa Abraham Adesanya’s successor
Many questions are begging for answers, regarding the commitment of followers of the late Premier of the Old Western Region and pioneer leader of Yoruba socio-cultural group...
Sowore: I stand with DSS
The arrest and detention of Omoyele Sowore have set off another round of debates for Nigerians. Many believe that he should have been allowed to go on with his protests since dissent and disagreements are an integral part of democracy.
Southern, Middle Belt caution Lawan, Enang on Ruga, Borno to implement policy
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has cautioned Senate President, Ahmed Lawan and former Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari...