Saturday, 21st May 2022
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3 days ago
The leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has given kudos to the presidential aspirant on the platform of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP)
15 May
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has demanded severe punishment for the killers of a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, Miss Deborah Samuel Yakubu.
11 May
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has berated Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, over his involvement in partisan politics and rush to court to seek a restraining order.
5 May
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to match his words with actions regarding various indices of governance, particularly insecurity.
28 Apr
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, advocated a “Government of National Unity” to tackle insecurity plaguing the country and “midwife a new democratic government.”
26 Apr
At a time when Northern leaders are divided over the issue of consensus Presidential candidate, leaders of Afenifere, Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) and Middle Belt Forum (MBF), Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Chief Edwin Clark and Prof. Bitrus Pogu, yesterday, accused the North of plotting to abort shifting power to the South.
20 Apr
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma, yesterday, described the call by a legal luminary, Afe Babalola, suggesting an interim administration should be set up at the end
11 Apr
The Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to translate his vow to ‘clean up the mess in Nigeria’ into reality.
28 Mar
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has condemned the assertion made by President Muhammadu Buhari at the 2022 convocation ceremony of the National Open University (NOUN) on education.
Nigeria Senate
21 Mar
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, urged the National Assembly to go beyond the surface in its desire to reconsider the proposed amendment
25 Feb
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, chided President Muhammadu Buhari over his gloating on infrastructure his administration provided for Nigerians.
Muhammadu Buhari
18 Feb
The Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has cautioned the Executive and Legislative arms of government against turning Nigeria into a perpetual debtor-nation.


1 day ago
Armed men have kidnapped an Italian couple and their child as well as a Togolese national in southeastern Mali, a local official and a Malian security source told AFP Friday.
1 day ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), joined the Muslim faithful to observe Jummah prayers, at which prayers were said for the repose of the soul of the late President of UAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
1 day ago
With seven days to go to the eighth edition of the World Athletics Elite Label Okpekpe international 10km road race, Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organisers of the historic race says this year's edition will be the biggest ever in terms of its organisation and quality of its elite cast. Race director, Zack Amodu says arrangements have…
1 day ago
President of the Senate Ahmad Lawal says his 2023 presidential ambition was conceived to enable him change the lives of Nigerians for the better.
1 day ago
A Lagos High Court on Friday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his Nigerian wife and daughter. Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile convicted Nielsen, 54, on two counts of murder brought against him by the Lagos State Government. The judge sentenced Nielsen to death by hanging on both counts. The Dane was…