Wednesday, 31st May 2023


26 Jul 2019
Mrs. Funke Olakunri, the daughter of Afenifere leader Baba Reuben Fasoranti, who was killed, murdered, a few days ago allegedly by Fulani herdsmen along Ore-Benin Road...
26 Jul 2019
Yoruba leaders have warned that, if not nipped in the bud, the dispute between former governor of Ogun State, Chief Segun Osoba, and Senator Femi Okunrounmu...
25 Jul 2019
The leaders of Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, yesterday ordered killer Fulani herdsmen to vacate the southwest or face consequences. The group disclosed at a press briefing in Lagos that failure by the herdsmen to heed the advice could result in a confrontation with the Yoruba people.
16 Jul 2019
To many Nigerian leaders across different parts of the country, former President Olusegun Obasanjo spoke their minds yesterday. They agreed with the ex-president’s dire warning in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari that the country is on a precipice and war can only be staved off if urgent steps were taken to stem the raging tide of insecurity.
14 Jul 2019
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said that the Federal Government was doing everything possible to improve the nation’s security architecture to ensure the protection of lives and property.
14 Jul 2019
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has condemned and distance itself from the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti.
14 Jul 2019
Gloom! Absolute state of depression and despondency! This was the atmosphere, yesterday, at the residence of nonagenarian and Afenifere patriarch, Pa Reuben Fasoranti...
13 Jul 2019
Following the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere Chairman, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, by persons suspected to be herdsmen in Ondo State, yesterday, a youth group, Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA), while expressing shock over the incident, has given Miyetti Allah a three-day ultimatum to fish out the perpetrators of the nefarious act.
8 Jul 2019
I feel elated that the Almighty God kept my life till now because I had major medical challenges few years ago that could have ended my life.
3 Jul 2019
In obvious response to the state of insecurity in the country, different regional, socio-cultural and ethnic groups have held and are holding meetings on how to reduce the level of tension, fear and insecurity that is plaguing the polity.
30 Jun 2019
On Tuesday June 25, state governors of the Southwest took what looked like a practical step to solving the pervasive insecurity, which is now buffeting the region when they made a strong case for the establishment....
27 Jun 2019
The recent visit by Pa Ayo Fasanmi-led Afenifere to the Presidency could pass as an attempt by the Southwest leaders to avert a repeat of failed ‘Change’ agenda and ensure that President Muhammadu Buhari does not blow it the second time.


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Two senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senators Mathew Urhogide and Ayo Akinyelure have officially tendered their resignation to the party. The notice of the two senators' resignation was contained in two separate letters addressed to the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan during Wednesday’s plenary session. The letters were read by the Deputy President of…
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Gov. Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, approved the appointment of Prof. Olawale Olakulehin as the acting Chief Medical Director (CMD) of LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso.
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Ending months of uncertainty, Zimbabwe on Wednesday set the date for presidential elections, renewing the prospect of a battle between iron-fisted incumbent Emmerson Mnangagwa and opposition hopeful Nelson Chamisa
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President Bola Tinubu is currently holding a closed door meeting with the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The agenda of the meeting could not be ascertained, but it is believed that it is not unconnected with the recent situation at the Lagos office of…