Police have no right to stop rally on Amotekun, Adebanjo, Nyiam, others fume
A chieftain of Yoruba socio-cultural group Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has strongly condemned the action of the Nigerian Police and the Federal Government for having the audacity
We have evidence that Buhari rigged 2019 election - Afenifere leader
Ayo Adebanjo, a factional leader of the Pan-African Yoruba group, Afenifere, said he has evidence that Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari rigged his re-election in February. “I maintain my stand that until the Supreme Court rules that he is validly elected, I will not recognise him. We have evidence that the election was rigged, let the…
South South, South West leaders, others condemn assault on democracy
Leaders of Ohanaeze, Afenifere, Niger Delta and the North yesterday condemned the gradual slide to dictatorship and regulatory attack on democracy and its institutions under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. They particularly condemned President Buhari’s remark that national interest takes precedence over rule of law and asked him to immediately withdraw the statement. At their summit…
Furore as FG aborts southern leaders’ trip for pro-restructuring rally
For about five hours yesterday, leaders of the three major socio-cultural groups in the southern part of the country, South-South Forum, Ohanaeze Ndigbo...
Ayo Adebanjo: The face of Yoruba
If Chief Ayo Adebanjo was waiting for a day of redefining of who he is and an endorsement as leader and the war general of the Yoruba people, last Tuesday it was.
A good life
There is a relentlessness about Chief Ayo Adebanjo’s life works that makes you feel it is not about to reach a denouement. His quick wit, his compelling logic, his fearless embrace of the truth, his perception of the world through the prism created by his political....
Ayo Adebanjo at 90: Our joy, his sorrows
Attaining age 90 in a country where life expectancy is 55 years is a monumental achievement. Chief Ayo Adebanjo, the great Awoist, nationalist, patriot...
‘Nigerians must reignite the fire of agitation for restructuring’
The issue of restructuring has been resolved in 1954 after the crises following the motion for self-government by Chief Anthony Enahoro.
At National Point newspaper’s 10th anniversary, Horsfall, Adebanjo, others seek restructuring
Horsfall, a former security chief, said the country was disabled and, therefore, needed restructuring for renewal and survival as one indivisible nation.