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6 Jul
Why agitations, restiveness persist among youths, by Olubadan A group in Yorubaland, Agbekoya Warriors, has warned the Federal Government against the decision to arrest the Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as ‘Igboho’, and other persons clamouring for self-determination, saying that the agitation is legitimate under the United Nations’ Charter. The group gave…
18 Apr
After the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum given for kick-starting the process that would lead to self-determination, thousands of youths, women and Yoruba leaders, yesterday, occupied some streets in Ibadan, demanding for Oduduwa Republic.
18 Apr
Berate Reuben Abati For Describing Agitation As Treason Leaders of Southern Nigeria and Middle Belt, under the auspices of the Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-determination (NINAS), yesterday, gave another 120-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to attend to their demand of self-determination, otherwise they would begin processes of repudiating the 1999 Constitutions and assert their…
30 Mar
The Nigerian nation and its actors have been contemptuous of our desire to resolve national questions through dialogue and civilised consensus.
25 Mar
There is a sense in which we can claim now that the internal contradictions of the Nigerian state have reached the height of rude awakening. There is also some general awareness that the constitutional scaffolding upon which ....
23 Sep 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC) has said that everything possible would be done to ensure the liberation of the region from the current challenges of under-development and insecurity pervading the land.
17 Sep 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC) is set to commence a mentorship programme aimed at guiding about 300 Yoruba youths that will put them at the centre of personal and community development.
16 Sep 2020
Not many Yoruba people would have reckoned that Yoruba World Congress (YWC) that was launched in August 2019 and which elected Emeritus Professor, Banji Akintoye...
21 Aug 2020
The Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), a socio-political group, has kicked against secession of South-West region from Nigeria.
17 Aug 2020
A coalition of Yoruba groups, under the aegis of Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), has warned against use of Amotekun security outfit to achieve political gains.
24 Jul 2020
The Yoruba Summit Group, an umbrella body for all Yoruba groups, yesterday, lamented the state of the nation, and therefore, restated the need for restructuring Nigeria fiscally and structurally before the general elections.
10 Jun 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC), led by emeritus professor and leader, Banji Akintoye, has described a recent statement credited to the National President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Abdullahi Bodejo...


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