Buhari, others must pay for genocide, southern leaders insist
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has condemned what it described as premeditated killing of peaceful Nigerian protesters with the “kind of force that has yet to be seen deployed against the Boko Haram insurgency by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.”
Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun, Makinde account for stewardship in 365 days
With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has negatively impacted socio-political and economic activities across the world in the last three to five months, it may not be possible to pass a critical assessment...
YCE, ARG urge vigilance over influx of almajirai to south
SOUTH-WEST socio-cultural organisations, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), have challenged the southern governors to exercise enough boldness to reject the influx of the almajirai who were moving in droves to the South following the decision of the northern governors to return them to their various states of origin across the…
Afenifere, YCE, YUF call for caution over political activities around Sanusi
Yoruba socio-cultural organisations, Afenifere, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), and Yoruba United Front (YUF) have urged political leaders and elders of Southwest geo-political zone to be wary of their involvement and meddlesomeness in the ongoing political activities....
Yoruba leaders differ on VP’s removal as economic team head
Some Yoruba leaders have expressed divergent opinions about the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to replace the Economic Management Team (EMT) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo...
Our expectations from Buhari’s second term – YCE
Dr Kunle Olajide, the Secretary-General, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure true federalism and national unity.
YCE scores Osinbajo high, flays stand on restructuring
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) has hailed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for performing creditably in office and demonstrating good leadership, but flayed his stand on restructuring of the country.