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9 Dec 2021
Yoruba elders, under aegis of Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), yesterday, said Nigeria needs a President who is nationalistic in approach with proven track records of performance..
26 Oct 2021
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission, yesterday, lamented the jail-break at Oyo Town, Oyo State.
20 Oct 2021
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) has lauded Afenifere for visiting All Progressives Congress’ (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in Lagos.
29 Aug 2021
A former General Secretary of Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Chief Frank Kokori, and Secretary-General, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dr. Kunle Olajide, yesterday....
16 Aug 2021
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and Coalition of Yoruba self-determination groups, yesterday, warned the Federal Government against proscribing the Yoruba Nation agitation groups.
28 Jul 2021
There are conflicting views among the leadership of the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) over the Southern Governors Forum’s (SGF) position on devolution of powers.
10 May 2021
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), yesterday, urged the Yoruba rights activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday ‘Igboho’, to mind his utterances on leaders and men of God who are not in support of agitation for Oduduwa nation.
9 Mar 2021
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), yesterday, berated the police over the arrest of about three members of Oodua Peoples’ Congress (OPC) that effected the arrest of Fulani herdsmen warlord....
19 Nov 2020
Surprise and pain define the reactions of some eminent Southwest stakeholders to the recent meeting of a delegation of President Muhammadu Buhari, governors and traditional rulers alongside ministers from the zone.
22 Oct 2020
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.”
29 May 2020
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...
13 May 2020
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…


The Apapa Area Command of the  National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), said it seized 19,703.25 kgs of hard drugs, worth over N6 billion between January and June 20. Its Commander, Mr Ameh Inalegwu, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ) in Lagos on Saturday. He said that the command was ready to…
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At least 17 young people were found dead at a nightclub in a township in South Africa's southern city of East London on Sunday, police said. "We got a report about 17 (people) that died in a local tavern in Scenery Park which is based in East London," a provincial police chief brigadier Thembinkosi Kinana…
33 mins ago
Friendship means different things to different people. To some, it could be a person who listens attentively to their rants, a person, who lovingly cares and respects them,  and to others, it could be a person who buys their aso-ebi.  You may ask, what is aso-ebi? It originated from the Yoruba tribe. It is simply…
43 mins ago
The National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed an oil wellhead leak at Oil Mining Lease (OML) 18, operated by an indigenous operator, Eroton Exploration and Production Limited. OML 18, which produces and exports crude through the 97 kilomeiter Nembe Creek Trunkline (NCTL), is located near the corridors of the export line…
48 mins ago
The Nigerian film and television industry would be incomplete without the likes of Melvin Orji, who contribute greatly to the second biggest film industry in the world. Melvin Orji is an actor, film director/producer known for his impressive roles in numerous TV commercials and films. When he's not acting, Orji takes his time to finetune…