Saturday, 23rd September 2023


29 Aug 2022
Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, at the weekend, called for promotion of unity, tolerance and cultural values in the country, just as he cautioned Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) leaders against activities capable of dividing the group.
25 Aug 2022
A South-West socio-cultural group, Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), yesterday, urged the Federal Government and necessary stakeholders to address the rising cost of living.
4 Aug 2022
Frontline intellectual organisations, leaders and avatars in Yorubaland, yesterday, expressed divergent views on the endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Peter Obi, by the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, for the 2023 presidential election.
16 May 2022
Though it took days to come, the Northern Governors’ Forum (NGF) has condemned the killing of Deborah Samuel Yakubu, a student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State...
25 Apr 2022
The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), New Era, yesterday, cautioned the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Dr. Kayode Fayemi...
15 Mar 2022
The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has urged religious bodies across the country to start a prayer of appeasement to God over the challenges facing the country.
7 Mar 2022
Prominent members of the Oodua People's Congress, yesterday gathered at the residence of the group's late founder, Dr. Frederick
15 Feb 2022
The Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), New Era, has urged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, All Progressives Congress National Leader, Bola Tinubu, South-West governors and Yoruba monarchs to expedite action and secure...
4 Jan 2022
The Aare Ona Kankanfo of Yoruba Land and National Coordinator of Yoruba militia organisation, Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Chief Ganiyu Adams, has distanced the OPC from the Mega Accord
23 Dec 2021
At the last count on Tuesday, December 21, 12 members of the robbery gang who attacked banks and security formations last week in Egbe and Odo Ere communities in Yagba West Local Council
9 Sep 2021
The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Abiodun Adams, has faulted the approach of the Federal Government to the security challenges in the country.
4 Aug 2021
Apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, asked the Southwest not to contest the Presidency in the 2023 general elections.


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The Minister of Transportation, Sen. Saidu Alkali, has expressed disappointment over the slow pace of work on the reconstruction of the Eastern Railway Corridor by the Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) Ltd. The minister made his feelings known on Friday when he inspected the progress of work done on the reconstruction of Eastern railway…
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Hundreds of protesters rallied in Sydney on Saturday against a plan to adapt Australia's constitution to enshrine Indigenous rights, ahead of a referendum next month. The crowd gathered in the city's Hyde Park railed against the proposal, which if it passes on October 14, would give Indigenous peoples the right to be consulted on policies…
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A US congressional delegation was meeting Armenia's leaders on Saturday to express support in the wake of protests rocking the small Caucasus nation after Azerbaijan reclaimed control over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh. The US embassy said the group will meet Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and a handful of other officials "to discuss US-Armenian relations and the impact…