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11 Dec 2018
At least, seven persons were feared killed and property worth millions of naira carted away as some bandits unleashed terror on Ijora Badia community in Lagos State. Two other persons were said to have sustained injuries from the gunshot of the hoodlums during the clash, which occurred at the weekend. Dangerous weapons, which included locally-made…
3 Dec 2018
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has condoled with President Donald Trump, the people and government of United States over the passage...
2 Dec 2018
Yoruba socio-cultural organisations of Afenifere, Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) and lawmaker representing Lagos West in the National Assembly, Senator Olamilekan Solomon Adeola have mourned the death of the founder of OPC and National Chairman of Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN), Dr. Frederick Fasehun, who died yesterday morning at the age…
2 Dec 2018
The Yoruba Self-determination and Advancement Forum (YOSEDAF) has commiserated with the Yoruba nation on the demise of founder of the Yoruba Socio-cultural group, the Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr. Frederick Fasehun, who died, yesterday, in Lagos.   It was learnt that the octogenarian died at the Intensive Care Unit of Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH),…
1 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Yoruba nation over the passing of the founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr Frederick Fasehun. The President, in a condolence message by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Saturday, also condoled with the family of the medical practitioner and the…
20 Oct 2018
Professor Toyin Falola, one of Nigeria’s foremost Historians and currently the Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities...
9 Oct 2018
A Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, the O’dua People’s Congress (OPC) has commended the emergence of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general election.
12 Jul 2018
Dr. Frederick Fasehun, the founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), in this interview with Kehinde Olatunji, accused the Federal Government of circumventing democracy and asked for a change of Nigeria’s constitution. What is your general impression about the country currently? The state of security in the country is parlous. Any nation that cannot boast of…
4 Jul 2018
Founder, Odua People’s Congress (OPC), Dr. Frederick Fasehun, has asked the nation’s service chiefs to resign honourably for “competent hands” to mount the saddle. According to him, that was the noble thing to do as “they have failed in their duties to secure the lives and property of the people.”
27 Jun 2018
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, has ordered the destruction of a shrine located under the Opebi link bridge allegedly belonging to members of the Oodua Peoples’ Congress (OPC)
11 May 2018
The Ogun Police command has confirmed the death of one person in renewed clash between cult groups in Ijebu-Igbo, headquarters of Ijebu North Local Council of the state. An eyewitness account, however, stated that three people were killed in the conflict, revealing that two of the victims were slain at Ojowo section....
10 Apr 2018
Five persons have been confirmed killed, following a clash between members of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), and a cult group in Ijebu-Igbo. Eight vehicles were also destroyed in the violence, which started yesterday at noon. A policeman was also said to have died. An eyewitness told The Guardian that the fight was over an…

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