Two Sundays ago the presidential candidate of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu did what politicians are accustomed to doing during campaign periods. He went to Akure to attend a meeting hosted by the 90-something leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti...
8 Sep 2020
A Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has described the latest invitation for memoranda by the Senate for constitution review as a ritual every four years without tangible progress, insisting that restructuring is the only way forward. The group noted that it would be sad if the country were taken through another motion without movement in the…
13 May 2020
The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has revealed how his life and future was shaped by the virtues he learnt as a student from Afenifere leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti.
26 Apr 2020
One of the suspected arrested in connection with the murder of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the leader of the Yoruba Afenifere group, Reuben Fasoranti has tested positive for coronavirus while in police custody. Ondo State governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu made the disclosure on Sunday. "We have confirmed three other cases in Ondo state. One of the…
25 Apr 2020
Four suspected killers of late Mrs Olufunke Olakunri, the daughter of Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti, were yesterday arraigned before an Akure Magistrate Court, which ordered their remand in Owo Correctional Centre.
24 Jul 2019
Ever since a daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, was murdered in cold blood by suspected herdsmen on the Ondo-Ore road, the Akure home of the nonagenarian has been a Mecca of sort for genuine mourners and pretenders who only want to get photo...
15 Jul 2019
Two foremost Yoruba leaders yesterday differed on the circumstances surrounding the death of the daughter of Pa Reuben Fasoranti, the national leader of the Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere.
14 Jul 2019
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said that the Federal Government was doing everything possible to improve the nation’s security architecture to ensure the protection of lives and property.
13 Jul 2019
Akeredolu gave the advice in Akure while speaking with newsmen during a condolence visit to the residence of Chief Reuben Fasoranti, the leader of the Pan – Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, over the death of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin.
13 Jul 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, on the death of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin. The deceased was reportedly shot Friday along the Kajola-Ore road, in Ondo State, by those the police described as armed robbers. The President, in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media…
4 Jun 2018
Things have gone haywire, the Federal Government and the nation don’t seem to have any sense of direction. There is no discipline in the country. There is corruption all over the place and nothing is being done about it seriously.
22 May 2018
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday paid a surprise visit to leaders of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere. The visit, the first of its kind to the group after 15 years of political estrangement, was to the home of the leader of the group, Pa Reuben Fasoranti in Akure yesterday ...