Saturday, 2nd December 2023


30 Sep
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and a former minister of education and former Nigerian Ambassador to the United States of America, Prof. Tunde Adeniran, yesterday, congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of the 63rd Independence celebration, calling on the Federal Government to work towards restructuring the Federation.
20 Jun
PAN-YORUBA socio-political organisation, Afenifere, and the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) have lauded President Bola Tinubu on steps taken, as well as appointments he has made so far in less than three weeks in office.
16 Feb
Following the allegation by the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, on Monday, that information at his disposal show that Oduduwa Nation agitators were amassing weapons and mobilising resources to disrupt the peace, security, and electoral process in the Southwest...
7 Feb
Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) has declared their full support for the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, in his quest to become the next president of Nigeria. Rising from a special executive session, yesterday, the Yoruba elders also described the effect of petrol and Naira crises across the nation as unbearable…
24 Jan
The Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, have urged political leaders to stop throwing tantrums at one another but focus on attacking issues besetting the country.
11 Jan
• Condemns timing of protest • Says more than 90% of Yoruba are fed up with Nigeria The Senior Elders Forum of the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), yesterday, frowned on the protest that took place at Ojota in Lagos, which resulted in the death of some young Nigerians. The elders, however, chided the organisers…


15 mins ago
The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) has launched a report that succinctly explained the impact of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in West Africa’s economic, social and political development.
15 mins ago
NIRSAL Plc and Polaris Bank have provided a N1 billion facility for Globetrot Farmsponsor Limited, an integrated poultry farm in Oyigbo Council of Rivers State.
15 mins ago
Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has called on Federal Government to extend the planned probe of tax waivers, grants and other insidious benefits unduly awarded to corporations by past governments to include the Export Expansion Grant (EEG) awarded to tobacco companies. 
15 mins ago
The Zion Prayer Movement Outreach (ZPMOM), led by Evangelist Chukwuebuka Anozie Obi, has announced the details for this year’s ‘Odeshi’ programme. 
22 mins ago
The United Nations has described as “worrying trend” the low participation of women in both politics and governance in the current dispensation at national and State levels in the country, especially in the last 2023 general elections.
23 mins ago
Ahead of the Conference of Party (COP28) Nigerian children has raised concern over the multiple effect of climate change with the call on government as well as global leaders to allocate more budget for climate activities to provide more sustainable solutions and resilient future.
31 mins ago
Everton have appealed against the decision to dock them 10 Premier League points for financial rule breaches, reports BBC.
32 mins ago
The Afrobeats music is currently abuzz with excitement as a new prodigy in the genre, ‘Sharlly’, a talented and dynamic new artiste, prepares to release his much-anticipated debut Extended Play (EP) on December 15.
55 mins ago
Summit University Offa, Kwara State, has announced its historic maiden combined  convocation ceremonies, which will hold from Wednesday, December 6 to Saturday, December 9, 2023.
55 mins ago
Popular kids’ channel, Nickelodeon, has unveiled a fresh brand identity paying attention to its playful history.