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Yemi Farounbi

3 Jan
A FORMER Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, has faulted the appointment of Chief Olusola Ebiseni as the South-West Coordinator of Obi-Datti Presidential Campaign Council.
23 Sep 2022
Some prominent personalities have called on governments at all levels to put policies in place for proper care and protection of older persons.
13 Jul 2022
Yoruba elders, under the auspices of Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE) and an elder statesman, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to resign if he is tired.
2 Jun 2022
Prominent intellectuals and leaders of thought have said teaching of history must be given priority for Nigerians to know their past and exploits of past heroes in order to get things right.
21 Apr 2022
A former Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, has recommended fiscal federalism as solution to Nigeria’s structural and leadership challenges.
27 Dec 2021
Presidents Cyril Ramaphosa, Muhammadu Buhari, ex-Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan and former Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi....
29 Oct 2021
A former Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi and former Nigerian Ambassador to Moscow, Amb. Adedotun Adepoju said suspending Sudan from the African Union (AU) is not enough deterrence to the coupists.
24 Sep 2021
Yoruba leaders, under various organisations and groups, yesterday, called for unity to achieve self-determination and restructuring without bloodletting. The leaders include Wale Oshun of Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), Ambassador Yemi Farounbi of Yoruba self-determination groups, Baale Ekotedo Taiye Ayorinde of Yoruba World Assembly (YWA), the Secretary-General of Yoruba K’oya, Kola Onodipe, Mr. Seye Oyeleye of…
3 Sep 2021
A former Director of Defence Information, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Chris Olukolade (rtd), international scholar on Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Olawale Albert...
22 Aug 2021
Leaders of thoughts, eminent Nigerians and scholars have emphasised the need for Africa to collaborate and have right leadership, to enable the continent to move forward and attain development.
2 Mar 2021
A Pan-Yoruba group, The Oduduwa Assembly (TOAS), has chided President Muhammadu Buhari on his indifference to insecurity in the country, urging a peaceful transition to “Oodua nation” that will cater for all interests.
19 Nov 2020
Urges youths to actively participate in politics for better tomorrow A former Nigerian Ambassador to Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, yesterday, said that Nigeria of yesterday was better than today, adding that Nigerian youths need to participate actively in politics for our tomorrow to be better than today. He said that Nigerian government needed to look…


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Minister of State, Labour and Employment and spokesperson of All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council, Festus Keyamo (SAN) has petitioned the State Security Services (SSS), demanding the arrest and prosecution of Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate...
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On the occasion of World TB Day (WTD), today, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that plans to end tuberculosis by 2030 are under threat, as disease remains one of the world’s deadliest infectious killers.
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“This life is not fair,” said a wailing woman, as victims of the recent tragic Lagos train-bus accident at the Public Works Department (PWD) Busstop along Agege Motor Road, Lagos, were moved to a triage at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja on Thursday, March 9, 2023.
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About N3.62 billion fraud have been perpetrated through the Automated Teller Machines (ATMs); Point of Sales (PoS) machines, mobile and other electronic channels and cash as of third quarter of 2022.
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The eighth edition of the African Diaspora Investment Symposium (ADIS) opened yesterday in Silicon Valley, California, United States, with discussions bordering on engaging the networks of African Diaspora in pushing development on the continent beyond remittances.