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Yoruba nation

22 Feb
Embattled Yoruba Nation self-determination activist, Sunday Adeyemo (popularly called Sunday Igboho), has said the trouble facing him is beyond endorsement of politicians.
27 Jan
With less than five weeks to the 2023 general elections, the leadership of Yoruba self-determination group is still at a crossroads over their strategy and objective. Protesters, who claimed to be acting under the directives of Professor Banji Akintoye....
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…
11 Jan
The fracas in Ojota left at least one person dead, two policemen injured and some vehicles damaged, during the protest by agitators for the Yoruba nation.
10 Jan
Almost two years after a sales girl, Jumoke Oyeleke was shot dead by a member of the Nigeria Police Force in Ojota, Lagos, during a Yoruba Nation Rally, a young man was yesterday, reportedly killed in the same area.
8 Mar 2022
The Benin Republic has granted the embattled Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (a.k.a. Sunday Igboho), a conditional release...
1 Jan 2022
Yoruba leader and famous historian, Prof. Banji Akintoye, yesterday, declared that in spite of present challenges, Yoruba nation-state was close at hand
20 Dec 2021
Ilana Ọmọ Oòdúà International Youth Wing has organised a community-building programme meant to clean up cities across eight Yoruba states for Yuletide.
1 Oct 2021
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said a myriad of problems facing the country is the most challenging since the civil war. Nigeria president made the claim in his speech to mark Nigeria's 61st independence anniversary. Buhari stated that "the past eighteen months have been some of the most difficult periods in the history of…
10 Aug 2021
A coalition of Yoruba Self-determination groups has warned the Federal Government against making any attempt to arrest the renowned historian and Second Republic senator, Prof. Banji Akintoye...
9 Aug 2021
Kinsmen of the Yoruba Nation freedom fighter, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday ‘Igboho’, under the aegis of the Oke Ogun Development Consultative Forum (ODCF)
9 Aug 2021
The apex leader of the umbrella body of Yoruba Self-determination groups, Ilana Omo Oodua, Prof. Banji Akintoye, yesterday, refuted media reports that he had left Nigeria


Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State announced free and compulsory education from nursery to Junior Secondary School (JSS 3) in public schools in the state.
13 mins ago
Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been placed in Pot 2 ahead of the draw for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) revealed the pots on Thursday. Other teams also placed in Pot 2 alongside the Super Eagles are Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, Burkina, Ghana and DR Congo. This…
31 mins ago
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Barrister Nyesom Wike, has approved the revocation of 165 plots of Land in the serviced Districts of the Federal Capital City over non-development. Director of Information and Communication, in the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Muhammad Hazat Sule. The notice for the revocation as compiled by the Land…
32 mins ago
.Seeks more enlightenment from Mining Cadastre DG .Vows to eliminate illegal mining .Kaduna heavily endowed with minerals, says Nkom Kaduna State House Assembly, on Thursday, backed the federal government move to shifts focus from oils producing nation to solid minerals for sustainable and inclusive economic growth. They also called on the Director-General of the Nigeria…
33 mins ago
The Lagos State Police Command confirmed on Thursday night that the autopsy carried out on the late Afrobeats musician, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, known as Mohbad, has been concluded.