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Yoruba nation

1 Oct
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
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
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
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
6 Aug
With the recent arrest of IPOB leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and the subsequent arrest of the lead agitator for a Yoruba nation, Chief Sunday Igboho, one would have been forgiven for thinking
4 Aug
Justice Obiora Egwuatu of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted bail to 12 Sunday Igboho's associates held in its custody since July 2, 2021. Justice Egwuatu admitted the applicants to bail. The judge, who held that there is no charge against the applicants, however, admitted four of the applicant's bail in the sum…
30 Jul
It is important that one momentous outcome of the Southern Governors’ Forum in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, on Monday 5, July, was the deliberation or decision that Presidency...
29 Jul
Forty-Seven out of the 48 Yoruba Nation agitators arrested by the police during the July 3 rally in Ojota, Lagos, have regained their freedom from custody.
27 Jul
The Lagos State Police Command has charged one of the arrested Yoruba Nation protesters with the murder of a sales attendant, Jumoke Oyeleke.
26 Jul
Tajudeen Bakare, one of the arrested protesters during the Yoruba Nation rally in Lagos, has been charged with murder. Bakare, who identified himself as a chief of the Ogboni Fraternity, was charged by the police for the death of Jumoke Oyeleke, a sachet water seller killed by a stray bullet during the protest at the…
23 Jul
All eyes were on Cour De’appal De Cotonou, Benin Republic, yesterday, for the arraignment of Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, fondly called Sunday Igboho, since his arrest on Monday night.
22 Jul
A group, Africa's New Dawn, has urged Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo and Nnamdi Kanu, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader to jettison their agitation and contest for the nation's top post in 2023. Its National Coordinator Iluckukwu Chima, while announcing the group's plan to hold an awareness rally tagged "One Love, One Nation,…


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