Saturday, 4th December 2021
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2 Feb
The Baale of Ekotedo, Dr Taiwo Ayorinde, has honoured some Nigerians with chieftaincy titles for contributing towards the development of Ibadanland.
26 Oct 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC), yesterday, announced a change of its name to Ilana Omo Oodua, saying it took the decision to honour the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo and other Yoruba leaders.
23 Sep 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC) has said that everything possible would be done to ensure the liberation of the region from the current challenges of under-development and insecurity pervading the land.
17 Sep 2020
The Yoruba World Congress (YWC) is set to commence a mentorship programme aimed at guiding about 300 Yoruba youths that will put them at the centre of personal and community development.
15 Sep 2020
Akogun Tola Adeniyi is a media guru and one of the founders of Yoruba World Congress (YWC). In this interview, he spoke with MUYIWA ADEYEMI (Head, South West) on the infiltrations of politicians with intent to hijack YWC, the mission and vision of the global group, which is apolitical and why its protem leader, Prof.…
6 Sep 2020
The leadership crisis rocking the Yoruba World Congress (YWC), an umbrella body of all Yoruba socio-cultural, self-determination, and advocacy groups in Nigeria and the Diaspora...
21 Aug 2020
The Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), a socio-political group, has kicked against secession of South-West region from Nigeria.
24 May 2020
There are speculations the Yoruba World Congress (YWC) formed in August, last year, and headed by Professor Emeritus, Banji Akintoye to protect and promote Southwest interest
30 Apr 2020
An umbrella body of all self-determination groups and socio-cultural organisations of Yoruba Descent Worldwide, the Yoruba World Congress (YWC), has said that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
21 Apr 2020
The Leader of the Yoruba World Congress, Prof. Banji Akintoye, yesterday lamented that Nigeria under President Muhammadu Buhari was being run like a personal estate of a small cabal
12 Mar 2020
Yoruba World Congress is founded to address the problems and the expectations and aspirations of the Yoruba nation worldwide.
1 Mar 2020
Yoruba World Congress (YWC), led by Senator Banjo Akintoye has said Amotekun was created to defend all parts of Yorubaland to ensure peace and freedom need for productive lives


4 mins ago
Enugu State government says it has raised massive awareness on its upcoming month-long mass COVID-19 vaccination of residents from 18 years and above.
35 mins ago
Gibson Yah is all smiles after signing a professional contract with AFC Ajax.AFC Ajax have offered a professional contract to Nigerian wonderkid Gibson Yah after an outstanding string of displays in the colours of Jong Ajax. Also referred to as Ajax II or Ajax 2, Jong Ajax are the reserve team of the four-time European…
41 mins ago
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has stated that deliberate measures and investments are being undertaken to create a fully digital ecosystem in all the country’s port locations by 2025.
46 mins ago
Indigenous not-for-profit, the Policy Innovation Centre (PIC), has said behaviourally informed policies can potentially deepen the impact of social interventions in Nigeria. Launched at the 27th Nigerian Economic Summit (NES 27) in October, the PIC helps policymakers and programme implementers improve outcomes for the people of Nigeria. It is also the first national-level unit of…
56 mins ago
The Disability and Covid Second Global Town Hall Meeting in Commemoration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities took place on the 3rd of December 2021. The programme was organised by Special Needs Initiative For Growth in Partnership with Disability Support International. The theme for 2021 is "Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities…