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Name of 25 yoruba activists

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By Elemosho1 | self meida writer
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Yoruba, one of the three largest ethnic groups of Nigeria, concentrated in the southwestern part of that country. Much smaller, scattered groups live in Benin and northern Togo. The Yoruba numbered more than 20 million at the turn of the 21st century. They speak a language of the Benue-Congo branch of the Niger-Congo language family.

Name of Yoruba activist.

Moshood Abiola

Nigerian businessman

Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, also known as M. K. O. Abiola GCFR was a Nigerian businessman, publisher, and politician. He was the Aare Ona Kankafo XIV of Yorubaland and an aristocrat of the Egba clan. 

Gani Adams

Chief Ganiyu Adams, popularly known as Gani Adams (born April 30, 1970), is a Nigerian activist, politician and traditional aristocrat.

Abraham Adesanya

Nigerian Politician Chief Abraham Aderibigbe Adesanya was a Nigerian politician, lawyer, activist, welfarist, and liberal progressive. He was the son of a famous and powerful traditional healer, the late Oloye Ezekiel Adesanya, who lived between the 19th and 20th...

Toyin Agbetu

Toyin Agbetu, also known as Oluwatoyin Agbetu is a British Nigerian social rights activist, community educator and filmmaker, who founded in 2000 the Pan-African group Ligali.

Samuel Akisanya

Samuel Akisanya, (1 August 1898 – 1985) was a Nigerian trade unionist and nationalist based in Lagos, Nigeria during the colonial era, one of the founders of the Nigerian Youth Movement. He was also the Oba of Isara

Bisi Alimi

Bisi Alimi is a Nigerian gay rights activist, public speaker, blog writer and HIV/LGBT advocate who gained international attention when he became the first Nigerian to come out on television. 

José Antonio Aponte

José Antonio Aponte, often known as “Black” José Aponte, was a Cuban political activist and military officer of Yoruba origin who organized one of the most prominent slave rebellions in Cuba, the Aponte Conspiracy of 1812.

Ayodele Awojobi

Ayodele Oluwatuminu Awojobi, also known by the nicknames "Dead Easy",

"The Akoka Giant", and "Macbeth", was a Nigerian academic, author, inventor, social crusader and activist.

He was considered a scholarly genius by his teachers and peers alike. 

Muiz Banire

Muiz Adeyemi Banire SAN ph. D is a lawyer and activist who served as three-term commissioner of Lagos State, former National Legal Adviser of the All Progressive Congress. and former Chairman of the Asset Management Corporation ...

Ganiyu Akanbi Bello

Femi Falana

Gani Fawehinmi

Sunday Igboho

Fela Kuti

Ola Oni

Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim

Bunmi Olusona

Beko Ransome-Kuti

Olikoye Ransome-Kuti

Herzekiah Andrew Shanu

Ladipo Solanke

Tai Solarin

Opeoluwa Sotonwa

Omoyele Sowore

James Churchill Vaughan

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