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SOCIETY

Arrest Of Bandits With AK-47 By Sagamu Youth & OPC At Lufape Is What Is Expected Of Our Youths

Shagamu youths and OPC stormed a bandit camp at Lufape Village at Shagamu interchange, Lagos Ibadan Express Way. All the bandits were successfully arrested and their weapons recovered. Watch the video here. This is what is expected of our youths, they should defend their land and not join the kidnapping business.

  1 month ago ago
Arrest Of Bandits With AK-47 By Sagamu Youth & OPC At Lufape Is What Is Expected Of Our Youths

SOCIETY

[OPINION] Nabbing Of 4 Suspected Kidnappers: OPC Did The Right Thing By Not Allowing Angry Mob Rule

Four kidnappers were apprehended with sophisticated weapons by Gani Adams' led Oodua People's Congress (OPC) in Abeokuta. They were apprehended at Rounder Igbo ora road. The successful nabbing of these kidnappers sparked mixed reactions online, with some acknowledge the efforts of Gani Adams in securing South West, Nigeria from criminals, others opined that they should resort to jungle justice instead of speaking about their success online.

  1 month ago ago
[OPINION] Nabbing Of 4 Suspected Kidnappers: OPC Did The Right Thing By Not Allowing Angry Mob Rule

SOCIETY

Insecurity in South East: Why Biafra Youths Should Emulate Yoruba Youths to Defeat Bandits

Insecurity in South Eastern Nigeria has called for sober reflection. The weekly statistics of crime rate perpetrated by Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and unknown gunmen in the region called for urgent attention. No doubt, the region is still mourning the murder of husband of late Prof. Dora Akunyili, Dr. Chike Akunyili who was killed by unknown gunmen few days ago in Idemili Local Government Area of Anambra State.

  1 month ago ago
Insecurity in South East: Why Biafra Youths Should Emulate Yoruba Youths to Defeat Bandits

POLITICS

OPC Reacts to Fani-Kayode's Defection, Reveals Gani Adam's Prediction Ahead of 2023

The O'odua Peoples Congress (OPC) has reacted to the defection of former aviation minister Femi Fani-Kayode to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying the Yoruba nation should be ready to see many betrayers in the coming days. The Yoruba group in a statement sent to online news media by its publicity secretary, Yinka Oguntimehin, said Fani-Kayode's defection was never a surprise because "he had been romancing with" APC stalwarts all over the country.

  2 months ago ago
OPC Reacts to Fani-Kayode's Defection, Reveals Gani Adam's Prediction Ahead of 2023

SOCIETY

"When Indigenes Have A Problem With The Fulani, Police Would Say Our People Were At Fault" - Ramon

In an exclusive with a Punch reporter Olufemi Olaniyi, a 39-year-old OPC vigilante Ramon that was part of the group that arrested Wakili a Fulani warlord has recounted his experiences in Orison beige they were released. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Ramon and three other vigilantes invaded Wakili's residence, arrested him and handed him over to the Police officers in Igboora because of his activities in Ibarapa that they believed is sinister.

  4 months ago ago

RELIGION

I Am An Apostle In My Church Because I Was Born Into A Christian Background- Gani Adams (Video)

Gani Adams In a recent video that was shared on the internet by BBC News Yoruba, the national leader of the OPC, and the Yoruba generalissimo, Iba Gani Adams, have made it clear that being a Yoruba leader in the traditional line does not mean he should deny his membership as a Christian.

  4 months ago ago
I Am An Apostle In My Church Because I Was Born Into A Christian Background- Gani Adams (Video)

SOCIETY

"Wakili's Son Told Us They Will Wipe Out All The Yorubas In Ibarapa"-Freed OPC Operatives

The three OPC Operatives who arrested Iskilu Wakili said that one of Wakili's son told them that the plan of Wakili is to wipe out all the Yorubas in Ibarapa area of Oyo state. According to BBC News Yoruba, Hazzan Raman, Dauda Kazeem and Awodele Adedigba while speaking said Wakili son told them that they will never forget all what the Yoruba people did to them and they will avenge.

  5 months ago ago

POLITICS

"Adams Of OPC And Ralph Uwazurike Of MASSOB Disturbed Obasanjo, Now It Is Kanu And Igboho"- Sani

The Nigerian political terrain is indeed a peculiar one. Usually, different administrations often face different man-made challenges. While President Obasanjo was in power, he had the likes of Ganiyu Adams of OPC and Ralph Uwazurike of MASSOB to contend with. Today, the Buhari-led federal government is battling two activists, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and Chief Sunday Igboho.

  4 months ago ago

SOCIETY

How 6 OPC members landed themselves into trouble, while fighting for the interest of the association

In a painful news that was posted this morning, it was made known that six members of the Oodua Peoples Congress in Lagos State, have landed themselves into trouble, after they killed one of their former members while fighting for the interest of the association. Information that was gotten revealed it that the slain person, whose name was given as Wasiu Ogunnaike, was already a member of Eiye Confraternity but, OPC members didn't know this, as Wasiu later joined OPC.

  4 months ago ago
How 6 OPC members landed themselves into trouble, while fighting for the interest of the association

SOCIETY

AK 47 Rifle Cut My Finger, Waheed Ariku Revealed How He Nabs Suspected Thief In Ibadan

Mr Waheed Arikuyeri popularly called Waheed Ariku has narrated how he lost his index finger while dragging AK 47 rifle with robbers who came to his house in Lagelu Local Government Area of Oyo State. Mr. Ariku disclosed this while revealing at the premises of Agidigbo FM how he nabbed suspected thief who took money from a woman's bag at busiest Iwo road, Ibadan.

  4 months ago ago
AK 47 Rifle Cut My Finger, Waheed Ariku Revealed How He Nabs Suspected Thief In Ibadan

JUSTICE

Video: OPC members who arrested Iskilu Wakili talk about their experience in prison

Few days after their release from prison, theThree OPC members who arrested the alleged kidnapper Iskilu Wakilu talked about their experience while in prison and how their source of livelihood have suffered setback while in prison. While speaking about their prison experience, one of the OPC members said that they were beaten while in detention, he explained that the beating was so much that he couldn't walk for more than two days.

  5 months ago ago
Video: OPC members who arrested Iskilu Wakili talk about their experience in prison

MILITARY

Banditry: Reasons Why Sheikh Gumi Might Not Be A Spy As Speculated By Oodua Peoples Congress

The Oyo State Chapter of the Oodua Peoples Congress is speculating that Sheikh Ahmed Gumi might be a spy for bandits. The coordinator of OPC in Oyo State, Rotimi Olumo has warned the Islamic cleric against visiting any part of the southwestern region. Recall that Gumi visited Igboho town a few weeks back which sparked reactions amongst Nigerians.

  2 months ago ago
Banditry: Reasons Why Sheikh Gumi Might Not Be A Spy As Speculated By Oodua Peoples Congress

POLITICS

Gumi Is A Security Threat To South West – OPC Says

The Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), under the leader­ship of Iba Gani Adams, the Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, has said that Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Gumi is a threat to the Southwest region. The OPC made reference to the recent visit of the cleric to Igboho, a Yoru­ba town, in Oyo North, Oyo State.

  2 months ago ago
Gumi Is A Security Threat To South West – OPC Says

SOCIETY

Opinion: If I were Wasiu, I would have given OPC members their clothes

Epe Area Photo Credit: Punch According to a news that was posted this morning, it was made known that some members of Oodua Peoples Congress in the Epe area of Lagos State, trailed one of their former members to his residence and stabbed him to death due to the misunderstanding that happened between them.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: If I were Wasiu, I would have given OPC members their clothes

SOCIETY

Notorious Cultist Arrested In Epe; Residents Rejoice

SOURCE: PEOPLES GAZETTE The Odua People's Congress (OPC) detained a suspected infamous cult leader, Qudus Balogun, on Wednesday in the Ita-Opo region of Epe, Lagos State. Residents in Epe were relieved to learn that the accused cultist, known as "Ewe," had been handed over to authorities.

  3 months ago ago
Notorious Cultist Arrested In Epe; Residents Rejoice

POLITICS

Yoruba Nation: 'Buhari has to choose between self-determination and regional autonomy' - Gani Adams

Leader of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) and the Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams has said that as far as the freedom of the SouthWest is concerned, there are only two options available for President Muhammadu Buhari to choose from. According to him, the president must choose between self-determination or regional government for the Yoruba people.

  3 months ago ago
Yoruba Nation: 'Buhari has to choose between self-determination and regional autonomy' - Gani Adams

JUSTICE

Clamping down on agitators can fuel national crisis —OPC.

The Oodua Peoples Congress has warned the Federal Government against cracking down on self-determination activists, claiming that doing so could lead to a national crisis. The OPC announced this in a statement issued by its Publicity Secretary, Barrister Yinka Oguntimehin, weeks after agents of the Department of State Security raided the home of Yoruba rights activist Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, killing two people.

  4 months ago ago
Clamping down on agitators can fuel national crisis —OPC.

SOCIETY

Over the past two years ₦3 billion has been taken from Yorubas and 200 people have died - Gani Adams

Yoruba OPC President Iba Gani Adams has said that at least N3 billion has been paid, to kidnappers in western Nigeria over the past two years. He added that about a dozen people had been abducted in the past two years, the statement was made by President Ona Kakanfo at a Yoruba gender conference in Abeokuta.

  3 months ago ago
Over the past two years ₦3 billion has been taken from Yorubas and 200 people have died - Gani Adams

SOCIETY

As police, hunters, and the OPC liberate Osun abducted travelers, a rescuer is slain.

An interagency team of security personnel on Tuesday freed four travellers who had been kidnapped by gunmen in the Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State's Imesi-Ile and Esa-odo communities. A member of the rescue squad, on the other hand, was killed, and one of those who were recovered was injured by a gunshot during the confrontation between the abductors and security personnel.

  4 months ago ago
As police, hunters, and the OPC liberate Osun abducted travelers, a rescuer is slain.

JUSTICE

Video: 'We Are Not Ready To Stop Fighting' - Freed OPC Members Vows

Days after they were released from detention for arson and attempted murder, the 3 Oodua People's Congress members who arrested Iskilu Wakili has come out to say that they are not ready to stop fighting. One of the men posit that they are ready to fight anyone who wants to oppress or kill them and they are not ready to back down.

  5 months ago ago
Video: 'We Are Not Ready To Stop Fighting' - Freed OPC Members Vows