Prominent Nigerian activist and pro democracy activist Dr Joe Odumakin has buried her husband Yinka Odumakin who sadly passed away earlier in the month after a brief illness.The popular Afenifere leader Yinka Odumakin's Death had shocked Nigerians and had left his window distraught.Recall that Joe Odumakin had made it clear when her husband died that a part of her has been taken away by Yinka.
Yinka Odumakin Buried.The remains of late Yoruba Activist, Yinka Odumakin was on Saturday laid to mother Earth.Yinka Odumakin was buried in his hometown, Moro, Ife north local government area of Osun state.Dignitaries from all walks of life were present at Origbo Anglican grammar school playing field to give their last respects to the late Activist.
Yinka Odumakin was a Nigerian human rights activist and politician.Until his death, he was the national publicity secretary of Afenifere, a Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group.Here are more highlighted details about him.Full Name.Yinka Odumakin.Date of Birth.10th December, 1966.
During the tribute ceremony held in honour of late Yinka Odumakin, Ayo Adebanjo who's now the new Acting National Leader of Afenifere, used the opportunity to respond to Garba Shehu's statement where he claimed that all those agitating for a break-up are doing so to bully Buhari into giving them money.
Two issues that have constantly been generating reactions from Nigerians in recent times are the issues of insecurity and self determination by some separatists agitators.Addresing both issues before journalists at the burial ceremony of the late Yinka Odumakin, the spokesman of Afenifere; Comrade Amitolu Shittu, the Director-General (DG) of Amotekun, the regional security outfit in the southwest has said that they are for one Nigeria in spite of the call for a sovereign Yoruba nation by some separatists agitators in the southwest.
Today is Saturday being the 24th of April 2021 and a popularly known news page, 'The Nation Nigeria' has taken to its official Twitter page as it discloses that Afenifere leader Pa Ayo Adebanjo has allegedly mourned the spokesman of the Pan-Yoruba organization, Yinka Odumakin who was laid to rest today.
Late Yinka Odumakin, is a great hero of the people, a human right activist and a great media personality whose impact can never be forgotten in the political sphere of Nigeria, he's gone to the afterlife and this is the befiting burial given in honour of his memory, the programme was well attended by people that matters in the society, alongside the family and friends is the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo Olu paying his last respect to the great son of Oduduwa.
The Campaign for Democratic (CD), a civil society organization that advocate for greater democracy, has handed down a six-month ultimatum to the President of Nigeria, president Buhari to resolve the ongoing security and socio-economic crises in the Nation or resign as President.This was contained in a communique issued and jointly signed by Deacon Bayo Oguntuase and Pastor Ifeanyi Odili, deputy president and national general Secretary of the group respectively.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has requested government officials and individuals from the Civil Society Organizations, to maintain the heritage and battle of the late Yinka Odumakin, previous National Publicity Secretary of container Yoruba socio-social association, Afenifere.The lead representative expressed this on Thursday while talking at the lying-in-state, day of recognitions and administration of melodies as parts of the burial service customs for the late basic liberties lobbyist, Governor Sanwo-Olu encouraged 'friends on the same page's not to unexpectedly end what Yinka Odumakin accepted, stood and worked for during his lifetime.
Families, friends and colleagues gathered on Thursday to say good bye to Nigeria human rights activist, Yinka Odumakin who died.The spokesperson of Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere Yinka Odumakin died last month after battle with sickness.The lying-in-state which marks the activities of his burial began yesterday in Lagos State South West Nigeria.
Husband in the lives of their wives is like that of Zeeworld, extraordinary every day.what if death takes an extraordinary man away, the life of the wife become incomplete, no wife deserve to bury her husband but fate has proven itself.People became sober when they heard the news concerning the death of a Nigerian politician Peter Yinka Odumakin on the 3rd of April.
Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin, Yinka Odumakin's wife, has volunteered to assist in the transport of her late husband's body.BBC Yoruba posted the touching images to their checked Facebook page this evening.Many people have commented on the latest post praising the late comrade's beautiful wife for her courage and gallantry.
The Government of osun, under the Adminstration of Governor Gboyega Oyetola received the Late of Yinka Odumakin Corpse, the delegation led by the Chief of Staff to Governor Adegboyega Oyetola, Dr. Charles Akinola, receiving the late Yinka Odumakin's corpse at Government House in Osogbo This is impressive, kodus to osun Statement Government.
Yinka Odumakin's wife, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin has joined others to help carry the corpse of her late husband.The emotional photos was shared by BBC Yoruba on their verified facebook page this evening.Many people have taken to the recent post to commend the beautiful wife of the late comrade for her gallantry and bravery Her husband, who until his demise was an Afenifere Spokesman and Human Rights activist died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital on the 3rd of April at the age of 54 years.
Accusations of theft of a N10 million memorial money generated for the burial of late activist and former National Publicity Secretary of Afenifere, Mr Yinka Odumakin, have shaken the civil society community in Lagos State. Following Odumakin's death on April 3, 2021, the civil society created a WhatsApp group to rally activists to plan a proper burial for him, according to Daily Trust.
The burial service ceremonies of previous representative of Pan-Yoruba bunch, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin has commenced.It commenced today April 22, with a lying-in-state and administration of tunes at the Police College, Ikeja Lagos.Lagos state Governor, Sanwo Olu and different dignitaries the nation over went to the lying-in-state.
The remains of late Afenifere spokesman, Odumakin arrived Osun state on Friday ahead of funeral scheduled to hold this weekend.The wife of Odumakin, late Afenifere spokesman has revealed what her husband planned to do if he returned from hospital but unfortunately died without fulfilling his desire.
The sudden death of Yinka Odumakin is a tragedy that many could not recover from, a lot of people still thinks it's a dream, as many people finds it hard to believe that Yinka Odumakin has gone to the afterlife and never to return again.A young man at his own prime an erudite scholar and an activist that live the life he preached.
The great elephant has fallen, the tallest tree in the forest have been uprooted, a great son of the soil goes home, what is left is a sweet memories of what he has done and the legacy he left behind.Earlier the news of the death of Yinka Odumakin filled the whole atmosphere of the country, many Nigerian's have been eulogizing their fallen hero, a patriot and an activist who spends all his life and use all his energy in preaching and living a life worthy of a leader.
Yesterday, Saturday 24th of April, 2021 was the final burial ceremony of Yinka Odumakin, the former leader of Afenifere group.The occasion is graced with many influential people in which the current acting leader of the group, Ayo Adebanjo also was present.In a video shared by the former minister of aviation in Nigeria, Femi Fani-Kayode, the acting Afenifere chairman, Ayo Adebanjo was seen speaking at the burial ceremony of Yinka Odumakin.