In an interview conducted by Arise TV at the early hours of today, the leader of the Socio-Political group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo talked about how the President can silence the call for Self-Government being spearheaded by Sunday Igboho and other Agitators in the Southwest.In his words, he said that in order to avoid the breaking of the Country into sizable pieces by some Agitators in the South-West and Southeast, the President needs to make provisions for the Restructuring of the Country and must also make provision for the amendment of the 1999 Constitution.
"I Laugh When I Read About Oduduwa Republic. IPOB, Others Promoting This Unrealistic Dream"-Man Says
A twitter user named Lekan Olapade has reacted to a story put out by Sahara reporters where Pastor Adewale Goes, the head of "Awaiting the second coming of Christ ministry", told Muhammadu Buhari, the president of the federal republic of Nigeria that he could not stop the marginalized ethnic groups in the country from seeking self determination.
As some ethnic groups continue to demand for an independent nation of their own, it was reported that Lai Mohammed has given a hint on how to curb this agitation.The Minister of Information and Culture advised religious and traditional leaders to encourage inter-ethnic marriage.He also urged Nigerians not to listen to those who promote separations.
The movement for the agitation of a Yoruba-based Government keeps gaining momentum as day passes by.With so many Yorubas in diaspora joining the train, it simply means that people are tired of the unfair treatment they receive and hear about everyday in their own Father's land.
It's no longer news that, thousand of Yorubas all over the country are presently demanding an independent Yoruba nation. However, it really saddens me a lot that some Yorubas are clamouring for an independent country despite all the sacrifices made by our past heroes who gave their all just for us to be one. Dear Yorubas, Please forget about Oduduwa republic and embrace one Nigeria. We have gone a long way as one big family and we can't afford to waste the effort of our past leaders who fought for our independence.
The Spokesman of Sunday Igboho, Koiki Olayomi has taken to his media page (Facebook) to send wrong message to the Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Abdulmajid Ali over the reported arrest of two supporters of the Oodua Nation rally in Ogun State. While reacting to the report, Koiki Olayomi vent his anger, saying that citizens are allowed to express their will once their expression is not destructive. He reiterated that the arrested supporters, a Man and his wife, were not with any ammunition and the reason
I am very concerned with the way both Igbo and Yoruba tribes are agitating to break out from Nigeria and form their own nation. The question i continue to ask everyday is, how possible it is that Federal government and its executive council will actually allow such to happen, knowing fully well that its effect on Nigeria's economy would be very disastrous. This is one reason it can never be possible, When Nigeria got amalgamated back in 1914, there was no form of treaty signed with our colonial masters that
It's no longer news that, thousand of Yorubas everywhere on the nation are as of now requesting a free Yoruba country. In any case, it truly disheartens me a great deal that a few Yorubas are fighting for a free country notwithstanding the work of our forefathers. Dear Yorubas, Please disregard Oduduwa nation and hail for one Nigeria. We have gone far as one and we can't bear to squander the exerti who battled for our freedom from the colonial master. No tribe can stand without the help of others, we as a whole
There is the popular saying among Yorubas, "The leaf-eating insect resides right inside the plant."This is exactly what happened yesterday in the ancient town of Owo in Ondo State, where a native of Owo collaborated with some Hausa men from Akure to dismantle a tractor use for farming activities that worth about 10-20 million of naira.
Dear Muhammadu Buhari(GCFR), I send sincere greetings to you Your Excellency and I hope your medical trip to London was a success.It is my pleasure to let you know that I and millions of other Nigerians out there are so happy to have you back in the country safe and stronger than ever.
Having a country where all tribes are united irrespective of their background or language is a very good one, but when circumstances like what is happening in Nigeria surface, the elders have their ways of messing it, to create a more friendly relationship between the Yorubas and the Hausas, see what the Ooni of Ife plans to do for Adamu Garba.
The clashes between the northerners and southerners in recent times is getting out of hand and most of the time lives and properties are also being wasted.The scenario of Shasha market at Ibadan is still fresh in mind, where some Yorubas and Hausas lost their lives.Residents of Gowon estate, Alimosho local government ,Lagos were totally thrown into confusion when the estate was besieged by Hausa bike riders in their hundreds ready to kill whoever comes their way.
Dear Yorubas, I am writing this letter to advise you to do away with some people who believe that the dissolution of our dear country is the solution to insecurity and the problem we all facing, they are not doing it for you, they are doing it for their selfish interest. We are all useful to each other, We have lived together for over 100 years, we are no more a different people, we are one Nigeria, we are the giant of Africa. Nigeria has gone deeper than breaking up, there are thousands of Yorubas in the north
Ankara wears are not only worn by the Yorubas and Igbo people. They are also popularly worn by the Hausas most expecially their ladies. They so much cherish this style of dressing that you will see them rocking it with different amazing styles. They are beautiful people that are good in weaving and their outfits to suit their taste and religion. The Hausas are those who have their origin from the northern part of Nigeria. They include Borno, Kano, Kastina, etc. They are vastly populated that they are rank as
Nigerians always strive to reach the top-notch in fashion sense all over the world.Mostly, celebrities have been the ones showing up their dressing style in a different kind of attire and this has been one of the factors that kept Nigerians at the frontline of fashion.With proper research and investigations, fewer out of the major celebrities have been gathered with the way they present themselves in an honorary outfit.
The self-determination rally of the Yorubas organized by the Ilana Omo Oodua has been going on in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Several hundred members of an activist group led by 86-year-old historian Professor Banji Akintoye planned to hold the rally first at the ancient Mapo Hall, but they had to change the venue due to its heavy police presence. It is clear that they are addressing people, but there is no indication that they were disturbed in any way by the police. People are being pelted with banners
Cow skin, popularly known as Pomon among Yorubas and kanda in Hausa. It is widely accepted among Nigerians. It can be eaten with Amala and delicious soup. Cow skin (pomon) could be fresh or dry. A fresh cow skin is always soaked and preserved in water while the dry one is a fermented type. It is kept dried by sun dry it or through smoking methods. Fresh cow skin (Pomon)is widely consumed by Nigerians. In times past, people don't really believe that cow skin also has nutritional value. This narrow belief is baseless
A lot of Yoruba people have stormed the street of Ibadan to demand that the Oduduwa Republic should be created. A former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is the leader of this group. The rally was scheduled to start around 9 a.m. on Saturday but due to heavy security at the Mapo Hall high way, the rally started around 11 a.m. Noticeable Check out some of the remarkable things that occurred during the Oduduwa nation. rally in Ibadan today. The first obvious thing that took place during the really
In Nigeria and possibly the entire world, the Yoruba people are the undisputed kings of parties.Yorubas are a people who throw parties to celebrate almost every event under the sun.Here are 5 funny and strange reasons Yorubas throw parties.1.To celebrate a new transformer: Have you ever lived in a street where Yoruba people are the majority?
The Yorubas are one of the most popular ethnic group in Africa and they are majorly found in the southwestern part of Nigeria.The yorubas have cultures and traditions which guide their ways of life.Most of these cultural practices were introduced by the founding fathers of the Yoruba tribe and they are meant to regulate the moral order of the Yoruba society.