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We have declared Yoruba sovereignty— Professor Banji Akintoye

These herdsmen go about to destroy our crops and then end up selling food to us, is that not slavery? The average Seriki Fulani palace is bigger than that of a Yoruba king. We thank the Olubadan for disempowering a Seriki Fulani and placed him under a Baale. What the Fulanis do here, no Yoruba citizen can do such in the North. Why are we slaves in our land?

Reconciliation: I will not go to Obasanjo’s house, Gani Adams says

I don’t have the need for any reconciliatory meeting with him. That one has been foreclosed. I cannot even go to his house.”

Ooni re-echoes Yoruba unity as Ekiti, Moba, Awori indigenes visit Ife, their ancestral home

"This is my first homecoming as the Oore of Otun-Ekiti and it won't be the last. The Ooni is a father to all of us in Yoruba land and we shall continue to rally round him. I am so happy and the only thing I can say is that I thank God almighty."

Soyinka condemns cessasionist calling Igbos to leave Yorubaland

The patrons of social platforms should develop the art of discrimination. Some attributions are simply so gross that, to grant them even a moment’s latitude of probability diminishes the civic intelligence of the recipient,”

Yoruba will be at war for another 100 years if Nigeria breaks up – Akande

Now that some Nigerians are talking about breaking because of difficulties, they didn’t know that a man who can not endure will collapse and die. Only enduring country can stay,” he said.

Yoruba dare FG over Amotekun: Go to court!

The controversy generated by moves to put South-West security outfit, Amotekun, under the control of Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu,...

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Insurgency: Japan donates $2.3m infrastructure fund to Borno, North East commission

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2023: Saraki campaign posters sighted in Abuja

“we do not know anything about the posters.”