Posts Tagged ‘Afenifere’

JUST IN: Afenifere leader, Ayo Fasanmi, Is Dead

by Seun Adeuyion July 30, 2020
Afenifere stalwart, Pa Ayo Fasanmi, is dead. He died on Wednesday night. The yoruba leader demise was confirmed on Thursday by his son, Folabi, who noted that the elder statesman died “at the ripe age of 94 years”. The statement noted that Fasanmi “until his death was a leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere […]

Dump Amotekun Or Lose 2023 Presidency – Miyetti Allah Warns South West, Afenifere Reacts

by Chuks Azotanion January 17, 2020
Angry reactions trailed the Miyetti Allah Kaute Hore’s comment that the South West should terminate its security outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun, warning that failure to do so may affect the region’s chance of producing the next president in 2023. Miyetti Allah Kaute Hore, which spoke to Vanguard, yesterday, warned the South-West governors to give up […]

Nigerian Ruler Initiated Visa Free Policy To Allow Fulani Hersdmen Invade Nigeria ~ Afenifere

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 5, 2020
Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, has accused Nigerian Ruler of initiating the Visa Free Policy to allow Fulani herdsmen invade the country.The policy kicked off on Sunday, despite concerns that had been raised against in some quarters. Miyetti Allah, the umbrella body of herdsmen in the country, on Saturday, boasted that the Fulani ethnic group […]

Restructure Or Disintegrate, Says Afenifere Spokesman, Odumakin

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has only two options facing it, one promising unity and the other a recipe for disintegration. The spokesman for Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, stated this at the weekend during the 10th yearly independence lecture on ‘Social Contract and Leadership in Nigeria’ organised by The Change We Need in Nigeria Initiative in […]

Osinbajo’s office has been rendered useless, impotent ~ Afenifere

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 18, 2019
Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, says from the look of things, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo’s office has been rendered useless, impotent and irrelevant. It, however, said it would be too early to speculate if Osinbajo’s “ordeal” was caused by any misdemeanor on his part or if it was based on permutations ahead of the 2023 general elections. […]

Your govt has failed to protect lives and properties, Afenifere berates Buhari

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 25, 2019
The Yoruba pan Socio- political group, Afenifere on Wednesday carpeted the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, saying it has failed in its constitutional responsibility of protecting lives and properties. The group said the past few years had been traumatic for many Nigerians due to killings in the hands of herdsmen and others. At a conference in […]