Posts Tagged ‘Yoruba’

Ekiti to translate laws into Yoruba language

The Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Olawale. Fapohunda, has disclosed that the state’s Ministry of Justice would soon commence the translation of the laws of Ekiti State into Yoruba Language. Fapohunda, who made the remark yesterday in Ado-Ekiti, said laws to be translated included the recently passed law on Amotekun, which […]

Yoruba, Igbo, and Igala Are Oldest Races in the World ~Ooni Of Ife

He is a blend of majesty and history; the bridge between modernity and tradition. His lungs are filled with ancient air though he breathes in the oxygen of the future with the combination of the past and present. Resplendent in a white robe, suave in simple, flowing attire, he glides royally into the shimmering throne […]

Afenifere Rejects Federal Government’s Cattle Ranches in the South-West

The Pan-Yoruba socio cultural organization, Afenifere has rejected the Federal Government’s proposed cattle ranches in the six states of the South West geo-political zone and other Yoruba speaking states. It said the proposed plan is an imperialist agenda aimed at cresting Federal Cattle Territories across Nigeria . At its monthly meeting held on Tuesday at […]


Ameh Ebute Politicking in 2019, when President Muhammadu Buhari would have been nearing the completion of his first tenure shall be spiced by many considerations. It will certainly throw new alliances between groups and regions; heighten anxiety and the actors would deploy demonic intrigues to undo political rivals. The Southwest Yoruba race has given early […]

The Caliphate, The Emir and Nigeria’s Master Race (Part 2) By Femi Fani Kayode

Is it any wonder that in 2001 some unscrupulous and irresponsible leaders in the core north invoked ”political sharia” as a secret weapon in their attempt to discredit, destabilize and destroy President Olusegun Obasanjo, a southern Christian President? Is it any wonder that in 2001 President Muhammadu Buhari, a core northern muslim, said ”what is […]

The Impudence of Rabiu Kwakwanso and His Fulani brothers – Femi Fani Kayode

I am saddened that the former Governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Kwakwanso, a man whom I have always considered a friend and one whom I have always respected could insult our revered Yoruba elders. During a function in Ibadan, it was widely reported in the media that he asserted that the recent demand by […]