Afenifere

Afenifere condemns killing of female student in Sokoto

Afenifere, the pan Yoruba socio-political organization, has decried the killing of a female student, Deborah Samuel of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, Sokoto State. Samuel was killed by her school colleagues on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, for alleged blasphemy, she was stoned to death and subsequently burnt to death. Reacting to the development, the […]

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Northern leaders causing disunity in south to retain power – Afenifere leader

Leader of Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has alleged that some political gladiators of northern extraction are sowing discord among southerners. Adebanjo said this is part of northern bigwigs grand plan not to relinquish power in 2023. Adebanjo levelled the allegation on Monday when he spoke during a Greater Nigeria Conference (GNC) in Abuja. The gathering […]

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Nnamdi Kanu is your saviour, don’t antagonise him, Adebanjo warns Igbo

The leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, has warned Igbo leaders not to antagonise the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Adebanjo gave the warning in an exclusive interview with TheNiche, stating that Kanu committed no crime and cautioned Ndigbo against alienating him. “I have told […]

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2023: Mimiko reacts to report that he met Tambuwal over VP slot

Olusegun Mimiko, former governor of Ondo state has refuted report that he met with Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal over his alleged vice presidential ambition. According to Mimiko, the various permutations written about him were false as he was not interested in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former governor, who bared his mind in […]

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Bola Ige: Jubilation and victory of his killers

Distinguished readers, It is now 20 years that Bola Ige, former minister of justice and attorney general of the federation was shot dead at his home in the south-western city of Ibadan. For 21 years, activists including politicians who shared same interests with him when he was alive have continously demanded for the apprehension and […]

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Tinubu Silent As Akande, Adebanjo Trade Words Over Lekki House

  Bisi Akande, Bola Tinubu and Ayo Adebanjo Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, has chosen silence as the leader of pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo; and former Interim APC National Chairman, Bisi Akande trade words over the sponsorship of Abebanjo’s Lekki house. Akande in his 559-page autobiography titled ‘My […]

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Malami indicted Buhari govt – Afenifere on FG declaring state of emergency in Anambra

The Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, has described the announcement by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, that the federal government may declare a state of emergency in Anambra State as a self-indictment. Afenifere said Malami’s remark was more of a verdict of failure on the part of the federal government to provide security […]

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Malami indicted Buhari govt – Afenifere on FG declaring state of emergency in Anambra

The Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, has described the announcement by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, that the federal government may declare a state of emergency in Anambra State as a self-indictment. Afenifere said Malami’s remark was more of a verdict of failure on the part of the federal government to provide security […]

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Blood Of Murdered Sowore’s Brother, Olajide Is On The Hands Of Buhari – Afenifere

Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has spoken out against the cold-blooded killing of Olajide Sowore, immediate younger brother of human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore. Omoyele Sowore broke the news about the death of his brother to his fans when he explained that his brother was killed by bandits on Saturday, September 4 near Okada in Edo […]

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Afenifere To Nigerians: Defend Yourselves Against Bandits

A pan Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has advised the people of the South-West and all Nigerians in areas threatened by bandit terrorists’ attacks to take up arms and defend themselves. The group gave the advice in a communiqué issued on Tuesday by the group spokesman, Jare Ajayi, at the end of their meeting in Ogun […]

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We Are Not Stupid – Afenifere Knocks Buhari Over Fresh Order On Grazing Reserves

The Afenifere group, a pan Yoruba socio-political group has angrily told President Muhammadu Buhari to shelve the idea of reviving 368 grazing reserves in 25 states of the federation. The group said the move by the Buhari government is simply a plan to waste taxpayers money on a project that the citizens had clearly rejected. […]

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Why Obasanjo, Ooni, Olubadan, others intervened in Igboho’s case- Afenifere

Pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere, has cited the motives behind the interventions of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and a host of others in the matter of Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Igboho. According to the Organising Secretary of Afenifere, Abagun Kole Omololu, the Yoruba leaders came to the aid of Igboho because […]

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Igboho’s Asylum: Why Obasanjo, Ooni, Olubadan, Others Intervened -Afenifere

Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, have revealed why former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Olubadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, intervened in Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho’s matter. Igboho’s lawyers have applied for asylum for the activist but the Benin Republic government is yet to make a decision. Recall that the Ooni […]

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Southern Group Attacks CNG Over Comment On Afenifere

The Southern Nigeria Frontier (SNF) has berated the Coalition of Northern (CNG) for describing Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere as a terrorist group. Naija News earlier reported that the CNG in a statement by its spokesperson, Abdulazeez Suleiman, in Abuja on Saturday asked the federal government to proscribe Afenifere for allegedly undermining peace, security and peaceful […]

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Afenifere Slams Buhari Over Clamp Down On Agitators

The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari over the clampdown on agitators in the country. The acting Leader of Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo, said this in a statement issued by the National Publicity Secretary of the group, Jare Ajayi, on Monday. According to the group, President Muhammadu Buhari should focus on ending […]

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Sunday Igboho: Afenifere’s Comment An Insult To Prophet Muhammad -Shehu Sani Fumes

Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has been asked to retract its comment where it compared the case of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo better known as Sunday Igboho to the Islam Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). Naija News reports that Senator Shehu Sani, a senator of the 8th National Assembly who represented Kaduna Central, condemned Afenifere’s comparison which […]

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Sunday Igboho: Afenifere’s Comment An Insult To Prophet Muhammad -Shehu Sani Fumes

Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has been asked to retract its comment where it compared the case of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo better known as Sunday Igboho to the Islam Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). Naija News reports that Senator Shehu Sani, a senator of the 8th National Assembly who represented Kaduna Central, condemned Afenifere’s comparison which […]

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Go After Bandits, Boko Haram Not Igboho, Kanu – Afenifere

Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has asked the Federal Government to treat bandits and terrorists the way it has been treating Sunday ‘Igboho’ Adeyemo, and Nnamdi Kanu. Naija News had reported that the Yoruba Nation activist was arrested at the Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport, Benin Republic on Monday night. The counsel to Igboho, Yomi Aliyu, revealed that […]

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2023: Afenifere States Position On Call For Rotational Presidency

The Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Sunday stated its position on the decision taken by Southern governors regarding the rotational presidency in the 2023 presidential election. The spokesman of Afenifere, Jareh Ajayi, in its statement said the group is totally in support of the governor’s decision. Ajayi while speaking with Daily Post, said it would […]

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Restructure Now To Avert Looming Disaster, Afenifere Tells Buhari

The pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere has asked President Muhahmmadu Buhari to begin to restructure the country to avoid looming disaster. According to the group, the country must return to true federalism and full implementation must be executed before the end of the first half of 2022. The group made these known in a statement […]

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