Yoruba KO’YA Movement Accuses Lagos Television of Contract Breach, threatens Legal Action

A Pan-Yoruba Socio-cultural group, the Yoruba KO’YA Movement has accused Lagos State Television (LTV) of contract breach.   The group in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday in Lagos also gave the station a seven-day ultimatum to apologize to the Alaafin of Oyo Kingdom, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III and re-aired the programme it paid the broadcasting outfit to air for hour our on Tuesday May 22nd or face legal action.   The statement signed by the group’s National Director of Organization and Publicity, Mr. Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye…

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ALAAFIN OF OYO, GANI ADAMS, AYO LADIGBOLU, TUNJI ALAPINI, OSIBOGUN, OTHERS TO FG: RETURN NIGERIA BACK TO REGIONALISM

…Says Restructuring, panacea to balkanized Nigerian Federation …Says Yoruba Nation Must Go Back to Agriculture, protect themselves against Murderous Fulani Herdsmen …Demand for State Police, Says 1966 Coup D’état, beginning of Nigeria disunity   Prominent Leaders of thought, Intellectuals, Self Determination Groups and Young Entrepreneurs in Yoruba Land including Kogi, Kwara, Edo and Delta States on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to return the nations of Nigeria back to the regional system of government being operated in the country before the military coup d’état of 1966 before it is too…

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Gani Adams, Ayo Ladigbolu, others to speak as Yoruba KO’YA Movement holds Conference on Food Security in South West

A Pan Yoruba Socio-cultural group, the Yoruba KO’YA Movement will on Tuesday May 22nd 2018 hold a No-Holds Barred Conference to deliberate on Food Security in South West, Nigeria with the theme: Protecting Yoruba Land. In a statement made available to news men on Thursday in Lagos, the National Director of Organization and Publicity of the group, Mr. Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye said the aims and objectives of the conference  is to examine the effects of Fulani herdsmen-farmers crisis on food security in south west geo-political region of Nigeria; examine the…

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Third Term Rep Member, Oluwole Oke Declared Non Grata by Constituent

By Damilare Adeniyi Hon. Wole Oke, a third term Member of House of Representatives representing the people of Oriade/OBOKUN Federal Constituency in the National Assembly has been declared persona non grata by some youths in his constituency. Speaking on behalf of some youths in Ijebu Ijesa, the headquarters of the constituency, Mr. Damilare Adeniyi accuse the Honourable for insulting the sensibilities of the people he represents on facebook. The statement reads: “We are shocked by the public post of Mr. Wole Oke, member representing Oriade/Obokun in the House of Representatives on…

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Ekiti APC Fiasco: The Truth, The Crux, The Accuracy

By Adegboyega Ajayi   The developments that ruined the botched primary of the APC in Ekiti state call for sober reflection. It is appalling that a whopping 33 individuals aspire to slug it out with each other to determine who wears the crown. Despite the ugly outcome of the primary, the APC keeps waxing stronger in Ekiti state because it is considered as the best alternative. This is one major reason for the large number of aspirants. The aspirants engaged the delegates for weeks, moving from ward to ward, town…

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Ogun Assembly Speaker Shuns Pro-Restructuring Group in Abeokuta

“Amosun orders removal of all our pro-restructuring banners”, Group Alleges   The members of a Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group campaigning for the restructuring of Nigeria’s socio-economic and political systems, Yoruba KO’YA Movement were on Thursday shunned by the Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Suraj Adekunbi when they visited the state assembly complex to submit a protest letter to the number three citizen. The group members numbering about 50 who stormed the assembly complex in a peaceful manner demanded to see the Speaker were told by security…

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Yoruba KO’YA Presents Paper On Restructuring To Lagos Assembly Speaker, Demand Special Status For Lagos

A Pan-Yoruba Socio-cultural Group, Yoruba KO’YA Movement on Tuesday presented a 10-page policy paper on the restructuring of the Nigeria’s political, economic and social structures to the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Mudashiru Obasa. The Group, as part of its demands, also called on the federal government to grant special status to Lagos State in the present federation, alleging that the central government has not added any infrastructure to the centre of excellence ever since Federal Capital City was relocated from the city to Abuja in 1991.…

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Kashamu’s extradition: Appeal Court has vindicated us – Group

A group, the Coalition for Rule of Law has commended the Appeal Court sitting in Lagos for his declaration that the Senator Representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu can now be arrested. The groups’s National Coordinator, Tade Adebiyi in a Media release in Abuja on Saturday, said the Appeal  Court verdict delivered on Friday, has once again affirmed its position that the Senator, wanted by the US authorities to face trial for drug trafficking is “a fugitive running away from the law. It therefore, urged the Federal Government…

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