YORUBA NATION GAINS UNPO MEMBERSHIP, MAY JOIN ARMENIA, ESTONIA, GEORGIA, OTHERS WHO GOT INDEPENDENCE THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL BODY

UNPO recognition, first stage towards achieving our goal of self-determination – Akintoye The Yoruba Speaking Nation of Nigeria has been accepted as the 45th member of the Unrepresented Nations and People’s Organization (UNPO), the Yoruba Leader and Leader of Yoruba World Congress (YWC), Emeritus Professor Banji Akintoye announced in an electronic statement sent to news men on Tuesday. According to the statement titled: YORUBA NATION GAINS UNPO MEMBERSHIP, Akintoye said the latest development represents a very important step in the collective quest of well-meaning Yoruba people to achieve the goal…

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Ekiti Records Four Fresh Coronavirus Cases

Another Four Patients have tested positive for Coronavirus this afternoon in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti-State. A Doctor in one of the State General Hospitals who confirmed the news to The Elite Times said he feared that the coming week would be a kind of hell for Medical Practitioners in Ekiti State. These new four are contacts of the covid-19 pregnant woman patient that died on Thursday 23rd April at Federal Medical Center, Ido-Ekiti. They are currently being admitted at the isolation centre in the Ajilosun area of the state.

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JUST IN: South West Governors Unanimously Return 10, 800 Bags of Rice Donated by FG as Covid-19 Palliative Back to Lagos

Says Rice Unhealthy for Human Consumption Decision Communicated to FG through VP Osibajo How APC Governors kept mum, used Makinde to fly Story in the Media 85% of Rice sent to Ondo Now Green in Colour By Bankole Adeniyi More facts have emerged on why the Oyo State Government decided to return the 1, 800 bags of rice donated to the state by the federal government to cushion the effect of covid-19 pandemic currently ravaging the World. The Oyo State Government, in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to…

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Banji Akintoye: Abba Kyari Hijacked Government From Constitutional Structures, We Firmly Demand Immediate End To The Running Of Nigeria As A Banana Republic

Having listened carefully on television yesterday 18th April 2020 to the profuse eulogy on the late Chief of Staff to President Muhammad Buhari, Mr. Abba Kyari (may his soul rest in peace) by Mr. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to Mr. President, we of the Yoruba World Congress  (YWC ), an umbrella body of all Socio-cultural and Self-determination groups within and beyond Nigeria hereby draw the attention of all Nigerians to the final statements of Garba Shehu’s eulogy. Garba Shehu said that the fact of…

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RE COVID-19 BREAK – BY OMOTAYO IKOTUN, REGISTRAR, KOLA- DAISI UNIVERSITY, IBADAN

This Is To Inform Our Esteemed Parents/Guardians, Staff&Students Of The Koladaisi University, Ibadan ,That Following The Review Of The Current Situation Of The Above And The Fact Of The Information As Released By Both The International And National Health Bodies Clearly Indicating That The Community-Spread Of The Virus Is Just About At Its Peak, While The Curve Is Being Expected To Slide In The Next Two Weeks. The Management Has Therefore Decided That  1). The Safety Of Staff&Students Remains Top Priority. 2). Students To Remain At Home As Directed By…

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Akeredolu Appoints Greenwich Chairman, DeltaAfrik CEO; Falowo, Odumakinde as Heads of Coronavirus Response Fund Committee to Raise Funds, Manage Resources for Ondo

Nigerian Flying Labs Director, Babajide Akeredolu; Ex-AfDB Secretary-General, Cecilia Akintomide; UNIMED VC, Fatusi; JOF Boss, Fagboyegun Completes List Appoints Ernst and Young, SIAO Partners as Fund Advisors; Auditor Pro Bono As the covid-19 pandemic bites harder across the globe with dreaded economic effects, the Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Saturday announced the appointment of a seven-man committee of eminent professionals of the state origin to, amongst others, raise and manage resources in cash, or in kind from individuals; group of individuals; private and public organizations; local and foreign donor…

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Tackling Covid-19 Quagmire in Nigeria: an Appeal to Decongest the Correctional Centers

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Though the outbreak started in the Republic of China in December 2019, however, the coronavirus controversy has been a hot subject in Nigeria since February 2020, if not earlier, and it will continue to remain a subject of huge concern, for all the nations of the world in the near future. While the three tiers of government- Central, States and Local Councils and certain individuals and institutions are making financial and material contributions, and efforts, to help combat the spread of the virus in the Nation…

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COVID-19: UNRAVELING THE INACCURACIES IN NCDC DATA

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Yesterday April 11th, at exactly 9:30pm, the National Center for Disease and Control (NCDC) announced a total of 318 cases of covid-19 in Nigeria through its website and verified social media accounts. Analyses: 70 Discharged, 10 Deaths and 238 Active Cases. However, a further look at the data released by the NCDC shows that the number of discharged patients are under-reported which, without much ado, renders the number released for active cases inaccurate. PLEASE FOLLOW ME: OSUN: 10 patients were discharged around 2pm on April 11th…

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Covid 19: YWC has been researching how to curb spread – Prof Akintoye

The Yoruba leader, Prof Banji Akintoye on Tuesday stated that the Yoruba World Congress has in the last few weeks been engaged in researches on how to mitigate the spread of coronavirus in Yorubaland, adding that the group had engaged Yoruba scientists and their findings are proving important in many ways. The Professor Banji Akintoye led Yoruba World Congress (YWC), comprising of Yoruba people in Nigeria, Benin and Togo Republics as well as in the Diaspora, has expressed deep concern over the intensifying spread of the coronavirus pandemic in Southwest…

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