It is said the forebears of the Ewe, Aja, Fon and Ga Adangme lives together with the Yoruba in Western Nigeria till the imperial expansion of the Oyo people which made the Ewe and related peoples in the Gbe family migrate westward and establish their own identity as we shall later see. The Ewe ancestors migrated initially from the Oyo hinterland first to Ketu also called ‘Amedzofe’, a Yoruba town now in modern Benin republic. The Yoruba had founded Ketu by the fourteenth century through Soipasan who was a progeny of Oduduwa from Ife, cradle of Yoruba civilization.
There’s no shortage of groups that want Nigeria to split up. Far from the contrary opinion of the Fulanis, secession is a populist option, it’s not a collection of cranky lonesome idealists. Nigeria is a phony country built on borrowed convenience. The looming secession will tear Nigeria to pieces. The pandemic, or an economic collapse, is driving the country to sauve qui peut secession – “let him save himself who can.”
Those Nigerians rounded up at the illegal mining site include 16 northerners and four southerners, as a serving senator in the state, Francis Fadahaunsi was allegedly fingered in the sabotage, through an Abuja-based businessman, popularly known as Eng. Paul. The Amotekun boss later handed over the three Chinese Nationals to Commissioner of Police, CP Undie Adie, late Thursday night.
May 25, 2017 A leader of the Yoruba socio-political organisation, Ayo Adebanjo, has countered claim of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, who had cited the unity in multicultural US as an example of how Nigerians should live. Citing how the US with its diverse people and cultures had been able to evolve to become the … Continue reading Nigerians can’t be forced to live together – Afenifere leader, Adebanjo replies VP Osinbajo.
PAN-Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, has dropped a bombshell for the Northern elders to prepare for a break-up of Nigeria if they continue to oppose the restructuring of the country to address the major challenges besetting it and hindering its progress. A chieftain of the group and chairman of the defunct Presidential Advisory Committee of the … Continue reading Prepare for Imminent Breakup – Afenifere Tells North