Strategic parts of Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital have been heavily armed with security personnel ahead of the planned rally by the Yoruba Nation agitators.
Nobel laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Thursday, June 3, denied supporting the agitation for a Yoruba nation on WhatsApp or other social media platforms.
Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi is a traditional ruler who wears both traditional and foreign attires elegantly. He is also one of the youngest Yoruba monarchs.
A segment of the Ijaw ethnic group in Ondo has condemned the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, over the adoption of the Oodua anthem across secondary schools.
A UK company has been lambasted on social media after their move to trademark a word, Yoruba, that has significance to many people. People reacted massively.
Professor Ishaq Akintola said that Yoruba Muslims may face persecution in the southwest if they are able to break away from Nigeria and have the Oduduwa nation.