1000’s of youths, girls and leaders of Yoruba race are at present occupying some streets in Ibadan in demand for Oduduwa Republic.
DAILY POST correspondent, who ismonitoring the procession, stories that the protesters are at present on the entrance of Mapo Corridor in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
The protesters are led by a Yoruba group, “Ilana Omo Oodua”, clamoring for self dedication.
The group is led by Professor Banji Akintoye, a former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The protest, which was supposed to start out round 9.am on Saturday, couldn’t begin till 11.am resulting from heavy safety presence on the entrance and round Mapo Corridor.
The protesters having sensed heavy safety presence later mobilized to the entrance of Mapo to start the protest.
A few of those that spoke, famous that Yoruba nation had suffered sufficient in Nigeria.
One of many leaders of the group, Bashorun Kunle Adesokan maintained that it was time for Yoruba race to have their very own nation.
He stated, “Youuba have suffered sufficient. We aren’t in help of the 2023 elections.
“We’re telling all politicians to not contest. They need to not contest to waste their cash.”
Publicity Secretary of the group, Mr. Maxwell Adeleye who spoke with DAILY POST confirmed that the safety companies didn’t permit the protest to carry at Mapo Corridor as earlier scheduled.
He stated, “Expensive Colleagues, the Police in Mapo, Ibadan stated they’re on the venue to forestall hoodlums from hijacking the rally for Yoruba Self-Willpower, and never stopping it from holding.”
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