Prof. Banji Akintoye pulls out of NINAS alliance, says mission not what Odua represent

In what appears to be a brewing controversy, one of the frontline agitators for an Independent Yoruba Nation, Prof. Banji Akintoye, has resigned as the Chairman of the Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination (NINAS). Ilana Omo Oodua (IOO), the umbrella body of Yoruba Self-Determination Groups, also cut off from the NINAS Alliance with immediate […]

COVID-19: Nigeria announces first case of Omicron variant

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed two cases of COVID-19 Omicron variant in the country. A statement signed by the NCDC Director-General, Dr Ifedayo Adetifa said the two cases were discovered through genomic sequencing. Adetifa said the cases were detected in two passengers who came into the country from South Africa, adding […]