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2019: Yoruba Leaders Meet In Abeokuta, Vow To Protect Region’s Integrity

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L-R: Senator Femi Okunrounmu, Archbishop Ladigbolu and Otunba Rotimi Paseda at the Omoluabi forum today

 

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Michael-Azeez Ogunsiji, Abeokuta

 

 

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A socio-cultural group, Omolùábí has condemned the federal government for promoting idea of cow colony, vowing that the Yoruba people would not cede their lands to any usurper.

 

 

Speaking at a Colloquium tagged; “Omolúàbí Principles: A call to Return”, Prof. Banji Akintoye lamented that, the country had not practiced true federalism where each region could manage its resources for its development.

 

 

Prof. Akintoye, former Director, Institute of African Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife maintained that the country had wasted the opportunity to lead the rest of African continent because it has thrown into the dustbin the culture of integrity, selflessness, fairness, truth among others as conceptualized by Yoruba in Omoluaabi exchanging it for greed and corruption.

 

 

He added that, the country is however not beyond redemption, stressing that, the return to the adoption of these highly prized virtues would drive the country to the path of good governance.

 

 

Some of the Yoruba leaders who spoke at the Colloquium tagged; “Omolúàbí Principles: A call to Return” emphasized that, only return to the values system and cherished virtues of integrity, hard work, selflessness among others as conceptualized in Omoluabi principles by the Yoruba could help to restore the lost glory of the country.

 

 

The discussants including Sen. Femi Okunrounmu, Prof. Banji Akintoye, Bishop Ayo Ladigbolu, retired Archbishop of Ilesha Diocese of Methodist Church of Nigeria among others made this call yesterday at a programme tagged “Omoluwabi Principles: A Call to Return held at Mitros hall, Abeokuta.

 

 

 

In his own Sen. Femi Okurounmu, stated that the youths should take more interest in the running of the affairs of the country, urging them to step into leadership roles as elders currently managing the country had failed woefully.

 

 

He urged Nigerians to return to path of honour and integrity to fix myriads of problems challenging the socioeconomic development of the country.

 

 

Bishop Ayo Ladigbolu, retired Archbishop of Ilesa ArchDiocese of Methodist Church of Nigeria also challenged Nigerians to embrace right attitude and determine to pursue the greater good of the country saying that greed and selfishness had dealt serious blow to the desire of the country to attain greatness.

 

 

Other speakers at the occasion were Sen. Mojisoluwa Akinfenwa, Otunba Deji Osibogun, Chairman, Agbekoya, Mr. Abe Kole, social commentator and CEO, Think Thank forum, Barr. Opeyemi Agbaje among others.

 

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Fubara, don’t bite the hand that fed you, it’s very dangerous -prophet Ikuru

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By Collins Nkwocha

The prophetic hall of fame, prophet Godwin Ikuru of Jehovah Eye Salvation Ministry has called on the governor of Rivers state Siminalayi Fubara to discard the Idea of probing Wike’s administration and ultimately make peace with his political father,Wike.

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Speaking in Lagos today, the prophet insisted that the Idea of probing Wike’s administration is an affront Which sounded like a bad joke, delivered in the middle of a funeral sermon “you don’t have to disrespect Wike to the extent that you want to probe him, it’s an insult,you were nobody in Rivers state, Wike picked you and made you prominent and relevant in Rivers state, remember you were the account general under Wike’s administration,be wise, don’t bite the hand that fed you”.

He pointed out that it will be a wise decision if they can sort out their differences so that peace can return to Rivers state”I want to appeal to Wike and Fubara, Father and son, please kindly sort out your differences, Rivers state is suffering,the people living in Rivers state are apprehensive because of the both of you,I call and pray for peace “.

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There’s a curse working against Rivers state government House – Prophet Ikuru

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The prophetic hall of fame, prophet Godwin Ikuru of Jehovah Eye Salvation Ministry has hinted that there’s a curse that is lingering in the Rivers state government House which makes people recalcitrant and obstinate.

 

Speaking today in Ikeja, the prophet insisted that until the curse is broken there won’t be peace in River State ” who will ever imagine that Fubara would stand up to Wike the way he has done, it’s like a movie to a lot of people, there’s a curse working against Rivers state government House,Peter Odili had serious fight with Rotimi Amaechi, Rotimi Amaechi and Wike had serious war that claimed lives,now it’s Wike against his very loyal political son, Fubara; these things are not ordinary,curse is at work, you can imagine Fubara making plans to probe Wike’s administration instead of looking for a way to reconcile with his political father, something is responsible for this vindictive attitude “.

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He reiterated that the curse must be broken so that people can return to Rivers state ” as the prophet of the nation,I bound every blood sucking demon that has patterned  the River State government House in such a way that the predecessor and the successor must be in conflict so that blood can be shed, in the name of Jesus Christ,let peace return to Rivers state so that the people of the state can have joy once again”.

 

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Cheif of Naval Staff has been stupendous,Okwu is a jobless rascal,not a member of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo -Amb.Okoro

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By Collins Nkwocha

The DG of Importers Association of Nigeria Taskforce , IMAN,Amb.Chijioke Okoro John has slammed one Okwu Nnabuike who claims to be the president of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo Youths, calling for the removal of the Chief of Naval staff as a rascal who does not have a means of livelihood,who specialises in making unverifiable allegations in order to magnetise financial gain.

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Speaking yesterday in Abuja ,Amb.Okoro said “I’m the DG of IMAN taskforce and I have over three thousand members actively working in the field , adulterated and oil bunkering was very high before the appointment of the current Chief of Naval Staff,I can tell Nigerians with every certainty that he has worked assiduously to curtail the act in the Niger Delta region,the president,Bola Ahmed Tinubu should ignore him because he is not speaking for the Ohaneze Ndigbo”.

He maintained that there’s no name like Okwu Nnabuike as far the Ohaneze Ndigbo is concern “I challenge Okwu to call for a meeting of Igbo Youths,if he’s truly representing the Ohaneze Ndigbo,he only hides under the banner to level unverifiable allegations with the quest of being settled, financially, the president should know that he has a very reliable and competent Chief of Naval staff”.

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