Hope and optimism filled the air as the Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, inaugurated the Ondo state chapter, (The Ondo State Security Network Agency or OSSNA) of the South-West security network (WNSN) popularly known known as the Amotekun Corps in Akure the state capital. Inaugural batch of trained Amotekun corp members At the innaugural event … Continue reading See Pictures From The Launch & First Parade Of The Amotekun corp In Akure, Ondo State.
The Oodua conglomerate are the largest Cooperative Organisation in Nigeria with diverse business interests across the South West Region of Nigeria and headquarters in Ibadan. Businesses under their purview include companies engaged in Manufacring, Packaging, Hospitality, Travels and Tours, Corporate Security and Hygiene Services , Agriculture, Real estate, Oil and Gas as well as managing credit to Cooperators in both formal and informal sectors.
Oodua Nation is THE MANIFEST DESTINY of the YORUBA PEOPLE. It could be delayed, but not impeded. Its attainment could be slowed, but could not and would not be frustrated. With all the anticipated challenges of building a Nation, Oodua Republic would be a beauty to behold. It would be a seminal study in a positively deployed human capacity in competence and competition for greatness. It would be a perfect example of humaneness of man, the kindness of brotherliness and the affection of sisterliness. It would be an edification of citizenship and adulation of the citizenry. Our culture shall be decontaminated. Our age-long philosophy of cosmology shall take a pride of place. Our preeminent secularism shall be re-birthed and all creeds shall live in harmony. The Yoruba Language, when revived and refined, shall be a means and way of class as well as a tastely exudation of intellect and civility.
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.”