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State of the Nation; Obasanjo, Aare Adams, Afenifere, others meet in Lagos




There was a meeting between Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and some Afenifere leaders on Wednesday, December 2nd in Lagos.

The reflector gathered that the meeting was held at the residence of Afenifere Leader, Pa. Ayo Adebanjo in Lekki, Lagos state.

Other yoruba leaders in attendance were the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, Afenifere National Publicity Secretary, Mr Yinka Odumakin and a few others.

According to Spokesman of Afenifere, Mr Yinka Odumakin, the meeting was to discuss the future of Yorubaland following the rising wave of insecurity in the country.

He said that the essence of the meeting was to also reconcile former President Obasanjo and Aare Onakakanfo.

“Thankfully, we have reconciled them and we also looked at other issues critical and germane to Yoruba interests within Nigeria, “he said.

At the meeting, it was also learnt that the Aare Ona kakanfo lamented the insecurity in Yorubaland, which he said threatens the livelihood of the people of the South-West.