Tag: Odumakin

Emotions as Odumakin buried in blaze of glory

Yinka odumakin*Here lies Yinka that was speaking for Yoruba, Nigeria – Joe, widow*Adebanjo: Deceased spoke truth to power despite odds*Fayemi: He was unapologetic...

Echoes of restructuring, good governance pulsating as nation bids Odumakin farewell

As the Yoruba Nation and indeed other nationalities converged on Osun State yesterday to pay the last respect to late activist and human...

Gbaja, Sanwo-Olu, Adebanjo, others eulogise Odumakin

By Olayinka AjayiNOTABLE Nigerians, including Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila; Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu; former Ondo State governor Dr. Olusegun...

Yinka Odumakin: Fearless activist now rests – Gov Fayemi

Yinka OdumakinWith the demise of Yinka Odunmakin, Nigeria lost one of her most courageous and patriotic citizens, and the Yoruba nation lost an...

Odumakin: Too cruel a sting

Yinka OdumakinBy Sola LawalThis is one death too many, Yinka. How fate played a rude one on us! You left at 55. You...

Odumakin died fighting for masses, better Nigeria, say Amosun, others

Yinka OdumakinSome former state governors on Thursday said that late Yinka Odunmakin died fighting for the masses and a better Nigeria.Former Govs. Ibikunle...

Odumakin, man of courage, integrity, truth, says Gbajabiamila

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday described the late activist, Yinka Odumakin, as a man of courage, integrity and truth. Gbajabiamila...

PHOTOS: Funeral service for late Yinka Odumakin

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Igbo, Yoruba leaders pay condolence visits to Odumakin, Chukwuma families

From left: Mr Greg Muonyililo, Lady Onyeka Onwenu, Amb Folake Marcus Bello, Mrs Modupe Adesanya-Adelaja, Mrs Josephine Chukwuma(the widow), Sen Chris Anyanwu, Prof...

Yinka Odumakin: A life of critical activism

SHOCK and an outpouring of grief were the immediate responses by many Nigerians to the death of Comrade Peter Oluyinka Odumakin, a democracy...

Yinka Odumakin to be buried April 24

Yinka OdumakinDr Joe Okei-Odumakin, says the body of her husband, late Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, will be laid to rest on Saturday, April...

Yinka Odumakin: Transition announcement | NewsBreakers

Monday, April 12, 2021The family of the late activist and Afenifere spokesman, Comrade Yinka Odumakin, on Monday announced the order of his funeral...

How Yinka Odumakin attended to Yoruba issues on sick bed –...

By Kennedy MbeleAt the main gate of the popular Omole Estate, Ojodu, Lagos hung a portrait of the frontline human rights activist, Yinka...

Yinka Odumakin died planning a new Nigeria built on equity –...

Joe Okei-Odumakin…Says he fought many battles…‘We thought Covid was going to be another passing moment’…Relives sad moment news of death was broken to...

Yinka Odumakin & Innocent Chukwuma: Indelible footprints of two revolutionary fighters

By Lanre ArogundadeThe demise of Yinka and Innocent within twenty four hours of each other last weekend was a double blow for Nigeria’s...