Yinka Odumakin

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Yinka Odumakin said : “The registration of migrants will not force the government to enforce the law against criminal herdsmen/terrorists, which the government is not doing at the moment. The exercise cannot make the government to stop acting as the media office of Miyetti Allah. There is no level of registration that will make Nigeria a safe place if the government is not run to protect all citizens as against special interests,” External link

thesourceng Friday, May 21, 2021 11:51:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “give honour to whom it is due,” External link

dailytimes-NG Saturday, April 24, 2021 10:22:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We had thought that if he comes to power, things would improve,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, April 9, 2021 6:13:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Gani Fawehinmi ) : “I had read the name in the newspapers before then but I thought the person was a man. Two persons and I were picked alongside Chief Gani Fawehinmi at a rally in Lagos and taken to the same facility. When we saw her there, Chief stopped and greeted her and asked if I knew her. I said no. He then introduced us and I told him that I thought she was a man. That was our first contact and we thereafter became comrades and later friends. The rest as they say is history,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, April 6, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin told : “For every dart of lie you guys throw in my direction, I will return 10 bombs of truth,” External link

dailytrust Saturday, April 3, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The registration of migrants will not force the government to enforce the law against criminal herdsmen/terrorists, which the government is not doing at the moment. The exercise cannot make the government to stop acting as the media office of Miyetti Allah. There is no level of registration that will make Nigeria a safe place if the government is not run to protect all citizens as against special interests,” External link

thesourceng Sunday, March 21, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We were not shocked that but for the intervention by the leadership in Oyo state, the police would have gone after the OPC boys instead of taking the criminal from them and do the needful. Nigeria is going nowhere with a security network that shuns federalism,” External link

authorityngr Monday, March 8, 2021 7:24:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin added : “So the question to ask the Nigeria unjust system is if it was a Yoruba vs Yoruba crisis, where then is the case of the Hausa-Fulani who have been accused by the Yoruba of attacking them and which the FG had allegedly agreed to compensate with billions of Naira,” External link

dailytrust Friday, March 5, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is a blockade done by blockheads whose brains cannot understand what will happen to them if the South decides to shut them off essentials from this area” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, March 2, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Benin Republic ) : “We have neighbours who are peaceful in Benin Republic, Togo, and other places that we can buy things from. They can’t threaten us with anything such as withdrawal of item” External link

dailypost Tuesday, March 2, 2021 8:26:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The Police and security agents waylaid Sunday Igboho on his way to Lagos for a meeting. It was more of a skirmish and it was out of it” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 26, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “They are overreaching themselves talking like colonial masters. We are not slaves to them; we have to solve these issues once and for all” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 26, 2021 9:52:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “There is no clash but terror from herders. The way out is for government to become governmental or for the people to fight back as the Minister of Defence has advised. But enough is enough!” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:35:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The troublers of Nigeria are no longer hiding as they are now on their next level with undisguised war they have declared against non Fulani of Nigeria,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, February 24, 2021 2:08:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “With this, this is the beginning of the end of their kidnap in Yorubaland,” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Olu Falae ) : “When they started with the kidnapping process, they started with Olu Falae, a prominent leader in Akure. Whether deliberately or intentionally, this is clearly a declaration of war on the Yoruba. They shall hear from the Yoruba nation” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “When she got to Ore, shortly as she was to hit the express, Fulani herdsmen emerged from the bush, started shooting at her car, maybe they wanted to kidnap her or not, shot at her car and she died from gunshot while her maid who was with her in the car sustained gunshot injury” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are not impressed with that deception. To defend ourselves with bare hands against AK47? When the people are ready, they will see” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, February 20, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are not impressed with that deception. To defend ourselves with bare hands against AK47? When the people are ready, they will see” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 20, 2021 9:15:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Wole Soyinka ) : “The Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, is (well-) known. You cannot say that he is beating the drum of war or he is an alarmist. ” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, February 9, 2021 9:27:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The adamant and persistent attacks by herdsmen on Yorubaland are clearly a grand war on the Yoruba nation, and it’s only the ostriches that would bury their heads in the sand at the moment. War is at our door” External link

vanguardngr Monday, February 8, 2021 11:16:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Is it not the same police force? Are there no colleagues of him who can take over the position and continue from where he stops? For us, it’s nepotism, naked nepotism,” External link

dailytrust Friday, February 5, 2021 9:02:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “This is insulting from these internal colonizers who are behaving as if they have conquered the rest of us. Are they giving the cows to us free and not selling them? Why should it be the business of South-West governors to give ranches to private business?” External link

vanguardngr Friday, January 29, 2021 8:01:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “He has not done a special favour to make us jump in joy. The nepotic way he has handled the security sector has created damage that will take a lot of time to repair if we shall ever be able” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, January 27, 2021 10:11:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The long delay in removing the former Service Chiefs was a great impunity that their eventual removal at this time cannot pay for as there is little redemption in the belated action. There was no national interest or patriotic reason to hold on to failures for that long,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is barbaric and we wait to see what the double-standard Nigerian state will do over the arson and those behind it. It is high time this government behaves like a government for all. We strongly condemn the attack” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2:34:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are miffed that a body like ACF that has never shown any remorse over the killing of our people can open their mouths anyhow now because there are consequences for the irresponsible actions of their people ,” External link

pulse Saturday, January 23, 2021 9:14:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The intervention by what we mistakenly call the Federal Government of Nigeria on behalf of marauding Fulanis in Ondo State against the lawful government in that state did not come to Afenifere as a surprise as it is in line with the non-pretence by this regime that it represents only Fulani interests against those of Yoruba, Igbo, Junkun, Ijaw and other tribes in Nigeria,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:14:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Throughout all their consultations, there was no consultation with Afenifere, neither was there any formal invitation. Our leader (Pa Fasoranti) just saw the invitation addressed to him without any discussion with him. Neither Afenifere nor any of our leaders will be at the summit” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, January 20, 2021 10:08:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Sunday Igboho is a private citizen and has no power to expel other citizens, though we understand his pains at the atrocious ways of the Fulani herders” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 19, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Rotimi Akeredolu ) : “Governor Akeredolu has spoken and acted responsibly, as no responsible governor should tolerate what the herdsmen are doing. There is the urgent need, at this point, for national leadership to rein in the herdsmen so they don’t bring the country down and we are unable to save the polity” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 19, 2021 9:46:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : "There is no doubt that they (Fulani) are not up to any good, especially coming after the insult by Miyetti Allah that they want to be part of Amotekun. We can only pray that God will take us through this evil season of Fulani dominion" External link

allafrica Friday, January 15, 2021 12:20:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “There is no doubt that they (Fulani) are not up to any good, especially coming after the insult by Miyetti Allah that they want to be part of Amotekun. We can only pray that God will take us through this evil season of Fulani dominion” External link

vanguardngr Friday, January 15, 2021 10:41:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why don’t they ask for them to come and mount traditional stools in Yorubaland? These people are climbing over the leaves of the tree in their unbridled ambition” External link

saharareporters Tuesday, January 12, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why don’t they ask for them to come and mount traditional stools in Yorubaland? These people are climbing over the leaves of the tree in their unbridled ambition” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Financial Times is not making news as Nigeria has tottered on the brink of failure for a long time. There is total dearth of leadership to put the country back. All the ingredients of failure abide with us permanently” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Kankara Boys: Now Nigeria is finished,” External link

dailypost Friday, December 18, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Kayode Fayemi ) : “As chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Dr. Kayode Feyemu is not a frivolous flippant person. Kidnapping is all around us in the South West, he is only saying the obvious and sad reality. No lie can change that” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:07:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Amotekun is inchoate as it was not fully formed before the dysfunctional Nigerian stars threw spanner in the works. It only confirms Afenifere’s take that Amotekun is only a stop-gap on the way to having state police” External link

onlinenigeria Monday, November 30, 2020 4:10:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “The fluidity of the politicians shows that there is no ideology or value in our politics any more. The parties are only platforms for elections and nothing more. For as long as the politicians have their bread buttered, they can sleep as PDP and wake up as APC” External link

vanguardngr Friday, November 27, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “It is too early for Buhari” External link

vanguardngr Sunday, October 25, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We must ensure that we separate politics from governance,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, September 30, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC to be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

leadership Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC to be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

pulse Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:24:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The bill will never pass because those behind it have no good intention. All sections of Nigeria that they want to colonise will reject it and they will have to conquer them to have this domination,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:33:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We commend the US for dealing with anti-democratic elements in Nigeria like Oshiomhole, Ganduje, Bello and el-Rufai. It is a good caution to those who rig elections. It is a good step by the US to help strengthen Nigeria’s democracy. They will know that, at least, if there are no consequences within Nigeria, consequences are waiting for them in other parts of the world” External link

dailytimes-NG Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why do we have a government that laments like every man on the street? The reason they are the government is to see problem and solve it but this government opens the book of lamentations all the time” External link

vanguardngr Friday, September 11, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We advise the Federal Government to continue patching its failed spots of the security architecture and allow regions freer hands to run their initiatives,” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, August 27, 2020 3:01:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is a statement that makes no sense at all. Amotekun came up as a result of failure of single policing. How do you subsume the solution under what has failed?” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Once politicians find some shortcuts to power, they will overuse it. The court has become one of the tools of hijacking power and the politicians are using it to the hilt. Until we carry out major surgery in the country, we are not going to get out of it” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, August 19, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The issue is not about money but getting to the root cause of the problem. Nigeria is in crisis. We need to deal with the insecurity crisis going on in the country. The governors say they want a bailout but Nigeria is in a crisis situation at the moment” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 13, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin argued : “Power should come to the south. We believe all sections have competent people. Unless we restructure you can’t stop the rotation of power,” External link

leadership Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We take the alert seriously and more so that we don’t have a coordinated government we can trust with the security of the land” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, August 8, 2020 1:48:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We take the alert seriously and more so that we don’t have a coordinated government we can trust with the security of the land” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:24:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Banji Akintoye ) : “Prof. Akintoye is not the leader of the Yoruba. He is the leader of the Yoruba World Congress (YWC). The Yoruba do not have any leader for now” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT



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Jimi Agbaje wrote ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He told me I was free to sack him but assured me that even if I did, he would not work with Asiwaju. I want to believe that was the first major fallout Yinka had with Asiwaju. Yinka gave his ALL to that campaign and I never had any reason to doubt his commitment, loyalty, and financial transparency,” External link

saharareporters Monday, June 21, 2021 9:40:00 PM EAT

Jimi Agbaje wrote ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He told me I was free to sack him but assured me that even if I did, he would not work with Asiwaju. I want to believe that was the first major fall out Yinka had with Asiwaju. Yinka gave his ALL to that campaign and I never had any reason to doubt his commitment, loyalty and financial transparency” External link

dailypost Sunday, June 20, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Femi Gbajabiamila said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I never knew Yinka at close range, but my knowledge of him from a distance was that of admiration. He was a man who has been through the vicissitudes and came out unscathed. It was not about school or circumstances of life, but his service” External link

onlinenigeria Friday, April 23, 2021 2:05:00 PM EAT

John Nwodo said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “When you live in a country where your children are living below standard and you keep quiet, you are not Yinka, when you are afraid to speak about oppression, you are not Yinka, when you live in a country where an election is rigged without speaking, you are not Yinka. Each of us should take upon a touch of what Yinka stood for” External link

onlinenigeria Friday, April 23, 2021 2:05:00 PM EAT

Ibikunle Amosun said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I can assure you that all that Yinka fought for will come to pass one day. Yinka, Adieu, friend of the masses and friend of Nigeria,” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 10:44:00 AM EAT

Femi Gbajabiamila said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I never knew Yinka at close range, but my knowledge of him from a distance was that of admiration. He was a man who has been through the vicissitudes and came out unscathed. It was not about school or circumstances of life, but his service” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

John Nwodo said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “When you live in a country where your children are living below standard and you keep quiet, you are not Yinka, when you are afraid to speak about oppression, you are not Yinka, when you live in a country where an election is rigged without speaking, you are not Yinka. Each of us should take upon a touch of what Yinka stood for” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

Ibikunle Amosun said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I can assure you that all that Yinka fought for will come to pass one day. Yinka, Adieu, friend of the masses and friend of Nigeria,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, April 23, 2021 8:30:00 AM EAT

Femi Falana added ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “To honour him is to rededicate ourselves to make this nation a better one, to be more committed to the struggle Yinka Odumakin fought for,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Peter Obi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “We all know what Yinka stood for, what he has been doing is fighting for what is important, what is important to us is to continue the fight,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Olusegun Mimiko said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He was an activist who stood by what he believed in, and remained committed to it till he get it. What Yinka stood for is restructuring of Nigeria and that will be realised, it cannot be wished away,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Joe Okei Odumakin said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : ”What Yinka will want to see is for us to remain focused and committed. Some of the things he could not achieve like restructuring of Nigeria and a lot of things that he could not do, he will be happy if he sees us doing a lot more better. Yinka lives on,” External link

pulse Monday, April 19, 2021 6:45:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “Yinka and Inno will both be deeply missed. May their souls rest well,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, April 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “This is a very sad day. The Yoruba and indeed Nigeria have lost an illustrious son, a voice for the voiceless, a fearless and dogged fighter, and a leader who loved and served his people passionately. For me, Yinka’s death is a personal loss. He was not just my comrade in the democratic struggle, he was a brother and friend. He was firm in his conviction, focused and progressive-minded. Even when we disagreed, he was never disagreeable,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, April 4, 2021 1:24:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “This is a very sad day. The Yorubas and indeed Nigeria have lost an illustrious son, a voice for the voiceless, a fearless and dogged fighter, and a leader who loved and served his people passionately. For me, Yinka’s death is a personal loss. He was not just my comrade in the democratic struggle, he was a brother and friend. He was firm in his conviction, focused and progressive-minded. Even when we disagreed, he was never disagreeable.” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Taofik Gani said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “A rare breed, Odumakin will be missed. We hope the nation can have many of his kind to replace the vacuum created by his death,” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:55:00 PM EAT

Ayodele Fayose said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “My prayers are with his wife, children and the leadership of Afenifere at this difficult time. May the soul of Yinka Rest In Peace,” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:24:00 PM EAT

Ayodele Fayose said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “My prayers are with his wife, children and the leadership of Afenifere at this difficult time. May the soul of Yinka Rest In Peace,” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:24:00 PM EAT

Dino Melaye said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “Egbon Yinka as l fondly call you. So you are truly gone!!! We lost a great voice and true Odua. What an empty world we have here. So sad that good people die while their tormentor are still living. Good night egbon Yinka. Aluta continua…,” External link

leadership Saturday, April 3, 2021 4:33:00 PM EAT

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Yinka Odumakin

Last updated on 2013-10-01T12:40+0300.

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Yinka Odumakin said : “The registration of migrants will not force the government to enforce the law against criminal herdsmen/terrorists, which the government is not doing at the moment. The exercise cannot make the government to stop acting as the media office of Miyetti Allah. There is no level of registration that will make Nigeria a safe place if the government is not run to protect all citizens as against special interests,” External link

thesourceng Friday, May 21, 2021 11:51:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “give honour to whom it is due,” External link

dailytimes-NG Saturday, April 24, 2021 10:22:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We had thought that if he comes to power, things would improve,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, April 9, 2021 6:13:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Gani Fawehinmi ) : “I had read the name in the newspapers before then but I thought the person was a man. Two persons and I were picked alongside Chief Gani Fawehinmi at a rally in Lagos and taken to the same facility. When we saw her there, Chief stopped and greeted her and asked if I knew her. I said no. He then introduced us and I told him that I thought she was a man. That was our first contact and we thereafter became comrades and later friends. The rest as they say is history,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, April 6, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin told : “For every dart of lie you guys throw in my direction, I will return 10 bombs of truth,” External link

dailytrust Saturday, April 3, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The registration of migrants will not force the government to enforce the law against criminal herdsmen/terrorists, which the government is not doing at the moment. The exercise cannot make the government to stop acting as the media office of Miyetti Allah. There is no level of registration that will make Nigeria a safe place if the government is not run to protect all citizens as against special interests,” External link

thesourceng Sunday, March 21, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We were not shocked that but for the intervention by the leadership in Oyo state, the police would have gone after the OPC boys instead of taking the criminal from them and do the needful. Nigeria is going nowhere with a security network that shuns federalism,” External link

authorityngr Monday, March 8, 2021 7:24:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin added : “So the question to ask the Nigeria unjust system is if it was a Yoruba vs Yoruba crisis, where then is the case of the Hausa-Fulani who have been accused by the Yoruba of attacking them and which the FG had allegedly agreed to compensate with billions of Naira,” External link

dailytrust Friday, March 5, 2021 9:06:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is a blockade done by blockheads whose brains cannot understand what will happen to them if the South decides to shut them off essentials from this area” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, March 2, 2021 1:10:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Benin Republic ) : “We have neighbours who are peaceful in Benin Republic, Togo, and other places that we can buy things from. They can’t threaten us with anything such as withdrawal of item” External link

dailypost Tuesday, March 2, 2021 8:26:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The Police and security agents waylaid Sunday Igboho on his way to Lagos for a meeting. It was more of a skirmish and it was out of it” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 26, 2021 11:09:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “They are overreaching themselves talking like colonial masters. We are not slaves to them; we have to solve these issues once and for all” External link

vanguardngr Friday, February 26, 2021 9:52:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “There is no clash but terror from herders. The way out is for government to become governmental or for the people to fight back as the Minister of Defence has advised. But enough is enough!” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, February 25, 2021 2:35:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The troublers of Nigeria are no longer hiding as they are now on their next level with undisguised war they have declared against non Fulani of Nigeria,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, February 24, 2021 2:08:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “With this, this is the beginning of the end of their kidnap in Yorubaland,” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Olu Falae ) : “When they started with the kidnapping process, they started with Olu Falae, a prominent leader in Akure. Whether deliberately or intentionally, this is clearly a declaration of war on the Yoruba. They shall hear from the Yoruba nation” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “When she got to Ore, shortly as she was to hit the express, Fulani herdsmen emerged from the bush, started shooting at her car, maybe they wanted to kidnap her or not, shot at her car and she died from gunshot while her maid who was with her in the car sustained gunshot injury” External link

thesourceng Monday, February 22, 2021 1:23:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are not impressed with that deception. To defend ourselves with bare hands against AK47? When the people are ready, they will see” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, February 20, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are not impressed with that deception. To defend ourselves with bare hands against AK47? When the people are ready, they will see” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 20, 2021 9:15:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Wole Soyinka ) : “The Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, is (well-) known. You cannot say that he is beating the drum of war or he is an alarmist. ” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, February 9, 2021 9:27:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The adamant and persistent attacks by herdsmen on Yorubaland are clearly a grand war on the Yoruba nation, and it’s only the ostriches that would bury their heads in the sand at the moment. War is at our door” External link

vanguardngr Monday, February 8, 2021 11:16:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Is it not the same police force? Are there no colleagues of him who can take over the position and continue from where he stops? For us, it’s nepotism, naked nepotism,” External link

dailytrust Friday, February 5, 2021 9:02:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “This is insulting from these internal colonizers who are behaving as if they have conquered the rest of us. Are they giving the cows to us free and not selling them? Why should it be the business of South-West governors to give ranches to private business?” External link

vanguardngr Friday, January 29, 2021 8:01:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “He has not done a special favour to make us jump in joy. The nepotic way he has handled the security sector has created damage that will take a lot of time to repair if we shall ever be able” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, January 27, 2021 10:11:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The long delay in removing the former Service Chiefs was a great impunity that their eventual removal at this time cannot pay for as there is little redemption in the belated action. There was no national interest or patriotic reason to hold on to failures for that long,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is barbaric and we wait to see what the double-standard Nigerian state will do over the arson and those behind it. It is high time this government behaves like a government for all. We strongly condemn the attack” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2:34:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We are miffed that a body like ACF that has never shown any remorse over the killing of our people can open their mouths anyhow now because there are consequences for the irresponsible actions of their people ,” External link

pulse Saturday, January 23, 2021 9:14:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The intervention by what we mistakenly call the Federal Government of Nigeria on behalf of marauding Fulanis in Ondo State against the lawful government in that state did not come to Afenifere as a surprise as it is in line with the non-pretence by this regime that it represents only Fulani interests against those of Yoruba, Igbo, Junkun, Ijaw and other tribes in Nigeria,” External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:14:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Throughout all their consultations, there was no consultation with Afenifere, neither was there any formal invitation. Our leader (Pa Fasoranti) just saw the invitation addressed to him without any discussion with him. Neither Afenifere nor any of our leaders will be at the summit” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, January 20, 2021 10:08:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Sunday Igboho is a private citizen and has no power to expel other citizens, though we understand his pains at the atrocious ways of the Fulani herders” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 19, 2021 9:27:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Rotimi Akeredolu ) : “Governor Akeredolu has spoken and acted responsibly, as no responsible governor should tolerate what the herdsmen are doing. There is the urgent need, at this point, for national leadership to rein in the herdsmen so they don’t bring the country down and we are unable to save the polity” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 19, 2021 9:46:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : "There is no doubt that they (Fulani) are not up to any good, especially coming after the insult by Miyetti Allah that they want to be part of Amotekun. We can only pray that God will take us through this evil season of Fulani dominion" External link

allafrica Friday, January 15, 2021 12:20:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “There is no doubt that they (Fulani) are not up to any good, especially coming after the insult by Miyetti Allah that they want to be part of Amotekun. We can only pray that God will take us through this evil season of Fulani dominion” External link

vanguardngr Friday, January 15, 2021 10:41:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why don’t they ask for them to come and mount traditional stools in Yorubaland? These people are climbing over the leaves of the tree in their unbridled ambition” External link

saharareporters Tuesday, January 12, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why don’t they ask for them to come and mount traditional stools in Yorubaland? These people are climbing over the leaves of the tree in their unbridled ambition” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Financial Times is not making news as Nigeria has tottered on the brink of failure for a long time. There is total dearth of leadership to put the country back. All the ingredients of failure abide with us permanently” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Kankara Boys: Now Nigeria is finished,” External link

dailypost Friday, December 18, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Kayode Fayemi ) : “As chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Dr. Kayode Feyemu is not a frivolous flippant person. Kidnapping is all around us in the South West, he is only saying the obvious and sad reality. No lie can change that” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:07:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Amotekun is inchoate as it was not fully formed before the dysfunctional Nigerian stars threw spanner in the works. It only confirms Afenifere’s take that Amotekun is only a stop-gap on the way to having state police” External link

onlinenigeria Monday, November 30, 2020 4:10:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “The fluidity of the politicians shows that there is no ideology or value in our politics any more. The parties are only platforms for elections and nothing more. For as long as the politicians have their bread buttered, they can sleep as PDP and wake up as APC” External link

vanguardngr Friday, November 27, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “It is too early for Buhari” External link

vanguardngr Sunday, October 25, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We must ensure that we separate politics from governance,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, September 30, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC to be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

leadership Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:41:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC to be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

pulse Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:24:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “I want to see INEC be able to conduct elections that all parties will be satisfied with and give them kudos over,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, September 23, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The bill will never pass because those behind it have no good intention. All sections of Nigeria that they want to colonise will reject it and they will have to conquer them to have this domination,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:33:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We commend the US for dealing with anti-democratic elements in Nigeria like Oshiomhole, Ganduje, Bello and el-Rufai. It is a good caution to those who rig elections. It is a good step by the US to help strengthen Nigeria’s democracy. They will know that, at least, if there are no consequences within Nigeria, consequences are waiting for them in other parts of the world” External link

dailytimes-NG Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Why do we have a government that laments like every man on the street? The reason they are the government is to see problem and solve it but this government opens the book of lamentations all the time” External link

vanguardngr Friday, September 11, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We advise the Federal Government to continue patching its failed spots of the security architecture and allow regions freer hands to run their initiatives,” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, August 27, 2020 3:01:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “It is a statement that makes no sense at all. Amotekun came up as a result of failure of single policing. How do you subsume the solution under what has failed?” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “Once politicians find some shortcuts to power, they will overuse it. The court has become one of the tools of hijacking power and the politicians are using it to the hilt. Until we carry out major surgery in the country, we are not going to get out of it” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, August 19, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “The issue is not about money but getting to the root cause of the problem. Nigeria is in crisis. We need to deal with the insecurity crisis going on in the country. The governors say they want a bailout but Nigeria is in a crisis situation at the moment” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 13, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin argued : “Power should come to the south. We believe all sections have competent people. Unless we restructure you can’t stop the rotation of power,” External link

leadership Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We take the alert seriously and more so that we don’t have a coordinated government we can trust with the security of the land” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, August 8, 2020 1:48:00 PM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said : “We take the alert seriously and more so that we don’t have a coordinated government we can trust with the security of the land” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:24:00 AM EAT

Yinka Odumakin said ( about Banji Akintoye ) : “Prof. Akintoye is not the leader of the Yoruba. He is the leader of the Yoruba World Congress (YWC). The Yoruba do not have any leader for now” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, July 23, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
chairman5.56%EN08/09/201709/08/2017
chief11.11%EN02/01/201701/02/2017
senator5.56%EN07/19/201619/07/2016
secretary16.67%EN10/01/201301/10/2013
spokesman38.89%EN05/31/201231/05/2012
portavoz11.11%ES04/21/201121/04/2011
porte-parole5.56%FR01/12/201012/01/2010
spokesperson5.56%EN08/03/200903/08/2009
Names Lang Count
Yinka OdumakinEN97.95%
Yinka OdumakinFR2.05%


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Jimi Agbaje wrote ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He told me I was free to sack him but assured me that even if I did, he would not work with Asiwaju. I want to believe that was the first major fallout Yinka had with Asiwaju. Yinka gave his ALL to that campaign and I never had any reason to doubt his commitment, loyalty, and financial transparency,” External link

saharareporters Monday, June 21, 2021 9:40:00 PM EAT

Jimi Agbaje wrote ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He told me I was free to sack him but assured me that even if I did, he would not work with Asiwaju. I want to believe that was the first major fall out Yinka had with Asiwaju. Yinka gave his ALL to that campaign and I never had any reason to doubt his commitment, loyalty and financial transparency” External link

dailypost Sunday, June 20, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Femi Gbajabiamila said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I never knew Yinka at close range, but my knowledge of him from a distance was that of admiration. He was a man who has been through the vicissitudes and came out unscathed. It was not about school or circumstances of life, but his service” External link

onlinenigeria Friday, April 23, 2021 2:05:00 PM EAT

John Nwodo said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “When you live in a country where your children are living below standard and you keep quiet, you are not Yinka, when you are afraid to speak about oppression, you are not Yinka, when you live in a country where an election is rigged without speaking, you are not Yinka. Each of us should take upon a touch of what Yinka stood for” External link

onlinenigeria Friday, April 23, 2021 2:05:00 PM EAT

Ibikunle Amosun said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I can assure you that all that Yinka fought for will come to pass one day. Yinka, Adieu, friend of the masses and friend of Nigeria,” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 10:44:00 AM EAT

Femi Gbajabiamila said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I never knew Yinka at close range, but my knowledge of him from a distance was that of admiration. He was a man who has been through the vicissitudes and came out unscathed. It was not about school or circumstances of life, but his service” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

John Nwodo said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “When you live in a country where your children are living below standard and you keep quiet, you are not Yinka, when you are afraid to speak about oppression, you are not Yinka, when you live in a country where an election is rigged without speaking, you are not Yinka. Each of us should take upon a touch of what Yinka stood for” External link

vanguardngr Friday, April 23, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

Ibikunle Amosun said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “I can assure you that all that Yinka fought for will come to pass one day. Yinka, Adieu, friend of the masses and friend of Nigeria,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, April 23, 2021 8:30:00 AM EAT

Femi Falana added ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “To honour him is to rededicate ourselves to make this nation a better one, to be more committed to the struggle Yinka Odumakin fought for,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Peter Obi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “We all know what Yinka stood for, what he has been doing is fighting for what is important, what is important to us is to continue the fight,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Olusegun Mimiko said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “He was an activist who stood by what he believed in, and remained committed to it till he get it. What Yinka stood for is restructuring of Nigeria and that will be realised, it cannot be wished away,” External link

leadership Thursday, April 22, 2021 11:17:00 PM EAT

Joe Okei Odumakin said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : ”What Yinka will want to see is for us to remain focused and committed. Some of the things he could not achieve like restructuring of Nigeria and a lot of things that he could not do, he will be happy if he sees us doing a lot more better. Yinka lives on,” External link

pulse Monday, April 19, 2021 6:45:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “Yinka and Inno will both be deeply missed. May their souls rest well,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, April 6, 2021 8:04:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “This is a very sad day. The Yoruba and indeed Nigeria have lost an illustrious son, a voice for the voiceless, a fearless and dogged fighter, and a leader who loved and served his people passionately. For me, Yinka’s death is a personal loss. He was not just my comrade in the democratic struggle, he was a brother and friend. He was firm in his conviction, focused and progressive-minded. Even when we disagreed, he was never disagreeable,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, April 4, 2021 1:24:00 PM EAT

Kayode Fayemi said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “This is a very sad day. The Yorubas and indeed Nigeria have lost an illustrious son, a voice for the voiceless, a fearless and dogged fighter, and a leader who loved and served his people passionately. For me, Yinka’s death is a personal loss. He was not just my comrade in the democratic struggle, he was a brother and friend. He was firm in his conviction, focused and progressive-minded. Even when we disagreed, he was never disagreeable.” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 10:01:00 PM EAT

Taofik Gani said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “A rare breed, Odumakin will be missed. We hope the nation can have many of his kind to replace the vacuum created by his death,” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:55:00 PM EAT

Ayodele Fayose said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “My prayers are with his wife, children and the leadership of Afenifere at this difficult time. May the soul of Yinka Rest In Peace,” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:24:00 PM EAT

Ayodele Fayose said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “My prayers are with his wife, children and the leadership of Afenifere at this difficult time. May the soul of Yinka Rest In Peace,” External link

dailypost Saturday, April 3, 2021 8:24:00 PM EAT

Dino Melaye said ( about Yinka Odumakin ) : “Egbon Yinka as l fondly call you. So you are truly gone!!! We lost a great voice and true Odua. What an empty world we have here. So sad that good people die while their tormentor are still living. Good night egbon Yinka. Aluta continua…,” External link

leadership Saturday, April 3, 2021 4:33:00 PM EAT