Verbal war between Chiefs Bisi Akande, Ayo Adebanjo: Yoruba elders to intervene

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How I built my Lekki house ― Ayo Adebanjo

How I built my Lekki house ― Ayo Adebanjo

*Say it’s unnecessary diversion from our pursuit

*We can’t allow personal interest to override Yoruba agenda

By Dayo Johnson, Shina Abubakar, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Deola Badru & Sola lshola

Chief Bisi Akande, former governor of Osun state and former National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, and Chief Ayo Adebanjo, leader of pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere are both leading lights of Yoruba ethnic race. Alongside other Yoruba activists, they’ve been in the forefront in the struggle to have a better deal for their people, though they may not belong to the same group. A verbal war has however ensued between the two elder statesmen.

Last week, Chief Akande stirred the hornets nest at the launch of his autobiography, “My Participations,” where he accused Chief Adebanjo of pestering Senator Bola Tinubu to build a house for him in Lekki where he now resides. In his response, Chief Adebanjo denied that his Lekki house was built for him by Tinubu…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper