• How Awolowo became the leader of Yoruba- Says Olusegun Osoba

    How Awolowo became the leader of Yoruba- Says Olusegun Osoba

    Former Governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, has countered claims made in ‘My Watch’, the book of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, where he stated that the Yoruba ethnic group never had a leader.

    In a recent interview with Vanguard Newspapers, Osoba said he was present on the day when the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, was elected as the leader of Yoruba.

    Osoba opposed the statement of Obasanjo, that Awolowo was supported to be Yoruba leader by only his supporters.
    He recanted the events […]