*says he is not only his father, but father of all Yorubas
By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Yoruba rights activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo Igboho on Friday declared that he holds the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, in high esteem.
Chief Sunday Igboho in a statement by his media aide, Mr Dapo Salami in Ibadan said nobody must try to insinuate otherwise or that he, Sunday Igboho has any rift with the Ooni of Ife.
According to Sunday Igboho, Ooni Ogunwusi “is not only his father but also father of all Yorubas”, adding, ” there is no misunderstanding between him and the first class traditional ruler.”
“The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty is a great leader that has tried it alot in promoting peace and progress in the South West region of the country.There is no cause for any rift between me and my father. Members of the public should stop crying wolf where there is none”, he said.
The Yoruba activist added, “all of us know what is going on in Yorubaland. We are all stakeholders in this struggle. We cannot look on while Fulani herdsmen will constitute themselve as threats to our lives”.
“What I am saying is that I don’t have any issue with my father, the Ooni of Ife. He remains my father anyday. “
Chief Sunday Igboho then thanked all Yoruba leaders for their support in making sure that Yoruba land is peaceful.