A collection of Yoruba groups under the umbrella of Assembly of all Yoruba Groups Worldwide, have set June 12, 2021 as a day of referendum for the entire Western region that makes up Yoruba nation.
After the meeting of which was held in Ibadan on Thursday, 25th March 2021, the groups spokesperson disclosed this as the outcome of the meeting.
In a communique read on behalf of the groups by Otunba Deji Osibogun,the outcome of the meeting of which was tagged”The Paramountcy of Yoruba Unity in Tackling The Insecurity Menace in Yorubaland”, they said the push for Yoruba self-determination is non-negotiable.
They noted various threats to security in Yoruba land, while charging Yoruba people, especially the elites, to return to protect their land,calling every House of Assembly in the South-West to pass a resolution on the state of insecurity in Yorubaland.
The groups which include,Yorubakoya and Soludero, called on members representing Yoruba constituencies in the Senate and House of Representatives,to move a motion on insecurity in Yorubaland within the next 90 days, precisely June 25.