Southwest groups take demand for Oduduwa Republic to governors

Southwest groups take demand for Oduduwa Republic to governors

- A coalition of groups stormed the venue of a meeting of southwest governors on Thursday, September 7, to demand for Nigeria's breakup

- The groups want the establishment of Oduduwa Republic

- The governors, who met in Oyo, are also demanding for restructuring of the country

As governors in the southern part of Nigeria met in Ibadan, Oyo, to discuss the state of the nation, some groups took a protest to the venue of the meeting demanding that the region should break away from Nigeria.

Many of the protesters were armed with placards with inscriptions supporting the creation of an Oduduwa Republic which would take care of all the states in the southwest.

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It is not known how the protesters were addressed, but NAIJ.com reported that the governors demanded for restructuring of the country.

NAIJ.com earlier reported that amid agitation for Biafra Republic in the southeast, a southwest group, the Yoruba Liberation Command (YOLICOM), declared secession from Nigeria.

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The group which made the declaration in Lagos on Thursday, July 27, sought the creation of Oduduwa Republic.

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Source: Naija.ng

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