Prof Akintoye dissolves Ilana Exco, to rebrand group
The leader of Ilana Omo O’odua Prof Banji Akintoye has dissolved the Executive Council of the group.
The dissolution was with the consent of the stakeholders of the Yoruba self determination group.
The dissolution takes immediate effect.
In a statement on Monday the spokesperson Maxwell Adeleye said Akintoye dissolved the meeting while addressing the council.
Akintoye said a Worldwide Interim Management Council would be set up to rebrand the group.
“The Alana of ILANA OMO OODUA WORLDWIDE and Leader of Yoruba Nation Self-Determination Struggle, Professor Banji Akintoye has dissolved the World Executive Council of ILANA OMO OODUA with immediate effect.
Adeleye said “Addressing members of the Worldwide Executive Council at a meeting held today Monday 18th July, 2022, Akintoye announced that a Worldwide Interim Management Council shall be constituted shortly to retool, reinvent and rebrand the Apex Body of the YORUBA NATION AGITATION for the optimal gain of the YORUBA people.
He said further “Akintoye said the Interim Management Council will work with him to conduct a new election that will usher in a new Worldwide Executive Council.
He said “The dissolution, according to Akintoye, excludes the Ex-officios who are Homeland States and Diaspora Coordinators.
“Akintoye thanks the Members of the dissolved Executive Council for their contributions to the development of Yoruba Land and wish them best of luck in their future endeavours,”