Adams visits Aregbesola, Afenifere, backs restructuring

The Aare Ona Kakanfo-assign, Otunba Gani Adams, on Thursday announced that the different difficulties looked by the nation would persevere if the nation was not rebuilt.

Adams, who is additionally the national facilitator of the Odua Peoples Congress, said he had confidence in rebuilding and would keep on supporting the require a genuine federalism.

He talked with writers amid his visit to the pioneer of the container Yoruba socio-social association, Afenifere, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

He stated, "I trust that without rebuilding, Nigeria can't push ahead. I have been tuning in to a few people discussing established survey; what sort of audit would they say they are discussing? The constitution was composed by 26 armed force officers and when you see that constitution, you will realize that it is an extortion from the earliest starting point.

"The nation was so fortunate in 2014. Boss Olu Falae is the individual that drove us to speak to the South-West at the national confab. We prescribed 633 resolutions to advance this nation however I don't have the foggiest idea about the non-verbal communication of Mr. President that declined to actualize the result of that meeting.

"We are giving them two alternatives: we are not saying it is an absolute necessity for them to execute the 2014 national gathering; we say let us backpedal to the essentials. We have the alternative of consolidating the 1960 with 1963 constitutions so we can have genuine league that can without much of a stretch take care of the issues of the nation."

He said he went to the pioneers of the Afenifere gathering to look for the exhortation of the senior citizens of Yoruba arrive.

"I am here to pay tribute to them. You can't get to a position (of Aare Ona Kakanfo) like this without going by the Afenifere," he said.

In the interim, the Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has charged Adams not to utilize his new position to encourage war yet to advance local reconciliation.

Aregbesola gave this reprimand to Adams in Osogbo on Thursday when the new generalissimo went to him to welcome him to his introduction as the fifteenth Aare Ona Kakanfo on January 13.

He additionally encouraged the new Aare Ona Kakanfo to utilize his office to join the Yoruba race and to advance the way of life and the intrigue the general population.

"War is a negative wonder; it is ruinous, intense, and merciless and it should in this way not be advanced by anybody. It must be denounced, dismissed and disposed of.

"Along these lines, you are not the Aare Ona Kakanfo to look for war and you should not look for war. We are not along these lines praising you as the war general to hasten emergency yet your own general must advance peace, amicability, love and coordinated effort among the Yoruba individuals."

Adams had before said he chose to welcome Aregbesola on the grounds that he was a bona fide pioneer with extraordinary qualities.

He stated, "I am glad for you. I am glad to be related with you. You have done right by us. You have possessed the capacity to do much regardless of the unforgiving financial circumstance."