YINKA ODUMAKIN: “EVERYBODY GET E OWN WAKA”

By Tunde Alabi-Hundeyin Dudu. Abuja airport. 2010. I was sitting by a bar nursing a bottle of soda and fuming. My flight has just been postponed. An un identified call came in. I picked and shouted a rude yes into the phone. Then the voice said I’m looking at you . Can I approach? I said who’s this ? He said you’ll see. Then he came out of the crowd . He stretched his hand and said I’m Yinka Odumakin. I said it’s an insult to introduce yourself. Who does…

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AFENIFERE CHIEFTAIN, YINKA ODUMAKIN IS DEAD

The spokesman of the Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, has died. Reports say he died from complications from Covid-19 after a serious health battle. Odumakin was said to have been battling ill health at the LASUTH Covid Isolation Centre before he succumbed to death. The reports say Odumakin had lung surgery before he was put on a ventilator. His condition reportedly took a turn for the worse last week.

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