Ilana Omo Oodua Worldwide, the apex body of the Yoruba self-determination struggle, plans to launch a radio station on January 1, 2023.
The group announced on Thursday that it would officially launch Radio Ijangbara as the struggle’s broadcast radio on January 1, 2023.
This was announced by Ilana Omo Oodua in a statement signed by its Chairman and General Secretary, Wale Adeniran and Tunde Amusat, respectively.
The group revealed that the online radio station would broadcast from Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
According to the statement, the radio will benefit the Yoruba self-determination struggle both within and outside of Nigeria.
The statement reads;
Everyone can listen to the radio through its website, www.ijangbararadio.com, and the mobile application of the radio can be downloaded via Google play store.
We are inviting all Yoruba self-determination activists to the launching and formal unveiling of Ijangbara Radio on January 1, 2023. This radio is being donated by Ilana Omo Oodua, being the apex body, to serve as the official broadcast radio of the Yoruba self-determination struggle.”
The group also announced the appointment of an Ado-Ekiti-based medical doctor, Adebayo Orire, and a former Chairman of Kajola Local Government Area of Oyo State, Alhaji Alli Oyedeji, as patrons.
The statement added, “Both Orire and Oyedeji shall work with the worldwide executive council of Ilana Omo Oodua to ensure that its aims and objectives are actualised, impeccably.