A group, the Grand Council of Yoruba Youths, will on September 23 mark the ninth edition of the Yoruba Youth Leadership Summit, to celebrate the Odu’a role models, under the chairmanship of Chief Reuben Fasoranti, the National Leader of Afenifere.
The event, which is dedicated to Ayo Fasanmi @ 94, will be conducted in Yoruba language. It holds at the Nelson Mandela Freedom Square, Osogbo, Osun State, by 11am.
The guest speakers are Oloye Lekan Alabi, Agba Akin Olubadan of lbadanland, Otunba Jumoke Ogunkeyede, (JMK), Chief Folasade Tinubu-Ojo, lyaloja General of Nigeria and Chief Yetunde Babajide, lyalode Ojodu, Berger, Lagos State.
Special Guest of Honour is Senator Ayo Fasanmi, National Leader, Afenifere Egbe llosiwaju Yoruba, while guests of honour are the executive governors from the Southwest.
Father and mother of the day are Oladosu Oladipo, the National Coordinator, Nigeria Next Level Forum and Iyalode Alaba Lawson, lyalode of Yorubaland.
Royal fathers of the Day are Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi lll, the Alaafin of Oyo and Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Enitan Ojaja ll, Ooni of lfe.
The Chief Host is Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola.
A keynote address will be delivered by lba Gani Adams, Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland.