Amotekun is only a threat to wandering marauders, the murderous goon-squad and all kinds of assorted outlaws – Chief Olabode George

The security initiative of the six Southwest states that gave birth to a protective cordon codenamed Amotekun is largely a necessary and proactive response to the widening insecurity, the seemingly loose banditry and the marauding licentiousness that have ravaged virtually all parts of Yorubaland. The governors did not jump into the fray in some hurried…

Soyinka, Falana Back Operation Amotekun

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka and a human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) have defended the Operation Amotekun outfit launched last week by governors in the South West. Soyinka who spoke at a press conference at his Kongi’s Harvest Art Gallery, Freedom Park, Lagos on Wednesday said the outfit is legal and constitutional and if…