Otunba Gani Adams, is the National coordinator of the factional Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC). His unwavering influence and massive followership in the south west region of Nigeria has given birth to the new Oodua Peoples Union (OPU), a new body being launched across the world.
Otunba Gani is a well decorated with many chieftaincy titles both home and abroad. The Arigidi-Akoko born, is set to add another feather to his already brimming hat.
happenings.com.ng gathered that Otunba Gani is set to be conferred with the highest title in Yoruba history ‘The Aare Ona Kankanfo’ (The Generalissimo of the Yoruba Race). The title was last occupied by late Billionaire business mogul and the winner of the annulled June 12 1993 presidential election, Kashimawo Moshood Abiola (MKO). The title has remained unclaimed for nineteen years, since the demise of MKO.
A source close to Otunba Gani disclosed to happenings.com.ng that, Otunba Gani Adams would soon be conferred with the title. However, before accepting to obey the clarion call, He was subjected through series of consultation with his family members and OPC union members before finally agreeing to take up the highly coveted Yoruba title. The title would be conferred on him by the Alafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III as the conferment ceremony date is yet to be disclosed.