Lájorí: Ayé ń yípo, ìgbà ń yí padà: Fífi Ẹgbé̩ Ọmọ Yorùbá Ṣípò Alákitiyan Ìdúróṣinṣin Ipò Asaajú Ìran Yorùbá.
Theme: Changing world, changing times: positioning Ẹgbẹ́ Ọmọ Yorùbá for assuring Yorùbá ascendancy.”
BE PART OF HISTORY
Host: Egbe Omo Yoruba Baton Rouge
Place: Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge
Date: July 17 to 21, 2019
Egbe’s Silver Jubilee comes up July 2019. We have come a long way and therefore we want to celebrate this milestone by establishing enduring institutions for the preservation of Yoruba culture nay sustenance of our race. Oodua Complex/Ile Oodua – A self-sustaining edifice that will showcase Yoruba gifts-civilization – culture, language religion, music in all ramifications to the world through the Institutes of: Yoruba Academy of Art and Science, Yoruba Culture and Civilization. Other structures include; art Gallery, banquet halls, shopping plaza, boardrooms and guest rooms.
Ogun àwítẹ́lẹ̀, kìí pa arọ tí ó bá gbọ́n. It is high time Yoruba Development Fund (YDF), where whoever Yoruba blood is flowing through, contributes a yearly token to a dedicated account, managed by men and women imbued with omoluabi ethos and with foresight to plan for the next 50 years for omo Oodua, fund that can be handy in times of pàjáwìrì and future developments!
Convention Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Agba Akin Dipo Ogunrinde (Aare Egbe Isokan Yoruba, Washington DC)