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Court again orders DSS not to arrest Sunday Igboho, adjourns N500bn suit till September 17

An Oyo State High Court has again ordered the extension of the injunction order barring the Attorney General of the Federation, the Department of State Service (DSS) and their agents from arresting Yoruba nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho. Justice Oladiran Akintola stated this while adjourning[Read More…]

JUST IN: Court stops DSS from arresting Igboho

A High Court in Oyo State has granted an ex-parte motion restraining the Department of State Security (DSS) from arresting, and blocking bank accounts of  Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho.  Justice Ladiean Akintola gave the order following an ex-parte motion moved by his lawyer Chief Yomi Aliu (SAN)[Read More…]

Sunday Igboho has been transferred to a new detention facility in Benin Republic

Cour D’Appel De Cotonou has ordered that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho, should be be transferred to another detention facility. This is following his lawyers complaints that his fundamental human rights were being abused. Ibrahim Salami, one of the lawyers of Sunday Igboho based in Cotonou, the leg chain and[Read More…]

‘Sunday Igboho’s trial should be in Nigeria’ – Sarkin Fulani insists

The Sarkin Fulani of Igangan in Oyo State, Alh Salihu AbdulKadir, has called for the extradition of the Yoruba Nation’s agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, a.k.a Sunday Igboho, from Benin Republic to Nigeria. AbdulKadir who spoke in Ilorin, Kwara State, said that Igboho’s extradition became necessary since the offences allegedly committed by[Read More…]

Sunday Igboho: Security Agencies Obtain Dozens of ‘Exclusive’ Videos for Trial

There are indications that the Federal Government is assembling critical evidence that will make the trial of Yoruba secessionist leader Sunday Igboho smooth sailing following his arrest and detention by the government of the Benin Republic. Among the critical pieces of evidence are dozens of ‘exclusive’ videos where Igboho allegedly issued[Read More…]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu breaks silence on Sunday Igboho’s arrest

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stated that people are ” working behind the scenes”  concerning the arrest and trial of Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho. Igboho, a Yoruba Nation agitator was arrested few days ago in Cotonou by the International Criminal Police[Read More…]

Sunday Igboho’s wife released as extradition hearing continues today

Ropo Adeyemo, the wife of Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has regained her freedom after spending three nights in custody with her husband. She regained her freedom after the Cour D’Appel De Cotonou, the Republic of Benin, heard the extradition involving her and her husband on Thursday. The[Read More…]

Breaking: Sunday Igboho arrives Cotonou court

Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, has arrived Cour De’appal De Cotonou, a court in Benin Republic. Igboho, a Yoruba Nation agitator was arrested few days ago in Cotonou by the International Criminal Police Organisation. Reports have it that he would be tried for immigration-related offences. Igboho’s lawyer, Yomi Alliyu (SAN),[Read More…]

‘Sunday Igboho might be killed if extradited to Nigeria’ – Lawyer says

Lawyer to Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo also known as Sunday Igboho, Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN), has asked the authorities of Benin Republic not to release his client to Nigeria because he won’t get justice from the government. He made the assertion on Tuesday while speaking to journalists about Igboho’s arrest.[Read More…]

‘Grant Igboho amnesty, just as some Boko Haram insurgents were given amnesty’ Oyo Former Governor asks Buhari

A former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, has cautioned the Buhari administration on the arrest of two prominent southern independence activists – Chief Sunday “Igboho” Adeyemo and Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) leader Nnamdi Kanu. He advised the Federal Government to grant amnesty to Igboho and Kanu as it[Read More…]