Connect with us


Sunday still being held by Beninoise authority



Sunday Adeyemo Igboho
Spread the love

Contrary to our earlier reports that the Yoruba frontline agitator, Sunday Adeyemo has been released, it is confirmed that he’s being held by the Beninoise security operatives.

Sources available to CAPITAL POST on Wednesday morning indicated that Mr. Adeyemo who is popularly called ‘Igboho’ was arrested at the Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport on Monday night while attempting to escape to Germany after he was declared wanted by the Nigerian government.

Read Also:  Kogi Gov. condoles family of Vanguard Reporter, NUJ

Igboho’s residence in Ibadan was few weeks ago raided by operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) and stockpile of arms were alledgedly recovered.

Speaking in a zoom conversation organized by Heritage Multimedia TV, Professor Wale Adeniran dismissed such reports, stressing that Igboho is still being held by the Beninoise authorities.

Read Also:  Agrichainx unveils Tonto Dikeh as Brand Ambassador

Adeniran, a member of Ilana Omo Odua, umbrella body of Yoruba self-determination groups, revealed that his lawyer confirmed that the activist is still in custody.

“I have just spoken with his lawyer. The lawyer has visited the location where he (Igboho) is been held,” he said.

“He was not allowed to see him (Igboho) but they confirmed to him that they are holding him in that location.

Read Also:  Kano Hisbah warns against sharing of 'sinful photos' of Bayero's daughter's wedding

Also checks on the manifests of flights that left Benin on Tuesday
further showed thatr Sunday Adeyemo hasn’t left the country.


Contact Us:

  • Address: Address: 1st Floor,  Nwakpabi Plaza,  Suite 110, Waziri Ibrahim Crescent, Apo,  Abuja
  • Tel: +234 7036084449, +234 8066722600, +234 7012711701
  • Email:
  • Email:

Quick Links: