Igboho remains in custody as Cotonou court adjourns hearing on his case


By Henry Okonkwo

Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been returned to the cell in Benin Republic.

The development followed the decision of the Court D’Appeal in Cotouno to adjourn the hearing on his extradition to Friday, July 23, 2021.

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Igboho’s wife, a German, who was arrested alongside her husband at an airport in Cotonou, Benin Republic, was, however, released.


It was gathered that there was uncertainty on Thursday evening when the hearing began at the Cour De’appal De Cotonou.

Igboho arrived at the court at about 5:00pm on Thursday.