Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been reportedly arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic by security operatives in the West African country.
President Muhammadu Buhari had earlier warned secessionist agitators to desist from causing violence and mentioned that he’ll not allow the country to be dismembered as it faces calls for secession. Sunday Igboho who has been declared wanted by the Department of State Services (DSS) secretly escaped to Benin Republic with the intention of traveling to an European country.
Sunday Igboho made two mistake that led to his arrest at the I’aéroport international Bernadin Gantin airport.
1) His first mistake was trying to use a Beninese passport to escape to another country, he could have just used his Nigerian passport and that wouldn’t have arouse any suspicion around him.
2) According to Leadership report, Sunday Igboho tried to escape but the police were able to grab him. Sunday Igboho should have just surrendered himself and alert his lawyers. Trying to escape from the police will make it seems like he has something he’s hiding. A lot of Nigerians has been reacting to the news of his arrest, see some reactions below;