Nigerian Yoruba separatist leader arrested in Benin

– – Nigeria’s Yoruba separatist leader Sunday Adeyemo has been arrested in Benin, after he was declared wanted for allegedly stockpiling arms. Mr Igboho was arrested by security forces at an airport in Benin’s capital, Cotonou. He was reportedly heading for Germany when he was arrested for repatriation. Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) announced that it was pursuing Mr Igboho after fleeing a raid on his residence. The DSS on July 1, 2021 raided Mr Igboho’s residence, two days after the activist called for anti-government protests. – – The agency said…

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