Twelve of Igboho’s aides were arrested on July 1, during the nocturnal raid of his Soka residence in Ibadan by security operatives.
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The group in a statement issued on Monday by its National Coordinator, Malam Abdullahi Ibrahim, condemned the ‘siege’ of criminals on Nigerians especially in the Northern parts of the country.
Paul Oduh, Deputy Director, Security Enforcement, Kwara State Command, gave the warning on Friday in Iloin.
This followed a report to the DSS after widespread false information fabricated by the sports ministry.
According to the the report, Igboho was arrested Monday night after being declared wanted in Nigeria by the DSS
Lawyer Aloy Ejimakor said on Monday that the DSS stopped Kanu from signing papers from the UK.
This was actually the dramatization of the earlier threat of President Muhammadu Buhari that he would “speak to” a section of the country “in the language they understand”.
IPOB Spokesman, Emma Powerful, made the allegation in a statement on Wednesday, calling for urgent intervention.
The organiser of the group, Damilare Adenola, disclosed this at a press briefing on Friday in Abuja
The traditional ruler made the appeal while receiving some residents, who were protesting against last Thursday’s raiding of Sunday Igboho’s house by the operatives of Department of State Services.
The protest was part of the agitation over the invasion of Igboho’s home by operatives of the Department of State Services
The agitators arrived Igboho’s Ibadan home in Soka area in their numbers, demanding for a better Nigeria
Some protesters defied warning not to stage the rally spearheaded by Yoruba cultural activist, Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho
The Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, Emma Powerful, issued the warning in a statement on Friday.
Igboho confirmed the decision to go ahead with the rally through his spokesman, Olayomi Koiki, in a Facebook Live broadcast on Friday
The spokesman of the Service, Dr. Peter Afunanya, made this known on Thursday when he paraded those arrested and items recovered
Justice Binta Nyako gave the order after counsel for the Attorney General of the Federation, Shuaibu Labaran, told the court that the defendant, who jumped bail, had been arrested and produced in court
Kanu, who was brought to the court amidst tight security, arrived at the court at about 1:40pm
The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Oguwike Nwachuku, disclosed this in a statement in Owerri on Thursday
The operatives, who arrived at the ground on Sunday to deliver the letter of invitation, did not meet the fiery priest at the church premises.