Sunday Igboho return to cell in Cotonou

Sunday Igboho
Sunday Igboho

Sunday Igboho, a Yoruba Nation agitator, was returned to cell by the Court D’Apeal in Cotonou, Benin Republic, on Thursday night.

The court determined that Igboho should be sent to detention, according to a court official who talked with SaharaReporters.

The wife, who was also arraigned on Thursday, was released today evening, according to the official.

“They just finished from court. The wife is to be released this night and Sunday is to remain in custody. The matter was adjourned till Friday,” an official said.

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He is currently being tried for obtaining a Beninise passport without being a citizen.

The Court D’Appeal in Cotouno adjourned the case involving the Yoruba rights activist till Friday, July 23, 2021.

Recall that the Benin Republic police on Monday night arrested Igboho at Cardinal Bernardin International Airport in Cotonou, while trying to fly from the country to Germany.

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