FG orders DSS and Immigration to prevent Igboho from fleeing, claiming he intends to flee Nigeria.
According to the FG, Sunday Igboho’should be arrested wherever and whenever he is seen.’ As the whereabouts of Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, remain unknown following the bloody raid on his house, the Federal Government has directed security operatives to prevent him from fleeing the country. According to the FG, the embattled secessionist agitator is attempting to obtain a new passport in order to flee the country.
The government reportedly placed Igboho on the stop-list in order to facilitate his arrest. According to Punch, this was contained in a letter from the Nigeria Immigration Service dated July 9, 2021, and addressed to the Director General, Department of State. Services, the Inspector General of Police, and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency. The letter begins, “I am directed to request that you kindly place the above-named person on the stop-list.” According to reliable sources, Adeyemo is attempting to obtain a police extract and/or a court affidavit in order to obtain a new Nigerian passport, ostensibly to facilitate his escape from the country.
“In addition, he should be arrested wherever and whenever he is seen and referred to the Director-General, Department of State Services via letter no: S.605/A/246 dated 05 July 2021.”
Meanwhile, the International Criminal Court accepted a petition filed by Yoruba Nation activists against President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN; former Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai; and former Inspectors General of Police, Ibrahim Idris and Muhammed Adamu, on Tuesday.
The secessionists also accused Nigerian leaders and security chiefs of genocide and crimes against the Yoruba people of Ekiti, Oyo, Osun, Ondo, Ogun, Okun Land in Kogi, and Kwara states.