After six hours of hearing, Benin Court ordered release of wife, remand Sunday Igboho in prison

The court at  Cour De’appal De Cotonou, Benin Republic had remanded Yoruba Nation Agitator, Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a Sunday Igboho at his first hearing

In the hearing case against the activist which lasted for more than six hours on Thursday, the court ordered the release of Igboho’s wife, Ropo, while the activist was returned to cell.

Igboho, who was arrested at Cadjèhoun Airport in Cotonou on Monday night, is being tried for immigration-related offences.

The sessions started at 10am and ended at about 8pm, but there were intermittent breaks during the hearing.

The hearing was adjourned till Friday, but it was gathered that the court might not sit today (Friday).

This development was made known to the newsmen through the legal team of Igboho, Pelumi Olajengbesi who also said the team was hopeful that the court would grant bail to Igboho

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