The Beninese court, Cour De’Appel De Cotonou has ordered the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho to remain in police custody pending further investigation.
The Court hearing which which ended at 11:20pm on monday came into a decision after a 13-hours hearing
The case was heard behind closed doors as the court limited attendance to lawyers, Igboho’s wife, Ropo, and a few others.
Journalists and Igboho’s supporters who thronged the court in the large numbers were denied access.
Igboho and his wife were arrested on Monday, July 19, 2021, by the International Criminal Police Organisation at the Cadjèhoun Airport in Cotonou, Republic of Benin on their way to Germany