We are pursuing asylum for Igboho because of fear of association – Lawyers

  The legal team representing the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has moved to secure asylum for the activist rather than bail. Olasupo Ojo, the coordinating counsel for Igboho, had told The PUNCH that the legal team was considering different options to get him out of a detention facility in Cotonou without being extradited to Nigeria. Though he did not reveal the options, one of the lawyers told our correspondent on Monday that they were working on securing asylum, followed by bail option. He said the decision was reached after a meeting of the legal

Go to Top