●Puts Activist On Stop-list
By Newsie Events Media:
Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, the Yoruba Nation agitator and activist’s name has been entered on stop-list by the Federal government as Nigerian security operatives nationwide have been alerted to stop him from leaving the country.
This was contained in a letter by the Nigeria Immigration Service dated July 9, 2021 and addressed to the Director-General, Department of State Services, DSS, the Inspector General of Police and the DG, National Intelligence Agency, NIA.
According to the letter, “credible intelligence revealed that Adeyemo is making efforts to obtain a police extract and/or court affidavit.”
The letter explained that obtaining a police extract or court affidavit was to enable Igboho get a new Nigerian passport and apparently to facilitate his escape out of the country. And as a result of this development, the government said it had at the moment, placed the activist on the stop-list to aid his arrest.
It therefore, directed all security agencies to arrest Igboho anywhere he is found.
DSS declared Igboho wanted on allegations of stockpiling arms to destabilise the country, which he has since denied.
However, his whereabouts remain unknown ever since his home was attacked by operatives of DSS and other security agencies, killing some of his aides and taken his wife and other family members away.
The NIS letter titled “Stop-listing of person: Adeyemo Sunday Adeniyi (aka Sunday Igboho), male, Nigerian, passport number A11613637, date of birth 10/10/1972’ was signed by Assistant Comptroller General of Immigration, Investigation and Compliance, A.B. Baba, on behalf of the Comptroller General and was copied to all zonal controllers and control posts nationwide.
“I am directed to request that you kindly place the above-named person on stop-list. Credible intelligence revealed that Adeyemo is making efforts to obtain a police extract and/or court affidavit to enable him to acquire a new Nigerian passport, apparently to facilitate his escape out of the country,” it reads.
“In addition, he should be arrested wherever and whenever sighted and referred to the Director-General, Department of State Services vide letter no: S.605/A/246 dated 05 July 2021.”
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