Yoruba kings in Benin Republic meet over Igboho

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Yoruba kings in Benin Republic are meeting currently meeting in Adjohoun, a town over 60 kilometres away from Cotonou, discuss the arrest and prosecution Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Igboho.

Kings and chiefs Yoruba origin, who believe they are brothers with Sunday Adeyemo, who was recently arrested in Cotonou, are seeking ways help the activist who is wanted in Nigeria.

TheCable can confirm that one the kings present is Alajashe of Ajase from Port Novo, alongside his counterpart from Seme.

The kings are being hosted by Alajohoun Adjohoun in his palace, tens of kilometres away from Port Novo.

The court appeal sitting in Cotonou will continue hearing the case by the Federal Government of against Igboho, who has been held in Benin for nearly seven days.

Igboho’s lawyers are confident that under the law, it will be difficult extradite Igboho back to Nigeria, but a political outcome was not out the question, and that may be beyond them.