Court restrains DSS, AGF from arresting Sunday Igboho

Sunday Igboho Adeyemo

An Oyo High Court on Wednesday restrained the Department of State Services and attorney general of the federation from arresting, intimidating, harassing, and blocking bank accounts of activist Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho.

Justice Ladiean Akintola gave the ruling in an ex-parte motion filed by the activist’s lawyer Yomi Aliu.

“The court has ordered that he must not be arrested, detained, killed in the next 14 days. The account also said that his account should not be blocked,” Mr Aliu told reporters.

The court adjourned the suit until August 18.

Meanwhile, Sunday Igboho is still being detained in Benin Republic following his arrest on July 19.