A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja granted bail to the 12 associates of Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, often known as Sunday Igboho, who had been detained by the Department of State Service following their arrest on July 1, 2021.
Four of the agitators had been granted bail with the sum of N10million every and two sureties in like sum who should have a verifiable technique of identification whereas the remaining eight had been granted bail with the sum of N5million every with one surety every whom should be a civil servant.
SaharaReporters learnt that “the associates of the activist slept on bare floor since the night of their arrest up until they were granted freedom.”
Asides this, there have been allegations of human rights violations by the lads of the DSS on the 12 aides.
SaharaReporters had earlier reported how DSS operatives dehumanised the females among the many arrested aides of Igboho, refusing to permit her to vary her underwear.
The operatives had refused to permit the girl, Amoda Babatunde, often known as Lady Ok, have entry to new garments.
The operatives fairly insisted that she wash the garments on her, dry and put on them.
Sources on the DSS detention camp added that the operatives watch as Lady Ok was “forced to strip herself; wash her clothes and dry them outside while she waits while being naked till they dry.”
The DSS on July 1 raided Igboho’s residence in Ibadan, Oyo State, arrested 13 of his aides and killed two others.
Those arrested at Igboho’s residence alongside her embrace Abdulateef Ofeyagbe, Tajudeen Erinoyen, Diakola Ademola, Abideen Shittu, Jamiu Noah, Ayobami Donald, Adelabe Usman, Oluwapelumi Kunle, Raji Kazeem, Taiwo Opeyemi, and Bamidele Sunday.