The Paramount Ruler of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi has urged conventional rulers and elder statesmen within the South-West to plead with President Muhammadu Buhari, for the discharge of Yoruba secessionist chief, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho.
Oluwo of Iwo acknowledged that granting Igboho freedom with none situation will solidify the unity of Nigeria.
The Osun State monarch disclosed this in a press release made accessible to SaharaReporters on Sunday.
The Yoruba separatist chief, Igboho was arrested in July at an airport within the neighbouring Benin Republic, after being declared wished by the Department of State Services (DSS) in Nigeria.
He has since been incarcerated by the Beninese authorities regardless of strikes by some outstanding Yoruba figures to facilitate his freedom.
Akanbi’s name might need been impressed by the latest name by Igbo leaders throughout their go to to Buhari in Aso Villa, for the unconditional launch of separatist agitator, Nnamdi Kanu, who’s the chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Kanu is within the custody of the DSS as he’s being tried for terrorism-related offences.
The monarch mentioned, “The controversies surrounding the continual detention of Sunday Igboho may be addressed ought to the Yoruba monarchs, elders and stakeholders be able to take a stroll to President Muhammed Buhari. Sunday Igboho is our son, he has made some errors that are realizable on the agitation for Yoruba nation.
“The strategy is jeopardizing the intention. I urge stakeholders in Yoruba affairs to harmonize their pursuits, come collectively and strategy the nation’s leaders for the discharge of embattled Igboho.
“Granting such request will entrench the unity of Nigeria and foster a harmonious understanding. Only the federal authorities has the unique charisma to liberate the face of Yoruba nation agitator at this essential time. Our son should be rescued. Releasing Igboho with out recourse to authorized lingering litigation will earn the federal government credit score. It is a credit score of maturity and unity.”