One of the legal professionals representing Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, extra generally Sunday Igboho, Chief Yomi Alliyu, has suggested Nigerians to problem anybody soliciting cash from them for prosecution of court docket instances involving the agitator.
Alliyu said that Igboho himself turned down “peanuts” cash which some people and teams introduced ahead for his court docket instances, saying he was capable of financially cater to his authorized expenses.
Sunday Igboho’s residence in Soka, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, was invaded by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, in July
He has two court docket instances in Nigeria – one in Abuja which issues his 12 arrested aides and one in Ibadan.
It was, nevertheless, gathered that some individuals had been soliciting cash from distinguished Yoruba little kids as a way to prosecute the instances.
Alliyu in his response, cautioned Nigerians towards contributing cash to anybody. He stated that Igboho or his aides don’t want any monetary help as a way to meet bail situations.
While talking additional, he added that monetary help rendered by just a few people had been turned down primarily based on Igboho’s instruction.
Alliyu, in an announcement, on Saturday regretted that many individuals and teams who don’t have anything to do with the instances had been laying claims of sponsoring the fits.
He insisted that no group or particular person had contributed any cash to the continued instances involving Igboho and his aides in Abuja and Ibadan.
“It has come to our notice that various groups and individuals that have nothing to do with the case filed by Chief Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a Igboho Oosa have been laying claims to sponsoring the suits and/or criticising decisions of court thereon
“We want to be quick to say that as of today no group and/or individual has contributed a kobo to the two cases going on in Nigeria to wit, his aides’ case in Abuja and the Ibadan matter,” Alliyu stated.
“Various peanuts offered by some very loud groups have been turned down by me on my client’s instructions.
“He has been carrying his cross alone with no assistance from home or abroad! People should be brave to challenge any individual and/or group asking them for money on bail on his behalf or those of his aides.
“Bail is free in all Courts in Nigeria and as such neither Igboho nor his aides need assistance on bail. Our client is willing and able to prosecute his matters to logical conclusions without peanuts being offered by those claiming to be involved in his struggle.”