Lead Counsel to the Yoruba rights activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo Igboho, Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN) on Wednesday disclosed that the right activist is now critically ill in Cotonou, Benin Republic.
Chief Alliyu (SAN) stated this in Ibadan while speaking on a report monitored on the BBC News by Newsflagship on Sunday about Igboho,’s health condition in Cotonou.
The legal luminary confirmed that Chief Adeyemo Igboho was critically ill and he is being attended to a hospital in Cotonou for medical attention.
Chief Alliyu maintained that report reaching him was that one of his ( Igboho’s) organs might have been affected as a result of injuries he sustained when he reportedly fell while attempting to escape from the hands of the gunmen that invaded his Soka residence in Ibadan on July, 1 this year.
According to Chief Alliyu, the Yoruba activist has already applied to the Republic of Benin authorities to allow him to seek better medical attention in either France or Germany as a result of his failing health.