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Court orders FG to pay Sunday Igboho N20 billion as damages

An Oyo state high court sitting in Ibadan, on Friday ordered the Federal Government of Nigeria to pay N20billion to Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Igboho.

Justice Ladiran Akintola of an Oyo state high court delivered the judgment on the N500 billion fundamental human right case instituted by the Yoruba nation activist against the Federal Government and State Security Service (SSS ).

According to the court, the money is for damages for the invasion of his residence at Soka area of Ibadan .

The court said on the last adjournment date that the case would be for rulling if the premilinary objections raised by the three respondent in the case succeeded, but would be for judgment if the objection failed in the case marked as M/435/2021.

The three respondent are Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami (SAN), as the first respondent ,as well as SSS as second respondent and director of SSS in Oyo state as their third respondent .

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Federal Government of Nigeria Ibadan Igboho Ladiran Akintola Oyo

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