Photo Credit: Vanguard
Igboho who was declared wanted by the Nigerian government for leading a recession group in the southwest was arrested in the Benin Republic while trying to travel to Germany.
Photo credit: Vanguard
There was an earlier report that Professor Akintoye traveled out of Nigeria to Benin Republic to escape the plot of a possible arrest.
The news of Professor Akintoye's travel to the Benin Republic broke out few days ago because of his role in the agitation for secession in Southwest and support for Sunday Igboho.
Photo credit: Vanguard
However, Banji Akintoye, a respected professor of history has stated that he is currently in the Benin Republic to fight for Sunday Igboho.
According to a report by Vanguard on Tuesday, the professor stated that he is not running away from Nigeria as earlier reported, adding that he is the Benin Republic to show his solidarity for Sunday Igboho and ensure his release.
Akintoye, noted that he will not return to Nigeria until Sunday Igboho is released and bring back to Nigeria.
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