Sunday Igboho – Facts about the Yoruba fearless activist
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- Name: Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo
- Date of Birth: 10th October 1972
- Citizenship: Nigerian
- Place of Birth: Igboho town, Oke-Ogun, Oyo State
- Profession: Politician, Activist
Sunday Igboho is a Nigerian politician and activist born 10th October 1972 at Igboho town, Oke-Ogun, Oyo State. He is popularly known as Sunday Igboho.
He gained notoriety for the part he played in the Modakeke and Ife turf war back in 1997.
After the war, he relocated to Ibadan and became a trusted aide of the then Oyo State Governor, Rasheed Ladoja, whom he helped to escape Akure, the PDP venue rally where he had lost the party ticket to Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala.
Who is Sunday Igboho?
Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo is described as a Human rights activist, while others refer to him as a political thug.
Many people believe Sunday Igboho possesses supernatural powers, which he uses to protect himself from adversaries, which makes him revered by many.
He started as a motorcycle repairer and then ventured into selling automobiles.
In recent times, Sunday Igboho has been making headlines for the seven-day ultimatum he gave to the Fulani herdsmen to vacate the Ibarapa area of Oyo state for converting state forest reserves to criminal grounds.
His ultimatum came a few days after the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, gave a quit notice to the herdsmen in Ondo state about cattle grazing, which caused tension in South West region of Nigeria.
Few days After he gave the seven-day ultimatum, His house at Soka, in Ibadan, Oyo State, was attacked by the suspected Fulani herdsmen and was set ablaze.
The attack on Sunday Igboho’s house led to violence that resulted in the burning of the Seriki Fulani, Salihu Abdulkadir house.
What is Sunday Igboho’s Net Worth?
He has not released his net worth yet, but we are sure his pocket is smiling.