Attempt by a joint team of soldiers, Department of State Services, DSS and policemen to arrest Sunday Igboho earlier today was resisted by youths.
This comes weeks after he gave an eviction notice to Fulani herdsmen in the South West.
The attempt to arrest Chief Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, was carried out by combined security operatives along the Lagos Ibadan expressway.
Reports have it that Sunday Igboho was on his way to Lagos to visit Chief Ayo Adebanjo, a Yoruba leader and an Elder statement.
Watch a video from the attempted arrest below;
Tension as police and DSS officials attempt to arrest Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho today on his way to Lagos. pic.twitter.com/cMaNelOVcw
— Laila Ijeoma | Lailasnews.com (@LailaIjeoma) February 26, 2021
Igboho had few weeks back issued quit notice to Fulani herdsmen in Igangan, Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State over killings of Yoruba people by herdsmen.
At the expiration of the seven days ultimatum, he visited Ibarapa and told the Fulani herdsmen to leave after he addressed thousands of people in the area