Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho face trial, as Wife and some yoruba monarch on Monday arrived the Court of Appeals in Cotonou, Benin Republic.
There is tension and apprehension around the premises ahead of court proceedings.
Although he has been brought to the court and kept in a room since 7 am, his trial is yet to start as at 12noon.
His supporters have besieged the court waiting for the proceedings to commence.
Igboho’s wife, Ropo and other supporters are filled with anxiety over where the pendulum will swing in the extradition request being brought against him by the Nigerian government.
The monarchs, supporters, and Igboho’s wife, Ropo, are in court, ahead of the arrival of the freedom fighter.
Igboho was arrested last week Monday at an airport in Cotonou on his way to Germany.
The Yoruba freedom fighter had fled Nigeria after he was declared wanted by the Department of State Services, DSS.
DSS had raided his house in Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State, though he escaped.
The secret police had arrested some of his associates and recovered some weapons and charms.
The monarchs had yesterday met in Benin Republic over the arrest and detention of Igboho.
They have resolved to write to the president of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon, over the freedom fighter’s arrest.
The monarchs made the disclosure after a meeting at the Ajohoun Palace in Adjohoun, Benin, on Sunday.