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How Department Of State Services Killed Two Unarmed Persons In Hiding, Including Blind Man During Raid On Igboho’s House—Lawyer

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Pelumi Olajengbesi, the lawyer representing the 12 associates of Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho has accused operatives of the Division of State Providers (DSS) of killing unarmed individuals throughout the raid on Igboho’s residence.

The DSS had invaded Igboho’s residence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, killing two of his associates, whom the key police claimed had been armed.



The key police later paraded no fewer than 12 suspects arrested throughout the operation, who had been detained for months. Eight of them had been, nevertheless, launched this week.
A few of the objects allegedly carted away from his home embody passports, charms, weapons and {dollars}.

However Olajengbesi, in a current interview, said that the 2 individuals killed had been innocent.

 
The 2 individuals killed have been recognized as Saheed Adisa, popularly referred to as Adogan and Igboho’s maternal uncle often known as Alfa.
 
On Monday, eight of the 12 detained associates of Igboho had been launched by the DSS after initially disobeying a court docket ruling on the matter. The remaining 4 individuals are nonetheless being illegally detained by the DSS.

Olajengbesi stated: “The those that SSS (State Safety Service additionally referred to as DSS) claimed that they killed in a gun duel, these folks had been really hiding throughout the battle, attempting to forestall themselves from being killed as a result of any room the SSS operatives entered, they sprayed bullets.
 
“These folks had been innocent, they had been hiding, they usually had been in the dead of night.
 
“As a matter of truth, one of many individual’s killed was as a result of he was blind, he couldn’t see.
 
“Two individuals had been killed. One was blind. One was within the rest room hiding, they received in there and sprayed bullets.”
 
One of many associates responded saying that “Alfa is the one, he couldn’t see, these killed had been hiding for security.”

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