Nigerian Police Force has said its men never made an attempt to arrest Chief Sunday Adeyemo a Yoruba activist; popularly known as Sunday Igboho earlier today in Ibadan.
However, a viral video circulating the internet shows Sunday Igboho in blue jeans without any cloth on where some of his boys to have rescued him from hostage.
Similarly, the footage shows vehicles of security operatives with one bearing Operation Bust while two other heavily armed security men also featured in clips.
The Oyo State Police Command in a terse statement said on Friday night, entitled: “Re-Arrest of Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho”, said the security operatives never sent anyone to arrest him.
The Police Public Relations Officer, CPS Olugbenga Fadeyi, told the press that Sunday Igboho was never arrested. “Oyo State Police did not attempt to arrest him.”