"What Did He Do?" Sunday Igboho Explains Why Tinubu Is Not Responsible for Economic Hardship

"What Did He Do?" Sunday Igboho Explains Why Tinubu Is Not Responsible for Economic Hardship

  • Yoruba nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, exonerated President Tinubu, asserting that it was his predecessor, Buhari, who should bear responsibility for the economic hardships
  • During a visit to the Igboho town monarch's palace in Oyo state, Adeyemo said Buhari handed over a troubled Nigeria to Tinubu
  • Adeyemo also alleged that Buhari orchestrated a deadly night raid on his residence and attempted to assassinate him due to his activism against Fulani herders' violence in the Southwest

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Igboho, Oyo state - Yoruba nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Igboho, has said President Bola Tinubu is not responsible for the current economic hardship in the country.

Adeyemo, who spoke during a visit to the palace of the monarch of Igboho town in Oyo state on Friday, February 23, said former President Muhammadu Buhari should be blamed.

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Yoruba nation agitator Sunday Igboho said ex-President Buhari is responsible for the current economic hardship in the country. Photo credits: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Pelumi Olajengbesi
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“Some people believe it is Tinubu that spoils the country; it is not Tinubu. When Buhari was in government, I was shouting for us (Yoruba) to be united and free ourselves from slavery, saying that Buhari did not have anything to offer us," he said.

Buhari handed spoiled Nigeria to Tinubu - Igboho

Speaking further, Adeyemo said when he called for the secession of the Yoruba Nation, some people said he was pursuing his selfish interest.

He reiterated that President Tinubu's predecessor should be held responsible for the rot in the country.

"Buhari handed over spoiled Nigeria to Tinubu. Tinubu spent six months in office; we are cursing him. What did he do?," Adeyemo said.

Sunday Igboho's ordeals under Buhari govt

Legit.ng recalls that Adeyemo in 2021 escaped from a deadly night raid on his Ibadan residence by the operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS).

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He was eventually arrested in Benin Republic on his way to Germany 19 together with his wife, Ropo. The Yoruba Nation agitator was released in October 2023.

He returned to Nigeria about 30 months after for the burial of his mother, who died on July 22, 2023.

Nigerians react to Igboho's statement

ỤzọChukwu Nwaụbanị commented on Facebook:

"What does he know about even primary economics. The manner the Nigerian media are uplifting and praising hooligans is ridiculous."

Obi Maxemus said:

"He is looking for help from Tinubu because of hunger, so don't blame him."

Hakeem 'Kareem Olalekan

"Continue playing your ethnic card as usual, Buhari had done his part and today, Tinubu is at the helm of affairs while things have become more difficult for Nigerians since day one he became president."

Shedy Kachi said:

"Who brought Buhari, and who was the party leader under Buhari? Their political ambition is more important than the feeling of the citizens."

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Kehinde Oluwole Sunday said:

"Tinubu is the architect of it all, he can not be exonerated because he formed an alliance that brought Buhari on us.
"When things were going wrong, he was there instead of blaming Buhari Tinubu was commending him because of his ambition."

Buhari sent DSS to eliminate me, Sunday Igboho alleges

Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Adeyemo alleged that ex-President Buhari sent DSS operatives to assassinate him.

The activist alleged that his advocacy against Fulani herders' violence targeting farmers in the Southwest was the reason behind the attempted assassination plot against him.

Source: Legit.ng

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