July 22, 2023
In a heart-wrenching turn of events, the mother of renowned Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho, has passed away.
The news of her demise sent shockwaves through the community and sparked outpouring of condolences from all corners of the nation.
Mrs. Adeline Adeyemo, fondly known as “Mama Igboho,” had been battling health issues for the past few months.
Her health struggles garnered attention from supporters and critics alike, with both expressing concern for her well-being.
Sunday Igboho, whose real name is Sunday Adeyemo, has been a prominent figure in the fight for the rights and autonomy of the Yoruba people in Nigeria.
His activism has gained widespread attention and admiration, but it has also drawn criticism from some quarters.
Despite the ideological differences, Sunday Igboho’s adversaries extended their condolences, acknowledging the significant loss he has suffered.
Messages of support and prayers flooded social media platforms, demonstrating the impact of Mrs. Adeyemo’s life on her son’s supporters and opponents alike.
The passing of Mama Igboho has heightened tensions surrounding the activist, given the highly controversial nature of his recent activism.
The Nigerian government, while expressing condolences, has urged for calm in the wake of the news.
In this time of grief, the Yoruba nation waits with bated breath to see how this personal loss will go impact Sunday Igboho’s activism and the on-going Yoruba rights movement.
It remains to be seen how this significant loss will shape the future of the struggle for justice and autonomy in Nigeria.