Sunday Adeniyi Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho is a Nigerian business magnate, human right activist, political activist and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Adeson International Business Concept Ltd and the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba. He was born on 10th October 1972 at Igboho town, located in Oke-Ogun, Oyo State in the south western part of Nigeria. He is currently 48 years old.
Nicknamed after his hometown, Sunday Igboho rose to fame following his role in the Modakeke-Ife communal crisis in 1997, where he played an active part. Many believe that Sunday Igboho has metaphysical abilities which make him a formidable opponent in battle. He is the chairman of Adeson International Business Concept Ltd and the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba.
He gained fame and public attention in January 2021 when he gave an ultimatum to Fulani herdsmen in Ibarapa to vacate the land after the killing of Dr. Aborode and went ahead to enforce his declaration making sure those Fulani herdsmen were sent out of Ibarapa in Oyo state. This action alone created a lot of controversy in Nigeria.
Sunday Igboho was born in Igboho, an old Oyo empire of Oke Ogun in Oyo state, but his father relocated to Modakeke in Osun state, where he grew up. He started off as a motorcycle repairer and then ventured into automobiles where he sells cars and was able to start Adeson business Concept.
He gained international attention after the part he played in the Modakeke/Ife war between 1997 and 1998, where he was a defendant of Modakeke people. And thereafter he relocated to Ibadan where he met former Oyo state Governor, Lam Adesina through a courageous step while trying to defend the rights of the people at a fuel station.
He also went on to work with former Governor, Rasheed Ladoja and became one of his most trusted aides. As the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba land, he is known for fighting for the right of the Yorubas where he possesses metaphysical powers and advocating for the Oduduwa republic.
Sunday Igboho is a Christian, he also has a belief in Ifa, the religion of Yoruba land and Oodua. He is married with two wives and has many children including three professional footballers playing in Germany. He is the leader of the secessionist group Oduduwa Nation and he is the one championing the move for Oduduwa republic.
Sunday Igboho has an estimated net worth of over $15 million, making him one of the richest and most influential personality in Nigeria. He lives in a mansion in Ibadan and has several exotic cars under his name. Sunday Igboho has collaborated with Nnamdi Kanu leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to fight for a one course and that is independent freedom to breakout from Nigeria.
After the arrest of Nnamdi Kanu, DSS stormed his house in Ibadan to arrest him too but he was able to escape. The Nigeria governments are trying to arrest and prosecute Sunday Igboho because of his campaign for an independent state of Yoruba nation. After arresting Nnamdi Kanu, the Nigeria Federal government believes that Sunday Igboho is the next target to be arrested so that the call for self determination and disintegration will stop.
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