Court has ordered the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) and the Department of State Services (DSS) to pay the sum of N20 billion as damages to Yoruba nation agitator and activist, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho.
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan, on Friday, awarded the sum in a N500 billion suit filed against Malami and DSS over the unlawful invasion of Ibadan residence of Sunday Igboho on July 1.
Justice Ladiran Akintola gave the order while delivering judgement in the suit.
In the suit, Igboho, through his lawyer, Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN), sought orders declaring the invasion as a violation of his fundamental human right, damage of his property as a violation of his fundamental right to peacefully own property and wealth as well.
The court further awarded the sum of N2 million cost.