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An acclaimed survivor simply identified as Tope made a startling revelation, saying, operatives of Department of State Services who invaded the residence of the Yoruba freedom agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho were led by a lady.
Tope said the attack by the DSS operatives on Thursday morning on the Igboho’s Soka, Ibadan residence was led by a lady believed to be an insider .
Tope who is an aide to Igboho claimed that he was a survivor of the attack ,claiming that he was in the building but was not sighted by the DSS operatives .
Tope said the Invaders who dressed in army camouflage and military attire, scaled the fence to gain entry into the compound .
He said they came in five army branded Hilux vehicles and forcefully gained entry before they shot one of the bodyguards of Igboho, named Adogan to death .
He claimed that Sunday Igboho who was in the building , having sensed danger from the incident had to quickly enter a room and disappeared.
He narrated “When they arrived at about 1:35 am on Thursday, they scaled the fence and opened fire. We just heard sporadic gunshots all around the main house during which they killed one of the bodyguards of Sunday Igboho named Adogan.
“Sensing the gunmen had gained entry, he (Igboho) himself engaged them in a shootout when he realised they had already killed some of his boys.
“Before the gunmen made their way into the inner rooms. There was a lady in a mask who led them in.
“She was calling occupants of the house by their names. That is to show that an insider gave them the information they relied on.
“The lady started shouting the names of close aides of Igboho, she asked them to kill every living thing sighted on the premises. They killed his Alfa while praying.
“They took away about N3m from his (Igboho’s) room as well as his jewelry. The assailants killed five persons and took away their corpses. Some ladies, who are wives of chief’s aides, were also taken away. They took away the CCTV box so that we won’t playback.
“While Igboho escaped, out of the anger, they whisked away one of his wives and 13 other aides including one of his bloggers named Lady K.
“When Sunday Igboho found out they were there to kill him, he had to enter another room and disappeared. We can’t tell his whereabouts as I am speaking with you. The gun duel lasted for an hour.”