Adeyinka Grandson Arrested In London Over Hate Speech Against Igbo
At precisely 5:35am, Adeyinka Grandson was arrested by the Scotland Yard Counter Terrorism Command for the offenses related to Terrorism and Public Order Acts. Grandson called for the killing of Igbos residing in Yoruba land for not voting the candidate of their choice” during the March 2019 General Election. Adeyinka Grandson’s arrest was based on his controversial YouTube videos, Facebook &Tumblr posts and a website linked with the name of the YYF, but does not belong to the YYF, the Yoruba man specializes in calling for the killings of Igbos who are based in Yoruba land. Adeyinka was accused of instigating racial discrimination against the Igbo people and for encouraging terrorism all which he denied. He was granted a conditional bail at 9:15pm on the 6th August 2019. As part of his bail conditions, he cannot access, use, or post on Facebook, YouTube, Tumblr or the website linked with the Young Yoruba for Freedom, which of course does not belong to the YYF. He was directed to report back to the Police station on the 2nd September 2019.