Adeyinka Grandson, a UK-based Yoruba nationalist, has been convicted on charges of inciting Genocide and other Charges which includes terrorism and conspiracy to commit terrorism.
Adeyinka Grandson who until his arrest by the Scotland Yard Counter Terrorism Command London and the Metropolitan Police, 2 years ago, was the President of the Young Yorubas for Freedom (YYF), a secessionist group that parade themselves with inciting Genocide and ethnic-hate against Igbos in the UK.
Upon his arrest, several items were confiscsated which includes his passport, two Google phones, one Apple MacBook laptop computer, one tablet, a hard drive and a draft copy of his new book .
Adeyinka before he was arrested on charges of “stirring racial discrimination” and “encouraging terrorism”, gained popularity across several social media after issuing threats majorly targeted at Igbos living in South-West states.
He further called for the Yoruba race to secede from Nigeria, and also allegedly threatened the north with the use of chemical weapons if the South-West is attacked under any guise.
British television, Ben TV reported that Adeyinka was convicted on all charges which include terrorism, inciting genocide and conspiracy to commit terrorism.