Breaking : Court adjourns judgment on Kanu’s appeal

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, reserved its judgement on an appeal the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB  Nnamdi Kanu, filed to quash the terrorism and treasonable felony charge the Federal Government preferred against him. The IPOB leader, who is currently facing trial before the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, had through his team of lawyers led by Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, approached the appellate court to query the legal competence of the charge pending against him. He specifically prayed the appellate court…

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Release Nnamdi Kanu, All Political Detainees Across Nigeria – Human Right Group

Acoalition of civil society, Workers and Human Rights Defenders (COCSWAHD), has called the Nigerian Government to release all political detainees across the country, including the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. The coalition demanded “the unconditional release of all political detainees including Nnamdi Kalu,” adding that the government should engage them constructively. The coalition which stated this on Thursday, during the unveiling of its South East headquarters in Enugu, urged President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to instead engage those detainees in constructive discussions instead of the use…

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BREAKING: Court Dismisses Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail Application

The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed the application for bail by the detained leader of the Proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu as a gross abuse of court process. Justice Binta Nyako, in her ruling on Tuesday, said the suit was an attempt to continue to litigate on issues that have already been ruled on. She, however, advised the applicant to approach the Court of Appeal on the issue of bail, should he feel aggrieved by the decision of the court. The case is adjourned to…

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Nnamdi Kanu’s family gives 14-day ultimatum to Simon Ekpa

The family of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has issued a 14-day ultimatum to Finland-based self-acclaimed disciple of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Mazi Simon Ekpa, to cease using the name or the image of Kanu in his broadcasts or fundraising. Kanu’s letter in a letter by its Attorney, Magnus Jonsson, dated May 17, 2022, threatened to commence legal action against Ekpa if he failed to comply with the demands of the letter. The family also demanded that Ekpa should desist from making defamatory comments…

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Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial postponed to June

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has postponed the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB). The trial which was slated for Thursday, May 26, 2022 has now been deferred to June 28, 2022. This was disclosed by the lead counsel of the IPOB, Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, in a statement on Wednesday via his official Facebook account. He said the reason for the postponement is due to the unavailability of the trial judge, Justice Binta Nyako. Ejiofor wrote: UPDATE ON TOMORROW’S SCHEDULED COURT…

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The unfortunate Irony of Nnamdi Kanu’s situation and Crime in the southeast

The entire security architecture in the southeast, especially Anambra State has gone from bad to worse recently. Initially, the condition of the embattled Nnamdi Kanu at the custody of DSS was not good which was shown on the face of Nnamdi kanu during the previous court sessions but most recently, everything about his situation had improved, he smiles often, looks healthier, infact, seems to be given some nice treatment. One could see his vivacious mood during Soludo’s Visits last week(Photos).   Read Also : Breaking: FG amends charge against Nnamdi Kanu (video)…

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Breaking: FG amends charge against Nnamdi Kanu (video)

The Federal Government is set to re-arraign the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB,  Nnamdi Kanu, on an amended six-count treasonable felony charge. The amendment came on a day trial Justice Binta Nyako fixed to hear an application Kanu filed to be released on bail, pending the determination of the charge against him. A member of Kanu’s legal team, who craved anonymity, told Vanguard on Wednesday that FG had in the amended charge, listed some lawyers representing the embattled IPOB leader, including Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Mr.…

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Is Simon Ekpa the New Devil terrorizing South East

By Charles Ogbu After Anambra state governor, Charles Soludo visited Nnamdi Kanu in DSS custody as part of his hunt for peace, Simon Ekpa who has his own armed ESN militia for which he keeps raising money and leads a group known as the ‘Auto-pilot’ which claims to be agitating for Biafra, made a live broadcast threatening fire and brimstone against Soludo. Less than 24 hours later (yesterday, Sunday 15th), mayhem was unleashed on major parts of Anambra state: Onitsha federal housing, 33 and GRA came under attack by Ungun…

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Soludo Visits Nnamdi Kanu In Prison (Photos)

Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, has visited the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The governor quoted the IPOB leader as saying that e would preach peace when released. Soludo made this known in a post on his Facebook page on Saturday night after visiting the IPOB leader. He posted, “I visited Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, (Friday, 13th May, 2022) to felicitate with him and also as part of the wider consultations with critical stakeholders in search of lasting peace and security in the…

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Court adjourns Kanu’s case till May 18 to decide his bail request

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, slated May 18 to rule on an application the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, filed to be released on bail, pending the determination of the treasonable felony charge the Federal Government entered against him. Trial Justice Binta Nyako adjourned to rule on the application after she heard arguments from both Kanu’s lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome(SAN), and the prosecution counsel, Mr. Shuaibu Labaran. Whereas, Ozekhome(SAN), argued that his client was entitled to bail considering that he…

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