Why UK can’t help Nnamdi Kanu— Ambassador Olumoko


Nnamdi Kanu, Ambassador Olumoko
Why UK can't help Nnamdi Kanu— Ambassador Olumoko
Ambassador Olufunso Olumoko

By Olayinka Ajayi

Olufunso Olumoko was a career ambassador to Thailand with accreditation to Myanmar. In this interview, Olumoko says Britain cannot help Nnamdi Kanu, despite being a British citizen, after being arrested in Kenya and flown to Nigeria to answer to charges in court. Excerpts:

What are your thoughts on the re-arrest of IPOB secession leader, Nnamdi Kanu, allegedly in Kenya?

I think it is good and timely. We should recall that Nnamdi Kanu is a fugitive from justice who jumped bail in 2017 and absconded abroad.

While being a fugitive from justice, he has engaged in subversive activities against the Nigerian state and its important political personalities. You may recall that key Nigerian personalities, including Mr. President, had been picketed and embarrassed by IPoB supporters whenever they went overseas officially.

You may also recall the humiliation and rough handling Sen. Ike Ekweremadu suffered in the hands of IPoB…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper