Nnamdi Kanu vs FG: We’ll lockdown South-East for one month if… — IPOB

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Nnamdi Kanu vs FG: We’ll lockdown South-East for one month if… — IPOB

Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu

By Arogbonlo Israel

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, says it will commence a “total lockdown” of the South-East if Nnmadi Kanu, its leader, is not produced for his next court appearance slated for 7 October 2021.

Kanu is facing charges bordering on treasonable felony brought against him by the federal government over his campaign for the Republic of Biafra.

He was released in April 2017 on health grounds but jumped bail after flouting some of the conditions given to him by the court.

Kanu was re-arraigned before Binta Nyako of the federal high court in Abuja on June 29 after being intercepted and extradited to Nigeria.

The trial was adjourned till October 7 owing to the failure of the federal government, the Attorney-General of the Federation and the Nigerian Army to appear in court on Tuesday.

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But in a statement issued on Wednesday by Emma Powerful, IPOB media and…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper