Court awards N5m against IGP, orders release of Obasi, says IPOB’s lawyer

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IPOB Umuchukw unified 1 Court awards N5m against IGP, orders release of Obasi, says IPOB’s lawyer

IPOB Umuchukw unified 1 Court awards N5m against IGP, orders release of Obasi, says IPOB’s lawyer

By Chinonso Alozie

The Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Gudu, Abuja, Hon. Justice M. Adebayo, on Thursday, ordered the unconditional release of Jude Chuks Obasi and awarded the sum of N5 million against the Inspector General of Police, IGP, over alleged violation of the fundamental human rights of Obasi.

The lead counsel to the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, stated this in a statement to newsmen in Owerri.

According to Ejiofor, Obasi, a resident of Nnewi, Anambra state, was allegedly abducted on 31 March 2021 led by the suspended DCP Abba Kyari, Intelligence Response Team. IRT.

To this extent, the IPOB lawyer said that they would activate all machinery to make sure that the order of the court will be obeyed.

According to IPOB, “A blessed Abuja Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Gudu District Abuja, just delivered judgement in a fundamental Rights Suit we filed on behalf of Mazi Jude Chuks Obasi.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper