IPOB bemoans over S-Court delay in hearing Nnamdi Kanu’s appeal


By Anayo Okoli & Chimaobi Nwaiwu

ENUGU—THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPoB, has frowned at the long delay by the Supreme Court of Nigeria in hearing the appeal lodged before it by the Federal Government against the decision of the Court of Appeal which acquitted their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.

IPoB said the delay is worrisome considering all the accelerated hearing processes filed on the case.

The Biafra agitation group said it is suspecting that the recent political developments and ethnic profiling of Ndigbo in Nigeria are also playing out in the case of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and wondered why a case of fundamental rights abuse has been held down at the Supreme court for so long.

IPoB in a statement by its spokesman, Emma Powerful said the Supreme Court has accelerated hearing in political cases and wondered why the case of Kanu is different and accused the Supreme Court Justices of not being neutral.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper