Nnamdi Kanu Acquires New Lawyer to Challenge FG
In the quest of having great victory for the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu; his legal team has now engaged the services of a popular lawyer, Chukwuma Machukwu Umeh (SAN), to strengthen his defence team.
It will be recalled that Kanu is being tried by the Nigerian Government on charges of Terrorism, Treasonable Felony amongst other crimes"Just exited from a groundbreaking visitation with Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. It was groundbreaking because we covered many new grounds, including the addition of Chukwuma Machukwu Umeh (SAN) to the Legal Team. Onyendu sends his love and felicitation to all his true followers," Ejimakor wrote on his known social media pages.
IPOB, founded by Kanu in 2012, is pressing for the secession of the South-East from Nigeria.
Why Buhari is interested in keeping Nnamdi Kanu incarcerated – Ohanaeze chieftain
A chieftain of the apex Igbo socio-political organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Damien Okeke Okene, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is interested in keeping Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, incarcerated.Okene, who is Ohanaeze’s National Vice Chairman, said Buhari is aware that the Southeast would continue to wallow in insecurity with Kanu behind bars.Addressing reporters, Okene said Buhari frowns at the idea of idolizing Kanu across...
Court Remands Nnamdi Kanu Till November
After several hours of hearing his case, the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned the case of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, to November 14 following a matter instituted by his lawyers at the Court of Appeal.Justice Binta Nyako was forced to adjourn after she was informed by Kanu’s lawyer Mike Ozekhome SAN that a pending application at the Court of Appeal will soon be heard around October 11.The appeal seeks the dismissal of...
Nnamdi Kanu loses as court rejects his bail application
Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, lost the move to regain freedom.Kanu’s application seeking to be granted bail was rejected by Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Federal High Court.The IPOB leader sought the court’s permission to discharge the earlier order revoking his bail.In her ruling on Tuesday, Justice Binta Nyako ruled that Kanu had not provided sufficient reasons to warrant the court to set aside its order.She accordingly dismi...
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