Nnamdi Kanu: We Will Provide Diplomatic Help - British Commission Says
Following the arrest of the IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, a person that hold British citizenship, the British High Commission says it is “in the process of seeking clarification” from the federal government regarding the arrest of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Dean Hurlock, a spokesperson of the British High Commission, disclosed this in a message sent to a national daily yesterday.
Kanu, who is also a British citizen, was arrested on Sunday and extradited to Nigeria to face trial for alleged treason.
Abubakar Malami, the attorney-general of the federation (AGF), said on Tuesday that the IPOB leader was “intercepted through the collaborative efforts of Nigerian intelligence and Security Services.”
He did not state where the separatist leader was arrested, but TheCable learnt that Kanu, who is based in the UK, was lured to an African country with a promise of cash donations and was then picked up.
In the message shared with TheCable, Hurlock said the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office “stands ready to provide consular assistance”.
Man sets his car ablaze to celebrate Nnamdi Kanu
In a bizarre way of celebrating victory, a yet to be identified man has taken the public agog has he set his car on fire in the quest of celebrating the Biafran agitator leader, Nnamdi Kanu.The man who carried out the act in Enugu is believed to be a loyalist to the outlawed Indegenious People of Biafra (IPOB) on Thursday night burnt down his Vehicle to celebrate the ruling of the Appeal Court.Naijacrawl has earlier reported that the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu was...
Breaking: Appeal Court Frees Nnamdi Kanu
The court of appeal has this evening discharged the supreme leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the court says the federal high court lacks the jurisdiction to try him on terrorism charges.The court further held that the Federal Government failed to disclose where Nnamdi Kanu was arrested despite the grave allegations against him.It is important to note that Nnamdi Kanu is being tried for treasonable felony at an Abuja High Court.
Leave Nnamdi Kanu for us - Northerners tell UN
No fewer than fifty-two Northerner Groups under the named Coalition of Northerners Group have told the United Nations to keep off the case of the incarcerated leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. The CNG equally cautioned officials of the UN to keep off Nigeria’s internal affairs, particularly Kanu’s case.These were contained in a communique signed by the CNG spokesman, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman and issued to journalists in Abuja on Monday, at the end of the coalition’s three da...
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