Opinion : Anambra Government Should Stand Up Against IPOB Rather Than Adopt Saturdays As School Days
It is no longer news that Anambra State Government has approved Saturdays as school days. The adoption of Saturdays as school days was done to replace Mondays which have been declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a sit-at-home day throughout the South East region.
The leader Of IPOB (Nnamdi Kanu) appeared before the federal high court in Abuja to defend himself against the allegations made against him by Buhari's Government. (Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers). Nnamdi Kanu's recent court case caused a lot of tension and issues especially in the South-east region.
Nnamdi Kanu (The leader of IPOB) has arrived at the federal high court in Abuja in order to face trail over the allegations made against him by the federal government of Nigeria. (Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers). However, Nnamdi Kanu's case has raised a lot of arguments and tension within the country and a lot of groups have advised the federal government concerning the case.
Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) finally appeared (in person) in court today to face charges levied against him by the Government, four months after he was extradited back to the country by Interpol. Nnamdi Kanu. Photo Credit: Daily Post.
Chukwuemeka Ezeife, the former governor of Anambra State, was also seen in the court to observe the proceedings. In a white Toyota Highlander, a British envoy came at the court, while Ezeife appeared with Kanu's lawyer. On the 27th of June, 2021, the Biafra leader was reportedly rearrested in Kenya and deported back to Nigeria.
The leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu was arraigned on Thursday at the Federal High Court, sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Photo credit: PUNCH Nnamdi Kanu was arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Federal High Court for the continuation of his trial.
It is no longer news that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) was finally presented in court yesterday to face seven charges levied against him by the government. The charges were based on his activities during the period in which he openly professed to be the leader of IPOB.
Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has arrived at court premises amidst tight security. The Department of State Service has arraigned the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB in the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Recall that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was intercepted in Kenya by the Department of State Service and deported to Nigeria in June.
Tension in Arochukwu as soldiers allegedly kill 5 IPOB members There was tension in Arochukwu, Abia State on Thursday as security operatives battled members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the area. Photo Credit: SunNews An unconfirmed report has it that four people suspected to be IPOB members feared killed in the imbroglio.
The fact that Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the secessionist group identified as the Indigenous People of Biafra, appeared in court today to face trial is no longer news. Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed group, has been detained by the Department of State Service (DSS).
The federal government through the office of attorney general of the federation, AGF Malami has revealed that, it has uncovered Sunday Igboho's link to terrorism. Photo mix of AGF Malami and Sunday Igboho. Credit: Google. The AGF who said this while sharing the findings of the committee put in place to investigate Sunday Igboho and Nnamdi Kanu also stressed that, Sunday Igboho received N273 million from several financiers which included a federal lawmaker between 2013 to 2020.
One of Sunday Igboho survivors of the DSS attack who was at home when the building was attacked on 1st July 2021, has spoken out about the incident. Onaolapo Ademola, one of the 12 unaccompanied minors in Igboho, who had just been released spoke to Punch about what he saw.
It is no longer news that the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi KANU has been in DSS detention for some months now. Mazi Kanu has been clamouring for independent sovereign state of Biafra due to his perception that the people of South East has been ostracized and marginalized, and are not carried along the mainstream by the Nigeria government.
Leader of the outlawed Indigenuous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, on Thursday had his bid to be moved to Kuje Correctional Centre knocked back. The presiding judge, Justice Binta Nyako, of the Federal High Court, Abuja, turned down the IPOB leader's request to be moved from the custody of the Department of State Services, DSS, to Kuje Correctional Centre, Abuja.
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu on Thursday lost his bid to be moved to the Kuje Correctional Centre. IPOB leader request to be moved from the Kuje Correctional Centre from the Department of State Service, DSS, facility was rejected by Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Federal High Court.
The Department of Security Services arrested 12 persons during a midnight invasion of Igboho's house in Ibadan Oyo State. It was on July 1st 2021, the security whisked them away to Abuja where they had been detained. DSS released two persons who were arrested at Sunday Igboho's house when it was invaded.
Recall: Nnamdi Kanu appeared before the Federal High Court Abuja over charges of treasonable felony and terrorism which the Federal Government accused him of committing. Before the court case started, there were questions on whether or not Nnamdi Kanu will be provided by the DSS as he was not present the last time the court case was scheduled to hold.
The trial of the leader of the Indigenous people Of Biafra-IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu resumed today, being the 21st of October, 2021. The case however, did not proceed s expected, and was adjourned to 10th of November, 2021. Kanu and Ejiofor, his lead counsel (bbcnews pidgin)
Onaolapo Ademola is one of 12 associates of Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, who were recently released on bail from the custody of the Department of State Services. Ademola recounts how the secret police invaded Igboho's Ibadan apartment in a Gestapo-style raid on July 1, 2021, killing two companions and arresting him and other Igboho's aides in this interview with KAYODE OYERO.
Security agents from the Nigerian Police Force, the Department of State Service DSS, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Nigerian Army, blocked all roads leading to the high court premises that Nnamdi Kanu the leader of IPOB, will take a plea against the charges filed against him by the federal government.