The leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu who was rearrested since June and kept under DSS custody, will be presented in court today to continue his trial. Notably, the detention of Mazi Nnamdi for the past few months has drawn lots of reactions from the Igbos, regarding to the fact that they claim he was forcefully apprehended.
The leader of the proscribed indigenous people of Biafra Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was present at the Abuja federal high court today so that his trial could continue, with regards to the seven-count charges slammed on him by the federal government through the office of the attorney general. Kanu today in court.
Agitation Of Secessionists and Their Alleged Sponsors: A Case Of Inciting Violence and Distorting Peace
The Attorney General Of The Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami revealed that the sponsors of the Yoruba Activist, Sunday Igboho has been identified. He alleged that a Federal Lawmaker is one of those bankrolling the activist who is currently being detained in Benin Republic. What Where The Findings Of Abubakar Malami?
(Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria) Socio-Cultural Igbo Organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has demanded the immediate release of their son Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and Yoruba Rights Activist Sunday Igboho who according to reports was arrested on Monday night in Cotonou, Benin Republic. The statement from the Igbo cultural group was made known through the Secretary, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, the group accused President Muhammadu Buhari of being unfair to the people of the Southwest region, that Mr. President has started acting like a dictator as he is accused of violating the law.
The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, today, Friday claimed that the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi, hijacked the EndSARS protest which happened last year. According to Daily Post report, AGF, Malami disclosed that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu took advantage of the EndSARS protest to create mayhem that led to the death of some security agents.
2 Dangerous Moves IPOB Supporters Made In 2021 That Crippled South-East Economy That Must Be Stopped
Photo Credit: Google The supporters of secessionist leader Mazi Nnamdi under the auspices of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, Eastern Security Network made things difficult for residents of the South-East in 2021. These members of an outlawed group operating in different parts of the South-East such as Imo, Anambra, Abia, and some parts of Enugu attacked residents and forcing them to obey their orders.
Nigerians and the entire world is waiting to see how the trial of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the supreme leader of the indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) will finally play out. We all remember how the trial which supposed to hold on 26th July was postponed till October with the sit at home order observed in the entire South East in solidarity.
(Photo Credit: BBC) Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), group has been in the custody, of DSS since June 2021. He was arrested in Kanye and has been charged with treason, terrorism, sponsoring an unlawful organization, and the killing of security operatives.
The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has slammed the Senate Minority Leader and the Senator representing Abia South Senatorial Zone, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe for supporting Biafra. According to Punch report, the presidential aide said Abaribe should be, "cooling his feet in prison after he stood surety for someone(Nnamdi Kanu) bent on dismemberment of the country.
It is a well-known fact that economic activities and other factors are like the heart beat, it drives the affairs of a successful state. However, when the economics activities of a state are being sabotaged or disrupted by hellbent, it becomes a challenge that needs a holistic approach to deal with the causes from its roots.
Opinion: Three Costly Mistakes IPOB Supporters Must Avoid As Trial Of Nnamdi Kanu Commences Tomorrow
To many supporters of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, July 26th, 2021 will be the day they will get to see the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra on Nigerian soil once again. Although many of them are in awe that their leader might not get desired justice when he appears before a Court of competent Jurisdiction to continue his trial as scheduled, some factions of the IPOB family are however of the view that things will end up well for Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
The trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, will commence on Monday, 26th July, 2021 at the federal high court in Abuja. Photo of Nnamdi Kanu According to the PREMIUM TIMES, the Department of State Services have failed to produce Mazi Nnamdi Kanu to the court for trial.
(Photo Credit: BBC) Those enforcing the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Sit-At-Home order, has continued to ravage the Southeast region, in an attempt to secure the release of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The enforcement of the Sit-At-Home order could digress to other regions, of the country, as it has been a tough fight to end the Sit-At-Home order.
Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters The cry of one of the counsels to the embattled leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, Aloy Ejimakor reminded me of an Igbo adage that says, "The toad does not run in the afternoon for no reason". As it seems, the young man has tasted the unpleasant bite of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu's supporters and he is now unhappy with the situation.
"We Have Shed Enough Blood Already" - Igbokwe Reacts After Nnamdi Kanu Preached Unity In DSS Custody
The arrest and continued detention of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has continued to attract a lot of attention from the general public. While some think the arrest was not necessary, others on the other hand, lavished praises on the federal government of Nigeria for arresting him without putting up any form of violence.
The minister of labor and employment Chris Ngige has come out to request that members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), should stop linking him with the re-arrest of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. According to reports by the Nation Newspaper, Chris Ngige made this call through a statement by his Media Office in Abuja on Saturday.
The recent activities of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra and its security wing, the Eastern Security Network is said to have adversely affect the economy of the South East region. In that regard, Joe Igbokwe, a Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Drainage and Water Resources who doubles as a spokesman for the ruling APC in Lagos State, has reacted to the development.
After weeks of speculations and uncertainty, Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lead counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, finally announced on the 2nd of August, 2021 that he was able to see his client, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. "We can authoritatively confirm this position to the world. " Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor stated.
Lawyers to the detained leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB were disappointed after their client Mazi Nnamdi Kanu failed to appear in court for the continuation of his trial The Department of State Services, DSS failed to produce him court because of "logistic reason".
Ebonyi state government has warned business owners and civil servants who obey sit-at-home order. The governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi has directed that shops that are closed on Monday in obedience to sit-at-home order by the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) should be confiscated.