ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian separatist leader Nnamdi Kanu pleaded not guilty to charges including terrorism in an Abuja court on Thursday, three months after his trial was delayed when authorities failed to produce him in court. The charges against Kanu, a British citizen, also included calling for secession, knowingly broadcasting...
The Nigerian separatist Nnamdi Kanu has pleaded not guilty to charges levelled against him by the authorities, including terrorism and treason. His appearance in court was the first time he had been seen in public since he was captured abroad and repatriated in June. Mr Kanu's initial arrest in 2015...
Human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore has been assaulted by some hoodlums in the presence of DSS officers as he went to witness the trial of the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. The security officers refused to let Sowore into the courtroom. However, while he was still speaking with the security guards, a group of around 20 boys approached him.
Fresh gist reaching Ghgossip suggests that soldiers have gunned down some people supposed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) around the palace of Eze Aro in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State. Reports revealed that the incident occurred on Wednesday, October 20. According to Daily...
Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has being denied a transfer to the Kuje Correctional Centre on Thursday. Justice Binta Nyako of the Abuja Federal High Court denied Kanu’s petition to be transferred from the Kuje Correctional Centre to a Department of State Service (DSS) prison.
Some gunmen who’re suspected militants of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) on Wednesday engaged some Nigerian Military troops across the palace of Eze Aro within the Arochukwu Native Authorities Space of Abia State in a gun duel. Based on Each day Belief, 5 of the gunmen fell to the...
A trailer and a provision shop have been set ablaze by unknown persons allegedly enforcing the sit-at-home order declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The trailer belonging to Chisco company was attacked and burnt at Eke-Obinagu suburb along Enugu-Abakaliki Expressway in Enugu East Council Area of the state in the early hours of Thursday, October 21.
Former APC presidential aspirant, Hon Adamu Garba has praised President Buhari on how Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is being treated in Detention. He share the message on his Facebook page. He wrote:. “Buhari knows how to handle and care for his prisoners. See...
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed security agencies to dominate and beef up security in Anambra State ahead of the state’s governorship election slated for November 6. The Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of the Security Council meeting presided over by the President in Abuja.
Ebonyi residents observe sit-at-home, banks remove Nigerian flags. Residents of Ebonyi State capital, on Thursday stayed indoors following the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), at the Federal High Court, Abuja. Diaz HUB reports that commercial banks were also observed to have removed the...
Nnamdi Kanu Moved Back to DSS Custody as Court Rejects Lawyer’s Crucial Application – GCFRNG. Efforts by Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyers to get out of DSS custody in court on Thursday, October 1 failed. The attorneys had asked the court to transfer the IPOB leader from DSS custody to Kuje Prison after he pleaded not guilty to the charges read. However, the presiding judge rejected the request and postponed the matter until Wednesday, November 10.
Guilty or Not? Nnamdi Kanu Reacts to 7-Count Charge of Terrorism as IPOB Leader Appears in Court – GCFRNG
FCT, Abuja – Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has been tried again in a Federal High Court in Abuja on charges of terrorism. Let us remember that the federal government recently amended the charges against him, raising them to seven charges against the five charges to which he was previously responding, which bordered on the crime of treason and terrorism.
There was tension around the palace of Eze Aro in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State, on Wednesday, as soldiers and militants of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) exchanged gunfire. Security Sources confirmed to our correspondent that five members of the outlawed group fell to the superior firepower...
The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has referred to as for calm after Nnamdi Kanu’s arraignment in courtroom on Thursday. That is because the group condemned the remedy meted out on some Igbo leaders, journalists and attorneys who had been within the courtroom to look at the proceedings throughout Kanu’s trial.
After Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of IPOB in Abuja, was brought to court on Thursday, the capital of Ebony was abandoned by government agencies with keys and keys. The Biafra Indigenous People (IPOB) ordered the state to sit at home over a southeastern arrangement, which was a reason for the state’s development.
The chief of the proscribed Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu on Thursday in Abuja knowledgeable the courtroom that he has formally filed a movement on discover by means of his counsel, Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor difficult the Federal Authorities’s amended expenses towards him. Shortly after the costs had been...
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with security and intelligence chiefs in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Though the agenda of the meeting was not made public at the time of filing this report, it may not be unconnected with the security situation in the country. The security heads were expected...