Biafra: Court rejects Kanu’s application for stay of proceedings

A Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected an application by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, asking for stay of proceedings in his ongoing trial. Justice James Tsoho ruled that the application for stay of proceedings, lacked merit and ordered that the trial would proceed. The judge, after dismissing the application, held that the trial would proceed in the mode he had earlier directed last month. Kanu and his co-defendants  are being prosecuted on six counts of treasonable felony, unlawful possession of firearms and other offences. The trial was adjourned until June....

IPOB accuses FG of plot to kill Kanu on next court hearing

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) claims that the Department of State Security and Federal Government have hatched a plot to kill its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. The group alleges that the plan will be executed when Kanu is en-route to his next court hearing. IPOB in a statement signed by its Media and Publicity Officer, Mr Emma Powerful said: “The plot by FG, DSS and three Governors from the Southeastern States to eliminate Mazi Nnamdi Kanu the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and Director of Radio Biafra on his way to next court date. The meeting where the plot was perfected had top notches of All Progressives Congress, APC, three Governors from the South East and some Senators from the same zone and some well known enemies of the actualisation of Biafra project. The plan was perfected in the meeting and designed to be carried out by a killer squad who will...

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