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...

Prosecution witnesses in Kanu’s trial to be shielded with screens

TVC E, NEWS - The prosecution witnesses in the suit against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, are now to be shielded with screens during trial. This was the order given by the trial judge, Justice James Tsoho of the Federal High court in Abuja. Justice Tsoho added that the order was to shield them from the public, in the interest of their safety. The Director of Public Prosecution, Mohammed Diri, had told the court that the witnesses were ready to testify, but had insisted that they must be shielded from the public. They had also alleged that they had received threats from associates of the accused, claiming that they would be dealt with. One of the counsels to Kanu, Chuks Muomah, opposed vehemently, the use of shields at this period, claiming it wasn't part of the ruling which was delivered on the 19th of last month. He further accused the federal government of...