The household of the detained chief of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has known as out the British authorities over its silence within the travails of her citizen.
The household urged the federal government to indicate extra curiosity in Kanu’s ordeal since he’s a British citizen.
In an interview with Vanguard, Prince Emmanuel, Kanu’s youthful brother requested why the IPOB chief, a British citizen was “ kidnapped and bundled to Nigeria and Britain is still keeping quiet.”
He mentioned, “It is still not clear to us how Nnamdi, a British citizen would be abducted and bundled to Nigeria. If at all there is any reason to arrest him, why not take him to Britain where he is a citizen?
“Britain hasn’t done enough. Britain should be able to stand firm and demand explanations for those who abducted her citizen and bundled him to Nigeria. Kenya should also explain all it knows about this crime.”
The household additional demanded entry to the detained self-determination agitator who was arrested final Sunday.
Kalu’s youthful brother lamented that because the IPOB chief was “bundled” again to the nation, his household hasn’t had entry to him.”
Emmanuel revealed that the family had been traumatised by Kanu’s arrest and recent events, noting that every member of the family was deeply worried over his health condition.
“I hope he is not tortured. I hope his right to human dignity is not being violated. How can you abduct somebody and keep him in custody without access to his family and lawyers? This is inhumanity!” he lamented.
He asked the Nigerian government to grant the family access to Kanu whom he said “is by law presumed innocent until proven guilty”.
“Why can’t we see him? The federal authorities ought to enable us to see him as a result of he’s our son. He ought to have entry to his attorneys and household,” Emmanuel added.
He, nevertheless, urged all of Kanu’s supporters to stay calm and watch as occasions unfold, stating that Kanu did nothing to deserve the arrest.
He expressed confidence that his brother would ultimately triumph ultimately.
“It happened before. This is his second missionary journey. We shall prevail because my brother is not a criminal.
“He has not killed anybody nor has he asked anybody to kill. He is only fighting for the freedom of the people which is their fundamental human right,” he mentioned.
Emmanuel mentioned the household had no regrets figuring out with the Biafra trigger regardless of what the household had been by together with the lack of their dad and mom.
He urged Ndigbo and lovers of democracy and justice to unite behind his brother whom he mentioned “is only fighting a just cause”.