The chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has been arrested within the United Kingdom and dropped at the Federal High Court, Abuja by heavy safety operatives.
Kanu was blindfolded and sneaked into the courtroom by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) in handcuffs whereas his legs have been additionally chained.
He was hurriedly taken to Court 2 the place the presiding decide instructed the prosecution lawyer, Shuaib Labaran to tell the defence counsel of the brand new date for the continuation of the trial.
Journalists have been prevented from filming Kanu as he was shielded and brought by means of the again door.
The prosecution utilized that Kanu jumped bail and needed him to be remanded at DSS custody.
The court docket granted the appliance.
Justice Muritala Nyanko has adjourned the matter to July 26, 2021.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Tuesday introduced that Kanu was intercepted by operatives of Nigeria’s safety intelligence.
Kanu was on October 14, 2015, arraigned by the Nigerian Government over allegations of terrorism, cash laundering, treason, and many others.
On March 28, 2019, his bail situation was revoked by Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court.