The Kenya authorities detailed safety operatives to ransack the condo the place Nnamdi Kanu, the chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra, stayed within the nation when information filtered in final Thursday that his United Kingdom passport was left behind within the East African nation, competent sources have knowledgeable SaharaReporters.
SaharaReporters realized that the Kenya operatives broke into the condo and searched desperately for the UK passport, nevertheless it was finally not discovered.
The sources famous that the UK passport had been safely evaded the Kenya condo earlier than the intelligence was intentionally launched to ” serve as evidence that the Kenya government was involved in the unconventional abduction of Kanu to Nigeria.”
The lawyer to Kanu, Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, additionally corroborated this declare, including that it was too late for Kenya to dismiss the “compelling evidence.”
Ejiofor stated, “My happiness is that by that development (of the leaving over of Kanu’s UK passport in Kenya) the desperate denials of the Kenya government in the abduction of Kanu have been put to rest. Earlier, I had compelling evidence to show the world a conspiracy between Kenya and Nigerian governments to abduct Kanu through an unconventional process.
“Kenya grew to become apprehensive that we had different compelling proof. As quickly as the actual fact of his passport nonetheless in Kenya was made public, they rapidly went to the condo the place Kanu stayed in Kenya and ransacked the place. But it was too late for them. These are people who find themselves telling us that they do not know about what occurred to Kanu.”
SaharaReporters had on July 10 reported that new evidence that Kenyan authorities were guilty in the arrest and extradition of Nnamdi Kanu emerged with his UK passport left behind in the country.
A UK Newspaper, The Guardian, had stated this in a report, adding that Kanu got a Kenya visa which was to expire in June, and he had been around in the country before his sudden arrest and extradition.
“Evidence seen by the Guardian exhibits Kanu entered Kenya this 12 months on his British passport on a visa expiring in June. His UK passport stays in Kenya. Kanu didn’t have a Nigerian passport, his household stated, and he has verbally renounced his Nigerian citizenship in broadcasts.
“The abduction of a person from a foreign country with the aim of rendition to justice is illegal under international law,” the UK newspaper report had stated.
SaharaReporters reported that Kanu recounted his expertise in Kenya whereas talking together with his lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, saying he was “mercilessly beaten and tortured” within the East African nation earlier than his extradition to Nigeria.
Ejiofor had confirmed the phrases of Kanu throughout an interview including that Kanu advised him how he was detained not within the Kenya official detention facilities however a non-public residence for about eight days earlier than his extradition to Nigeria.
This is regardless of the Kenyan authorities’ denial that that they had something to do with the arrest and extradition of Kanu to Nigeria.