The self-acclaimed chief of the proscribed Indigenous Folks Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu on Tuesday, opened up on why he escaped from the nation inspite of the prison expenses of terrorism and treasonable felony introduced towards him by the federal authorities
Wanting closely weighed down, Kanu, who was dropped at courtroom for the continuation of trial shortly after he was intercepted by safety operations, sought the permission of Justice Binta Nyako to handle the courtroom and current his facet of the story.
Upon the permission, Kanu informed the courtroom within the presence of closely armed safety operatives that his home was unlawfully invaded by safety males together with his life severely threatened.
The self-acclaimed Biafran chief additional alleged that he would have been killed together with others on the day of the invasion if not for the knowledge he utilized to leap overseas.
Kanu’s response was provoked by the federal authorities’s data via its counsel, Shuaib Labaran that Kanu jumped the bail granted by the courtroom to flee trial by operating overseas.
Labaran had utilized to the courtroom for an order to remand Kanu within the custody of the Division of State Service (DSS).
The counsel mentioned the request grew to become crucial as a result of attorneys to Kanu have been but to be abreast of his re-arrest.
Justice Binta Nyako granted the request and ordered that Kanu be remanded within the custody of DSS until July 26 for the continuation of his trial.
Though the continuation of the trial was initially slated for October 20, 2021, it was introduced downward to July 26, 2021, for his attorneys to seem for his defence.
Kanu appeared to have been given the VIP remedy whereas being moved out of courtroom.
He was taken away in handcuffs via a particular gate reserved for Judges and extremely positioned individuals from the place he was moved to the DSS detention centre.
Hordes of photographers and cameramen who had positioned themselves to take his pictures have been upset upon discovery that Kanu had been taken away.