Pages Navigation Menu

Nigeria news, headlines, events , stories and all that is trending today

Nigerians go MAD as Nnamdi Kanu denied bail (photos, video)

A massive crowd of supporters gathered to support their leader Nnamdi Kanu, who appeared at Federal High Court of Abuja today, on Thursday, December 1.

nnamdi kanu

READ ALSO: Final Showdown: Nigerian troops advancing into Sambisa to face Boko Haram

The presiding judge, Justice Binta Nyako, declined to release the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on bail.

nnamdi kanu trial

Equllay, three other pro-Biafra agitators, Chidiebere Onwudiwe, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi, who are facing trial alongside Kanu were denied bail.

Nnamdi Kanu At The Federal High Court

And while the IPOB supporters who agitate for restoration of the sovereignty of Biafra as a separate republic were obviously disgruntled with the decision, Nnamdi Kanu was in high spirit throughout his time in court.

nnamdi kanu ddjd

Meanwhile, the IPOB has described the recent launch of “Operation Python Dance” by the Nigerian army as a plot of the federal government and the governors of the south-east zone to unleash terror on its members in the area.

READ ALSO: BREAKING: Prof Wole Soyinka destroys ‘green card’ as vowed

nnamdi kanu in coiurt

Recall that Nnamdi Kanu is a political activist based in the United Kingdom who was arrested for charges of “criminal conspiracy, intimidation and membership of an illegal organisation by Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) in Lagos on 14 October, 2015.

Watch video:

Since then he has been held in prison despite various court orders that ruled for his release.

The post Nigerians go MAD as Nnamdi Kanu denied bail (photos, video) appeared first on Nigeria News today & Breaking news | Read Nigerian newspapers 24/7.

This post was syndicated from Nigeria News today & Breaking news | Read Nigerian newspapers 24/7. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? Click here to ask

Follow us on twitter @NigeriaTodayNG

Also, Like us on facebook

Leave a Reply

Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. Click here download now
Hello. Add your message here.