Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is headed for the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). He hopes the court would address abuse of his rights.
Kanu, who is accused, along with two others, Benjamin Madubgwu and James Nwawuisi, of treason, has been in the custody of the Department of State Security (DSS), since his arrest on October 14, 2015. Addressing newsmen in Abuja yesterday, Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor said Kanu was granted bail on December 17, but President Muhammadu Buhari, during a media chat said Kanu will not leave the prison cell for any reason. Read more