The proscribed Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) has once more demanded the rapid launch of its detained chief, Nnamdi Kanu.
The group argued that the protection of Kanu can’t be assured in authorities care following the assorted threats of assaults which lately hit Abuja, the federal capital territory.
Naija Information stories the IPOB leader has been within the custody of the Division of State Providers (DSS) in Abuja since he was repatriated from Kenya in 2021.
Nevertheless, IPOB in a press release on Thursday by its spokesperson, Emma Highly effective mentioned with the closure of colleges in Abuja and different surrounding states over the concern of impending assault, nothing should occur to Kanu in DSS custody.
To keep away from any such situation, IPOB really useful the rapid and unconditional launch of Kanu.
The IPOB assertion reads partially: “The eye of the worldwide motion and household of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) has been drawn to the sudden closure of all of the Authorities public faculties working in Abuja due to the threats from terrorists groomed by Fulani folks to take over Abuja and whole Nigeria; IPOB due to this fact demand rapid launch of the chief of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra Mazi Nnamdi Kanu from DSS dungeon in Abuja by Nigeria authorities and her compromised DSS.
“We’re reminding Nigeria and her safety businesses that the world, by the UN Proper group, has mandated the unconditional launch of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and the suitable compensation paid to him directly as a result of he dedicated no crime towards Nigeria and her sovereignty. The UN Group warned that if something untoward occurs to him will probably be disastrous to Nigeria, and IPOB is able to carry this order to the letter.
“We’re advising the Fulani terrorists authorities of Nigeria to urgently launch Mazi Nnamdi KANU unconditionally earlier than their deliberate jihad in Abuja. We’re monitoring them and the shenanigans they’re enjoying with their terrorist collaborators to take over the federal government. IPOB is neither bothered nor within the plan of the terrorists to overrun the Nigerian authorities which we’ve got rejected; our concern is the protection of our chief. We, due to this fact, demand that the Nigerian authorities should launch the chief of IPOB now as a result of he dedicated no crime as enunciated by the UN Proper group.
“As Nigeria is closing faculties, companies, and different actions due to Fulani terrorists’ risk to assault Abuja, it clearly exhibits that Abuja is not secure for folks to stay. Therefore our unequivocal demand for the unconditional launch of Mazi Nnamdi KANU earlier than something occurs to him. We demand immediate and full implementation of the UN directives regarding Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.”
Nigeria Should Launch Kanu
Earlier on Thursday, the particular counsel to the detained chief of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Aloy Ejimakor warned the Nigerian authorities about the consequences of disobeying a United Nations (UN) order for his consumer’s launch.
The lawyer in a press release made accessible to Naija Information mentioned Nigeria is sure to obey the UN order for the IPOB chief to be launched.
He argued that if the Nigerian authorities fails to obey inside six months as stipulated by the UN, a diplomatic row could be triggered which will certainly be towards the nation.