JUST IN! Nnamdi Kanu Goes To Court On 20th June.
The leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu would be appearing in the federal high Court Abuja, on the 20th of June 2016.
Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is answering to a biased six-count treason charge the federal government of Nigeria, under Justice John Tsoho who not only declined to grant them bail, but also permitted the prosecution to shield the identity of eight witnesses billed to testify against the accused after he initially rejected the application for shielded witness, making his rulings in-acquiescent.
Kanu who was illegally arrested by officials of Department of State Security Service (DSS) on the 14 of October 2015, in Lagos, Nigeria, is being tried on charges of treasonable felony alongside two other Biafra agitators, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi by the Federal Government Nigeria.
Both Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi have been both acquitted and release by the federal high court. Justice Tosho though dented the bail application of Nnamdi Kanu, shortly after president Buhari publicly said that the judiciary had no power over his government, stating clearly that the accused won’t be granted bail.
Justice Tsoho also accepted the argument of the prosecution that the activities of the defendants constitute threat to national security. He also noted that the