LIVE UPDATES: IPOB’s Nnamdi Kanu Trial Continues Before Justice Nyako
The treason trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, continues at the Federal High Court in Abuja.
Nnamdi Kanu, facing multiple charges, will appear before Justice Binta Nyako.
Recall that during the last sitting, the federal government withdrew its amended charges against Kanu and the court also denied him bail.
The presiding judge, Justice Binta Nyako, had said Kanu must account for his whereabouts for years when he was first given bail but refused to appear in court for trial.
The court disagreed with the defendant’s claim that he fled the nation when troops of the Nigerian Army raided his ancestral home in Abia State.
Stick with Naija News as we bring you updates on the trial of the pro-Biafra activist…
11:40: Justice Binta Nyako adjourns Nnamdi Kanu trial to November 14, 2022.
11:10: The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, dismissed a fresh application the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, filed to be released on bail, pending the determination of the treasonable felony charge the Federal Government preferred against him.
10:15: Embattled pro-Biafra activist, Nnamdi Kanu arrive court for trial.
09:15: Nnamdi Kanu lawyers arrive court as trial set to begin.