Ifeanyi Ejiofor Accused Nigerian govt Of Terrorism In Nnamdi Kanu’s Case Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, the Lead Counsel for the Indigenous Peo…
Ifeanyi Ejiofor Accused Nigerian govt Of Terrorism In Nnamdi Kanu’s Case
Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, the Lead Counsel for the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) once more questioned the Federal Authorities of Nigeria over the June 2021 arrest and extradition of his consumer, Nnamdi Kanu.
Ejiofor in an announcement on Wednesday accused Abubakar Malami, the Lawyer-Normal of the Federation, of “hypocrisy”.
He queried why authorities didn’t topic IPOB chief, Kanu, to extradition proceedings earlier than a courtroom of legislation – simply as suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, was afforded.
He additionally accused the Nigerian authorities of terrorism for the style Kanu was kidnapped in Kenya and “renditioned” to Nigeria.
Learn Ejiofor’s full assertion under:
The Honorable Lawyer Normal of the Federation (Abubakar Malami, SAN) is conscious of the existence of this NIGERIAN Extradition Act, Cap E25, Legal guidelines of the Federation 2004, significantly the compelling provision of Part 15 of this Extradition Act, but, he proceeded on a gross violation of this Legislation, to take part within the felony abduction of Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu from Kenya, and terribly renditioned him to Nigeria, as an alternative of subjecting him to this extradition proceedings as additionally mutually offered below Kenyan Legal guidelines.
Pertinent to notice that this similar AGF additionally subjected the disgraced/suspended ACP Abba Kyari to the identical extradition proceedings earlier than the Nigerian Courtroom.
So, why was Mazi Nnamdi Kanu not afforded the identical alternative earlier than he was forcefully renditioned to Nigeria?
The legislation is now settled that the Lawyer Normal of the Federation and his accomplices, dedicated an act of terrorism below their very own very Legislation, for the style during which they violated worldwide legal guidelines with impunity within the forceful abduction and rendition of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu to Nigeria.
It’s to be famous additionally that, Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is by advantage of the provisions of one other NIGERIAN Legislation below Part 2(3)(f) of the Terrorism Prevention (Modification and Prohibition) Act, 2022, a sufferer of terrorism. Abubakar Malami SAN is equally conscious of the provisions of this legislation.
In a saner/civil society, the Lawyer Normal of the Federation and his accomplices could be within the jail cooling off, for his or her flagrant violation of NIGERIAN Legal guidelines, which constitutes an act of terrorism. Nonetheless, and most sadly, we’re in a rustic of “anyhowness”, the place something goes.
Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s freedom is sacrosanct and the hour has come, no going again.”