IPOB Accuses Nigeria Supreme Courtroom of delaying and obstructing Nnamdi Kanu from getting justice The Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, has …
IPOB Accuses Nigeria Supreme Courtroom of delaying and obstructing Nnamdi Kanu from getting justice
The Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, has accused the Supreme Courtroom of obstructing justice for its chief, Nnamdi Kanu.
Recall that the Justices of Abuja Attraction Courtroom on October 13, 2022, unanimously discharged and acquitted Kanu of all prices introduced towards him by the Federal Authorities.
The identical Courtroom barred the Nigerian authorities from prosecuting the IPOB chief in any Nigerian Courtroom.
Equally, Umuahia Excessive Courtroom ordered the Federal Authorities of Nigeria to return Kanu to Kenya, the place he was kidnapped, tortured, and terribly renditioned to Nigeria.
Regardless of the ruling, the Nigerian Authorities has refused to set Kanu free.
Nevertheless, IPOB’s spokesman, Emma Highly effective, mentioned the Nigerian Authorities filed an enchantment on the Supreme Courtroom towards the rulings of the decrease court docket.
Highly effective lamented that the apex court docket was obstructing justice for the IPOB chief.
An announcement by Highly effective reads: “The worldwide household and motion of Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) beneath the management of the prophet Mazi Nnamdi Kanu alerts the general public and the worldwide neighborhood on the deliberate obstruction of justice by the Supreme Courtroom of Nigeria within the case of Mazi Nnamdi KANU who’s illegally detained in DSS solitary confinement.
“Nonetheless, the lawless Federal Authorities of Nigeria refused to obey their very own court docket orders. As a substitute, they erroneously went to the Supreme Courtroom to hinder justice by submitting an enchantment to their very own decrease court docket’s ruling.
“One would have anticipated the Supreme Courtroom of Nigeria, being a constitutional Courtroom to throw out such misguided enchantment by the lawless Federal Authorities of Nigeria for his or her disobedience to the Attraction Courtroom Orders or expedite motion on the case bordering on Worldwide crime and Human Proper abuse.
“As a substitute, they intentionally determined to not repair a date to listen to the enchantment earlier than them. It has been over 100 days since their federal authorities appealed the judgment of their Appellant Courtroom, which discharged and acquitted Mazi Nnamdi KANU, but the Supreme Courtroom has not fastened a date for the listening to.
“IPOB and Biafrans understand the Supreme Courtroom Justices as colluding with the Federal Authorities to delay and deny KANU justice. Mazi Nnamdi KANU didn’t commit any crime prosecutable in Nigeria or wherever internationally, but he has been held in solitary confinement by the DSS for over 18 months.
“The Nigeria Authorities, who’s in violation of worldwide legislation of extradition and disobedience of court docket orders, is having fun with immunity as a result of Supreme Courtroom Justices have determined to commerce justice for obedience to the chief arm of the federal government.”