IPOB lawyer says DSS patronising substandard native chemist retailer for Kanu’s medicine Owerri- The lead counsel to the Indigenous Individuals of Biaf…
IPOB lawyer says DSS patronising substandard native chemist retailer for Kanu’s medicine
Owerri- The lead counsel to the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, on Thursday alleged that the Director of State Service, DSS, was patronising a substandard native chemist store to purchase medicine for the detained chief of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, within the DSS facility.
Ejiofor made this recognized to newsmen in Owerri, shortly after their court-ordered routine go to to DSS headquarters in Abuja.
The lawyer stated it was a part of what they uncovered looking for out if the DSS complied with the rules for requisite medical remedy on Kanu, following the alarm IPOB raised on the deteriorating well being situation of Kanu, final Monday.
Nevertheless, they known as on the DSS, to launch Kanu unconditionally in order that they might handle his well being points.
In line with the IPOB’s lawyer, he stated: “As typical, the Court docket-Order routine go to to our indefatigable Shopper – Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was performed at present, on the DSS Headquarters Abuja, the place Onyendu continues to be being held in solitary confinement for over 14 months.
“The go to was centred on our curiosity to determine the DSS degree of compliance with offering Onyendu with the requisite medical remedy that might deal with his deteriorating well being situation.
“Sadly, they made the startling discovery that regardless of the alarm raised on Monday, calling for the intervention of accountable overseas Governments and establishments, on the DSS flagrant disobedience of Orders of Court docket, notably in denying Onyendu private medical physician and drugs, the lawless DSS instantly resorted to native chemist retailer to acquire substandard medicine to be administered on Onyendu.
“Since it’s now apparent that the DSS doesn’t have the power, capability and/or sources to handle Onyendu’s deteriorating well being situation we’re compelled to publicly implore the DSS, to permit us have Onyendu again unconditionally, or higher nonetheless, permit us to buy the prescription drugs for Onyendu pending his unconditional launch from their custody.
“Could we additionally seize this medium to tell the World that Onyendu has not eaten something prior to now 48 hours because of the concomitant excruciating pains occasioned by his gastro gut dysfunction, which have intentionally didn’t avail him with the prescribed doable medical aid.”
“With this growth, we are actually satisfied that the Federal Authorities of Nigeria is ostensibly afraid of the anticipated optimistic end result of the Court docket of Enchantment’s judgement. Therefore, they’re doing the whole lot doable to topic our Shopper – Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, to extreme torture, and inhuman/degrading remedy earlier than he lastly regains his freedom. However, be assured that this technique is lifeless on arrival.
“Nonetheless, we guarantee you, UmuChineke, thdefencedefense workforce eminently led by the indefatigable Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, is just not relenting in all actions we’re taking to right this anomaly and to place to a halt, this seemingly impunity and lawlessness being openly exhibited by the DSS,” Ejiofor stated.