Fresh information has emerged on how the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu was detained for 8 days in Kenya.
POLITICS NIGERIA learned that Kanu met with his lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor for the first time since his re-arrest on Friday in Abuja. This was after the DSS granted his application to meet with his client.
Speaking on the meeting, Ejiofor revealed that his Kanu was held in custody by Kenyan authorities for 8 days.
“Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, was actually abducted by the accursed Kenya’s Special Police Force on the 18th of June 2021 at their International Airport, and consequently taken to an undisclosed residence under dehumanising conditions.”
“He was tortured and subjected to all forms of inhuman treatment which worsened his health condition. He was illegally detained for eight good DAYS in Kenya before being transfered to their Nigerian counterpart.”
“He was purportedly investigated on a bogus charge while in their custody, ostensibly, awaiting to be handed over after their findings proved him innocent of all the spurious allegations. They later beckoned on their Nigerian Counterpart to take over.”
“Kenyan Government was deeply involved in the abduction, detention and ill-treatment of my Client before the illegal handover to their Nigerian counterpart.”, the lawyer disclosed.
It will be recalled that Kanu was arraugned in court on Tuesday by the Department of State Security Services, DSS and was remanded in their custody till July 26th.