Biafra: Court Fixes New Date For Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has set March 31, 2020, for the resumption of the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

Nnamdi Kanu
Nnamdi Kanu

According to reports, the court fixed the date after the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari asked the court to reject a request to restore Kanu’s revoked bail.

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The Buhari government filed a counter-motion before the court to oppose an application filed in April 2019 by Nnamdi Kanu seeking the restoration of his bail.

The prosecuting counsel, Magaji Labaran filed the Federal Government’s objection to the application on January 17, 2020