Here is the Latest Nnamdi Kanu News Today – Tuesday 17th October 2017. On this post we are going to bring you major Headlines and Breaking News about Nnamdi Kanu the IPOB Leader for today Tuesday 17th October 2017. This are the latest developments as shared by Punch, Vanguard, Igbere Tv News, Daily Post, and Sahara Reporters .
Latest Nnamdi Kanu News Today (17-10-2017)
IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, missing on eve of treason trial
The leader of a pro-Biafran separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra, has apparently gone missing, prompting speculation as to his whereabouts on the eve of his trial on treason charges.
Nnamdi Kanu has not been seen in public since troops were deployed to Umuahia, Abia State last month.
Kanu, who wants a separate state for the Igbo people who dominated the country’s southeast, has been on bail since April.
He is scheduled to appear in court in Abuja on Tuesday.
His lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, told AFP: “Only the army can tell us where he is. Either they arrested him or they killed him.
Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer reveals who will produce IPOB leader in court on Tuesday
Counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Ifeanyi Ejiofor, has said that the federal government will produce his client in court on Tuesday.
Kanu has not been seen in public since soldiers allegedly invaded his residence in Abia State.
Ejiofor had filed an application in court, asking the FG to produce the IPOB leader.
Kanu, who is facing treason trial, is due to appear at a Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday.
There you have it on “Latest Nnamdi Kanu News Today – Tuesday 17th October 2017.” Check back tomorrow for more updates.