Breaking News: Federal High Court Grants IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Bail



Justice Nyako of Federal High Court Abuja today granted leader of Pro-Biafra agitators, Nnamdi Kanu bail on a very stringent conditions. Technically speaking, Nnamdi Kanu is free to go as long as he met his bail conditions.

As part of his bail conditions, Kanu was ordered never to grant any press interview pending the outcome of his trial. The court also ordered that he will not be in a gathering of more than 10 persons. Justice Binta Nyako said Kanu's bail will be revoked if any of the orders are flouted.

However, the other accused persons were denied bail. According to the judge, treasonable felony, the charges against them is a serious offence against the state. Also, the judge refused the application by Kanu to vary her previous order on protecting witnesses in the matter.

Nyako said the witnesses who have been identified as security operatives cannot be exposed in the course of the trial. She further held that the witnesses will be identified with alphabets during the trial.

Nwannekaenyi "Nnamdi" Kenny Okwu Kanu is a political activist based in the United Kingdom who was arrested in Lagos on 14 October, 2015 by President Muhammadu Buhari-led government and has been held in Kuje prison.

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