Abaribe stated that Nnamdi Kanu has not been seen after the Army-IPOB clash at his (Kanu) residence in Umuahia. Abia State capital, on September 14, 2017.
The Senator representing Abia North, Enyinaya Abaribe has wrote to the Federal High court. To discharge him completely from the surety he signed in favour of Nnamdi Kanu.
Senator Abaribe also applied for the refund of the N100 million paid as part of the bail bond for the release of Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Abaribe further stated that after the Army-IPOB clash at Kanu’s residence in Umuahia, Abia State capital, on September 14, 2017. Nnamdi Kanu has not been seen
The senator, in his application filed against the Federal Government as first respondent and Nnamdi Kanu as second respondent said; “Since the visit of the Nigerian Army to the residence of the first defendant from September 11, 2017, the second respondent in this suit has not been seen nor reached on phone.
The applicant neither is he reported in any news media as seen by any person nor made any statement on any issue.”
The Nigerian Army launched Operation Python Dance II in the Southeast. The exercise allegedly claimed lives of many youths in the region.
As at the time of writing this news, a source disclosed that the IPOB leader did not appear in court today. As initially scheduled .
According to the source, the other three defendants were brought to the court at about 10am this morning.
They include Chidiebere Onwudiwe, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi, who were still in the prison.
However, Nnamdi Kanu’s Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, was still claiming that his client in custody of the Federal Government. As Justice Nyako Binta demanded for the reason why Kanu was not in court.