Home Top Stories Breaking: FG arrests Nnamdi Kanu, to appear in Abuja court

Breaking: FG arrests Nnamdi Kanu, to appear in Abuja court

27
0
Nnamdi Kanu

By  Wandoo Sumbo

ABUJA – The Federal Government has arrested Nnamdi Kanu, acclaimed leader of the proscribed Indegenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who has been on the run after jumping bail.

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami announced this on Tuesday in Abuja.

Malami, who made the disclosure to journalists on Tuesday, revealed that Kanu was arrested and brought back to Nigeria on Sunday.

He said the arrest followed a collaborative effort between security agencies in Nigeria and Interpol.

Malami further disclosed that Kanu would be taken before the Federal High Court in Abuja for the continuation of his trial on charges bordering on terrorism, treasonable felony, unlawful possession of firearms and management of an unlawful society. (NAN)

Loading...
Previous articleSenate confirms Kolawole Alabi as Executive Commissioner, Consumer Protection Commission
Next articleIPOB: Abuja court orders remand of Nnamdi Kanu in DSS custody •Trial adjourned