IPOB Members Arrested At Abuja Federal High Court




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Security operatives have arrested members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Monday.

members were arrested by the police as they converged on the federal high court in Abuja for Nnamdi Kanu’s trial.

IPOB members were chanting slogans in support of Kanu and demanding his freedom.

Some of them wore Jewish apparel.

There was commotion as police tried to disperse members of the group.

Some of them were subsequently arrested while others fled.

Kanu’s trial is scheduled to continue today after he was arrested and extradited to Nigeria in June.

He was re-arraigned and remanded in custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) upon his extradition to Nigeria.

IPOB leader is facing charges of treasonable felony for his agitation for an independent Republic of Biafra.

agitation turned violent as members of the group took arms, killing and destroying infrastructure in the south-east.

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