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BREAKING: Federal High Court refuses to continue trial of Nnamdi Kanu

IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu

The federal high court in Abuja has refused to continue the trial of Nnamdi Kanu the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, stating that it lacks jurisdiction to entertain further charges against the separatist leader.

The presiding Judge, Justice Binta Nyako stated on Monday that the decision by the court is in view of the judgment of the Court of Appeal which acquitted Kanu.

Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lawyer for the IPOB leader who confirmed the decision by the Federal High Court, said

“The Court per His lordship Hon. Justice Binta Nyako, is in agreement with us that it lacks the jurisdiction to entertain any further charge against Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in view of the landmark judgment of the Court of Appeal.

“The matter was consequently adjourned sine die pending the outcome of the appeal at the Supreme Court.

“We are winning!
Supreme Court here we come!

“No going back on ONYENDU’s freedom. Our appeal to set aside the order staying the execution of Onyendu’s judgment will be fixed for hearing any moment from now.”
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