On the 29th day of June, the Minister of justice & the attorney general of the federation, Abubakar Malami announced that the Nigerian security officials arrested the Biafran leader with the help of the international police in London.
He maintained that he was brought back so that he can continue his court trial at the federal high court Abuja.
The federal government of Nigeria said that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was extradited from London but later the British high commissioner in Abuja said that Kanu was not extradited by the British government but he was extradited by the Kenyan.
This revelation shocked people all over the world and this triggered allot of response from different people.
Meanwhile, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’ s brother, Kingsley Kanu filled a suit against Kenyan government on the illegal extradition of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu by the Kenyan government.
In another development, the brother to the Indigenous People Of Biafra, Mazi Kingsley Kanunta Kanu has narrated to Biafrans all over the world how he filled a suit against the unlawful extradition of his elder brother, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu by the Keynan government and how the court in Kenya confirmed that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was not extradited legally.
This was contained in a press statement issued by Kingsley Kanu which was recorded by different news channels in Nigeria.
This statement came after the Kenyan Court gave a verdict and maintained that there was no extradition case about Mazi Nnamdi Kanu that was brought by the Kenyan government to them.
While interviewed by the press, he said:
On 2nd November 2021, the Government of Kenya filed its defense to the suit I had earlier filed in Kenya on behalf of my brother, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
It will be recalled that following my brother’ s extraordinary rendition in June this year, the Kenyan Government had publicly issued series of statements, denying its complicity in this abominable act.
In the said defense that it filed in Court, Kenya has not only persisted in its denials, but it went further to confirm that my brother was denied the benefit of the due process of extradition in Kenya or even a lawful arrest.
In particular, the defense the Kenyan Government filed in court stated in major part that there are no extradition proceedings to justify that the Government of Kenya is responsible for the Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’ s extradition.
Continuing with his speech, he said:
It further stated that there is no record from any of the Police station within the Country to indicate that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was lawfully arrested and detained for purposes of commencing
It needs to be emphasized that above admissions have officially confirmed our long- held position that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’ s transfer from Kenya to Nigeria is unlawful, not lawful as was claimed by the
This latest revelation, officially made in open Court by Kenya, further solidifies our abiding position that the Nigerian Government cannot benefit from its own wrong by subjecting my brother to trial.
In a similar development, he said:
As the the next hearing date unfolds to 7th December 2021, more legal processes will be in view.
Our immediate goal is to secure the unconditional release of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu from detention.
This was a press statement issued by the brother to the IPOB leader, Kanunta Kanu.
Meanwhile, people have reacted to this statement and thanked him for making a bold step in filling a suit against the Kenyan government.
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