The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) hours ago announced the arrest of IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu in Abuja today.
According to Malami, he was arrested by the collaborative effort of security agencies in Nigeria and Interpol.
He 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.
Nnamdi had fled the country after a Federal High Court in Abuja granted him bail on health grounds in 2017. The Judge who granted him bail revoked it on March 28, 2019, and issued a Bench warrant for his arrest in any part of the country.
Following Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, many Nigerian took to social media to react to the news, one such Nigerian is President Buhari’s aid, Bashir Ahmad.
According to Bashir who took to his verified Facebook page to share his opinion on the arrest, said “the language is now so clear for everyone to Understand. (READ THE FULL STORY HERE).
Nnamdi Kanu on the other hand also explained to the Nigerian Court why He jumped bail and fled the country some years back. (READ IT HERE).
watch the video below.