The pro-Biafran group stated that the directive was in solidarity with its detained leader, Nnamdi Kanu, who will be appearing in court on that day.
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This development was confirmed by Ifeanyi Ejiofor, the lawyer of the Leader of the IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, in a statement.
This development was revealed in a statement by the Media and Publicity Director of IPOB, Emma Powerful.
The UN had recently indicted both Nigerian and Kenyan governments for ‘the extraordinary rendition, torture and continued detention’ of the IPOB leader without due process.
The IPOB gave the warning in a statement issued by its Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, on Monday.
The lawyer to the leader of the proscribed group made the call on Friday in Abuja at a news conference.
The spokesman of IPOB, Emma Powerful, raised the alarm in a statement he issued on Sunday on the alleged plot
Ichita, representing Aba South constituency, made the appeal in a statement issued in Umuahia Thursday and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
The application was filed pending the determination of the treasonable felony charge against him by the Federal Government.
Kanu made the known in a statement issued on Tuesday by his lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, who said they met on Monday.
Justice Taiwo Taiwo, in a judgment Friday, dismissed the suit for lacking in merit and substance.
They have become the lord of the manor, dishing out instructions on what goes on in the region.
Few years ago, he nearly stopped Kumuyi from holding Aba Crusade. He told his followers to ‘Stone Kumuyi to Death’ if he comes to Aba for Crusade. He lambasted Enugu people of not meting out capital punishment on the preacher. Kumuyi ignored him and carried on with the evangelism.
The man of God made this statement during the commissioning of a road he constructed in Oke-Afa, Lagos State.
Kanu, who is being tried for alleged treasonable felony offence, had applied for bail pending the determination of his trial.
Kanu, who disclosed this when Justice Binta Nyako jokingly asked him his favourite football team, said Liverpool F.C. had been his club since he was seven.
The Wednesday sit-at-home recorded total compliance by people in Ebonyi.
A counsel for the IPOB leader who made this known also said the Federal Government listed some lawyers representing Nnamdi Kanu as accomplices of the defendant.
The Governor said this on Tuesday when he spoke with newsmen after a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja.
The leaders also requested exclusive zoning of Nigeria’s presidency in 2023 to the Igbo nation devoid of competition.