After a long wait for the arrival of The Leader of the indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu by thousands of his supporters who who were optimistic to seeing him in court today for the hearing of his case,

He finally walks into the courtroom majestically with his supporters hailing him.
       
The bail hearing as filed by the legal team of
Mazi Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and co-defendants,
Benjamin Madubugwu, David Nwawusi and
Chidiebere Onwudiwe has just commenced
at exactly 11:05am, after much delay due to
four prior cases presided over by the court.
The introductions of the counsels have been
observed.
Nnamdi Kanu and co-defendants, each have
a different Lawyer representing them. The
legal experts have introduced themselves to
the honourable court respectively, as well as
the counsel to the Nigerian government, S.I
Labaran.
“My Lord, the bail application for the first
defendant (Nnamdi Kanu) was filed to this
court in accordance with the rule of law,”
Hon Barr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, representing
Nnamdi Kanu tells the honourable court.
“On the 17th of December, Justice
Ademola Adeniyi ordered that the first
defendant be released unconditionally, but
that order was not obeyed.
“My Lord, this refusal of obeying court
order was following a media chat of the
President on December 30, where he stated
that he will never release the defendant,
“The IPOB members have been killed and
maimed in large numbers. IPOB is a legal
group that is known round the world. The
pictures of IPOB members victimised by the
Nigerian force men is also attached to the
document filed.
“16th of November 2015, we filed against
the counter affidavit of the respondence,
“My Lord, the international body have
gained massive interest on this matter…”
Barrister Ejiofor stated, but was interrupted
by an objection from the counsel to the
Nigerian government…