Alloy Ejimakor, a Special Legal Counsel to the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has said that he may to flown back to the United Kingdom, UK, Page 36 learnt.
He made this known in a tweet after meeting with the IPOB Leader in the custody of the Department of State Security Services, DSS.
The Special Counsel stated that the meeting lasted for about 4-hours.
His words: “Today, I met with Onyendu at the DSS. We spent nearly four hours. My interaction with him was fulfilling.
“He is cheery and looks forward to overcoming this predicament sooner than later. Again, he stressed UNITY and tolerance on all sides. He has you all in his thoughts.”
It was further gathered that Ejimakor delivered 2 forms to the IPOB Leader, during his visit to the office of the DSS, where Kanu is being detained.
He disclosed that the development will open up a new chapter in the trial of Kanu, adding that, the Nigerian Government under President Muhammadu Buhari would be served with summons to bring him to the United Kingdom, where another case would be heard over the manner of his rendition to Nigeria.
He added: “I went to visit him on Wednesday, and went with two forms. One was the Consular Consent form that the British High Commission required that he signs to consent to Consular assistance.
“There was also a form from his Counsel in the UK. The firm is known as Bindmans, one of the largest Law Firms in the UK.
“The forms will open a whole new chapter of legality, including the filing of a Writ of Mandamus against the Nigerian Government in a UK Court, to compel it to produce Kanu, because his detention is illegal under the British law.”
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