It is not a rumor that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has been arrested.
The Federal Government of Nigeria made announcement of his arrest today 29 June, 2021.
We gathered that Nnamdi kanu had been apprehended by the Nigerian Police since Sunday.
Mr Abubakar Malami while speaking at a joint press briefing with members of the State Security Service (SSS) in Abuja, today made it known that the arrest of Nnamdi Kanu and deportation back to Nigeria was made possible by the support of international intelligence agencies.
According to him, the reason Nnamdi Kanu was re-arrested and deported back to Nigeria is to bring him back in order come and face his trial that he fled from.
Nnamdi Kanu was charged to court in 2017 for treasonable felony charges at the Federal High Court in Abuja. Granted bail in April 2017, But fled out of Nigeria, against his bail terms, in September 2017 after his home was invaded by men of the Nigeria Army to forcefully arrest him.
Presently Nnamdi Kanu is at the Abuja High court amisdt heavy security luckup.