Nnamdi Kanu, chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra has defeated the federal authorities in court docket.
This comes after an Abia State High Courtroom presided over by Hon. Justice Benson Anya in Umuahia, the state capital on Wednesday awarded N1bn injury in favour of the detained chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in opposition to the Federal Authorities.
Kanu, via his lawyer, Aloy Ejimakor had approached the court docket looking for N5bn damage in opposition to the Federal Authorities over the alleged invasion of his father’s home on September 10, 2017 by the army.
Hon. Justice Anya described the invasion of Kanu’s Afaraukwu residence as infamous and brazen.
He nonetheless struck out other reliefs sought by Kanu’s legal workforce, together with his repatriation from Kenya and continued detention by the DSS.
The presiding choose additionally granted the aid sought by Kanu’s legal workforce, ordering the Federal Authorities to issue a public apology in three nationwide dailies over the unlawful invasion of Kanu’s Afaraukwu residence.
He additionally suggested the Federal Authorities to undertake a political decision in coping with issues involving Kanu.