Radio biafra Director and Founder of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu appeared at the Federal High Court in Abuja today [Jan 25], where he was informed that his bail hearing would come up Friday 29/01/2016. The embattled Biafra campaigner looked in good spirits at his court appearance as his supporters joined him for the legal proceedings.
On the move for motion for the summons for bail by E. M Ekweju, Kanu’s counsel, the prosecuting cousel, Mohammed Diri said he was ready to respond to the bail application. Ekweju told the court that section 158 and 162 of the Criminal Justice Act is a statutory right in the constitution for an accused person seeking for bail before the court.
“My lord, it is my humble submission that the counter affidavit filed by the prosecution has not attempted to meet the provisions of Section 162 of the CJA,”Ekweju said.
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- The Heraldng