Abuja - Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has lamented an attempt by the Federal Government to try Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader Nnamdi Kanu through the use of mask-wearing witnesses for the prosecution, Sun News Online has reported.
According to Fayose, the act is a mockery of democracy and President Muhammadu Buhari should be "purged of the blood and water of dictatorship flowing in his veins.
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He said the prosecution, which filed an application with the court to have its witnesses wear masks, should be ashamed of themselves for allowing themselvs to be used as "tools to subvert democracy."
Fayose has since hailed the judiciary for rising in defense of democracy while throwing the prosecution's case out of court.
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