Lagos – The lawyer of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the
Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has made a statement saying that contrary
to rumours, Kanu is not ill and has not been tortured by the Department of
State Services (DSS).
Daily Post reports that the lawyer, Vincent Obetta, has
said that Kanu is in high spirits. He said that he had heard rumours that Kanu
had been tortured by the DSS, that he is critically ill and that he was
transferred to a more deadly cell.
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“Through my visits, there has not been any overt or
covert situation pointing to a case of torture on him by the authority of the
DSS. He is neither sick nor have fallen sick since his incarceration on the
14th October 2015,” Obetta has said.
Since Kanu’s incarceration, IPOB and pro-Biafra
affiliates have been threatening to protest across the country to order his
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- News24 Nigeria