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FG Charges Nnamdi Kalu, 2 Others With Treasonable Felony

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FG Charges Nnamdi Kalu, 2 Others With Treasonable Felony

Nnamdi Kanu

Radio Biafra Founder, Nnamdi Kanu has been slammed with a fresh charge of treasonable felony by the Federal Government of Nigeri

Kanu who has been in detention was last week freed by an Abuja High Court.

The Federal Government had gone to a Federal High Court in Abuja last Friday to prefer six charges against Kanu, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi.

In the charge-sheet signed by the Director, Public Prosecution (DPP), Mohammed Saidu Diri, for the Attorney-General of the Federation obtained by Daily Sun, Kanu and the two others were charged with treasonable felony which is punishable under Section 41(C) of the Criminal Code Act, CAP C38 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria.

Giving details, the charge-sheet read in part:

“That you, Nnamdi Kanu and other unknown per- sons, now at large, at London, United Kingdom, between 2014 and September, 2015 with intention to levy war against Nigeria in order to force the President to change his measures of being the President of the Federation, Head of State and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federation as defined in Section 3 of the Constitution of the Federal Re- public of Nigeria 1999 (as amended) by doing an act to wit: Broadcast on Radio Biafra your preparations for the states in the South- East geo-political zone, South-South geo-political zone, the Igala Community of Kogi State and the Idoma/Igede Community of Benue State to secede from the Federal Republic of Nigeria and form themselves into a Republic of Biafra, and thereby committed an offence punish- able under Section 41(C) of the Criminal Code Act, CAP C38 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004.”

On count two of the charges, the federal authorities also accused the trio of managing an unlawful society.

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3 Comments

3 Comments

  1. Bomi

    December 22, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    Things are getting better
    Things are getting better
    For the Lord is on the throne
    Things are getting better
    Things are getting better…

    Sweet music to my hears…

  2. Adebiyi Ayorinde

    December 22, 2015 at 1:35 pm

    If found guilty, that guy is in deep shit! Dont know what he and his cohorts stands to gain by promoting a stance for a divided Nigeria. I guess if he had succeeded in his myopic plans, he will want to be the President! Smart boy!!!

  3. Lionheart

    December 22, 2015 at 2:09 pm

    He’s a common criminal looking for any way to rip innocent people of their money even if it costs their lives.

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