Supreme Court to rule on case of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, Dec 15

The Supreme Court announced on Thursday that it would rule on the petition asking for the Federal Government to free the persecuted Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, leader Nnamdi Kanu, on December 15.

A five-member panel of the apex court headed by Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun, okayed the matter for judgement, after counsel for both FG and the detained IPOB leader, adopted their final briefs of argument.

While the Federal Government was represented by a legal team under the direction of Mr. T. A. Gazzali, SAN, the former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Kanu Agabi, SAN, led Kanu’s legal team.