Nnamdi kanu the director of radio biafra was reportedly arrested by
secret police (dss) on saturday. nigeria
Kanu, who is also assumed to be the director of biafra television and the leader of the indigenous people of biafra (ipob), was said to have been arrested in
, yesterday. lagos
Uche mefor the deputy director of radio biafra, with other members of the group, in a marathon broadcast on the biafra radio, alleged that kanu was arrested in
by the security operatives, as he flew into lagos from his base in the nigeria . uk
The group in a tweet on sunday, via its twitter handle, confirmed the arrest.
In a statement published on its website, the separatist movement also confirmed that their director has been arrested in
by the nigerian authorities, noting that it ( lagos ) has through this arrest played into the grand
strategy of biafrans. nigeria
See statement here:
However, at the time of filing this report, vanguard was yet to independently confirm the arrest, even as the dss authorities were yet to publicly make any statement about the arrest.
Ipob is a separatist movement that call for the independence of nigeria’s former eastern region – proclaimed the republic of biafra in 1967 and reannexed to Nigeria three years later, following a civil war that claimed between one and three million lives.