Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has raised allegations against the Department of State Service (DSS), claiming that they are obstructing his access to visitors of his choosing.
Kanu contends that this action by the DSS is in direct contravention of a valid court order that had previously granted him such access....CONTINUE READING
The revelation was made by Kanu’s legal representative, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, following his routine meeting with Kanu at the DSS facility in Abuja on Monday. According to a statement issued by Ejiofor, Mike Ozekhome, the lead counsel for Kanu, has initiated contempt proceedings against the Director General of the DSS, Yusuf Bichi, as a response to this denial of access.
The statement reads partly: “Recently, the personnel of the SSS have extended their acts of lawlessness by denying Onyendu access to visitors of his choice, in clear violation of a subsisting court order.
“However, our erudite Lead Counsel – Prof. Mike Ozekhome, SAN has swung into action by commencing contempt proceedings against the Director General of the SSS to demand immediate compliance with all the Court Orders that the SSS is currently violating with impunity....CONTINUE READING