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Court orders detention of 60 IPOB members

Court orders detention of 60 IPOB members

Recalled that the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) had approached the acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Adamu Abdul Kafarati, with an ex-parte application asking him to proscribe all the activities of IPOB and declare the organisation as a terrorist organization.

The IPOB leader in an originating motion filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja, Kanu, prayed the court to give an order of "Habeas Corpus ad subjiciendum" which will command Buratai to produce him in court on his next adjournment date for the criminal trial he is facing.

The army is yet to respond to the demands for the disclosure of the whereabouts of Kanu.

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In fact, the army accused IPOB members of attacking its personnel with "stones, molotov cocktails, machetes and broken bottles, among others on a military patrol on September 10, 2017".

The Presidency on Sunday said that it has facts to show that IPOB was registered in the State of California in United States of America.

Kanu is now on bail pending the resumption of his trial in Abuja next month on charges of treasonable felony. Human rights groups have reported that the army's highhandedness has led to death of scores of IPOB members.

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This Notice shall be cited as the Terrorism (Prevention) (Proscription Order) Notice, 2017.

Ejiofor's prayer was contained in a suit he filed before the court, on Wednesday.

It argued that the said order violated its right to freedom of assembly, expression and a right to demand freedom as enshrined in the United Nation's charter on Human Rights as well as other national and worldwide rights treaties to which Nigeria is a signatory.

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Cassidy said that Paul should recognize that the new measure would save the country from the single-payer system that Sen. That analysis came out Monday evening and found that the bill would reduce the federal deficit by $133 billion by 2026.

Meanwhile, the Nigerian government last week proscribed the activities of the agitation group, describing it as illegal.


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