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BREAKING: UN Issues ‘Urgent Appeals’ to Nigeria, Kenya, Seeking Explanation On The Abduction, Rendtion of Nnamdi Kanu



 BREAKING: UN Points ‘Pressing Appeals’ to Nigeria, Kenya, In search of Clarification On The Abduction, Rendition of Nnamdi Kanu The United Nations h…

BREAKING: UN Points ‘Pressing Appeals’ to Nigeria, Kenya, In search of Clarification On The Abduction, Rendition of Nnamdi Kanu

The United Nations has made “pressing appeals” to the Nigerian and Kenya governments to clarify the “unlawful arrest and extradition” of the chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.

Within the UN doc, dated, August 26, obtained by SaharaReporters, the UN mentioned the Nigerian and Kenyan governments ought to furnish it with particulars of how Kanu was arrested and illegally delivered to Nigeria.

In a launch despatched to SaharaReporters, Nnamdi Kanu’s brother, Kingsley Kanu, mentioned he, working with the attorneys, undertook the interventions to the United Nations, which required the main points to be stored confidential for 60 days.

The discharge is titled, “‘Pressing Appeals’ within the case of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu towards Nigeria and Kenya.”


Kingsley mentioned, “Following the extraordinary rendition of my older brother, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, I undertook plenty of pressing steps throughout the realm of the worldwide neighborhood, notably in Britain and the United Nations. I labored quietly with my brother’s Particular Counsel, Aloy Ejimakor and the Bindmans (my brother’s attorneys in Britain) on a number of muscular interventions aimed toward presenting my brother’s case to the worldwide neighborhood and facilitating his unconditional launch and bringing the culprits of his unlawful rendition to account.

“These interventions weren’t made identified to most people as a result of the relevant guidelines, particularly that of the United Nations, required them to be stored confidential for sixty days.

“These 60 days simply expired and the United Nations has due to this fact made public the main points of its ‘Pressing Appeals’ to the Nigerian and Kenyan Governments, which had been transmitted since twenty sixth August, 2021. It additionally has made public an acknowledgment it obtained on seventeenth September, 2021 from the ‘Everlasting Mission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the United Nations’.

“Each paperwork are hooked up to this Press Launch. Specifically, the mentioned Pressing Appeals states partially that the United Nations is ‘alarmed by the alleged torture and ill-treatment Mr. Kanu has been subjected to throughout his unlawful custody in Kenya. If confirmed, these allegations would represent prima facie violations of basic human rights, together with the appropriate to not be arbitrarily disadvantaged of liberty, and absolutely the and non-derogable prohibition of torture and different ill-treatment underneath the Worldwide Covenant on Political and Civil Rights (ICCPR)”.


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