The Department of State Services, DSS has been threatened over its failure to adjust to a courtroom ruling ordering the discharge of Nnamdi Kanu, chief of the Indigenous People of Biafra.
Aloy Ejimakor, Special Counsel to Nnamdi Kanu made the risk on Tuesday.
Ejimakor warned that failure to launch Kanu would set off immediate judicial measures towards DSS.
The Special Counsel disclosed this whereas noting that he had served the DSS a closing administrative demand for Kanu’s launch.
In a tweet, Ejimakor wrote: “Yesterday, I served on the DSS a final ‘administrative’ demand to release Mazi Nnamdi Kanu in line with the 26th October Judgment of the Federal High Court (Umuahia). Failure to comply will trigger prompt ‘judicial’ measures to enforce compliance.”
Kanu had been locked up by the DSS since he was arrested in June 2021 in Kenya and subjected to extraordinary rendition.
The IPOB chief was picked following his agitation for the actualization of Biafra.
Following his arrest and arraignment, the Court of Appeal in Abuja granted Kanu bail, however the Nigerian authorities refused to launch him.
A Federal High Court in Umuahia, Abia State, additionally declared the IPOB chief’s rearrest in Kenya unconstitutional and unlawful.