Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lead counsel to leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB – Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has sent a message to supporters.
Nnamdi Kanu the leader of the separatists group, IPOB – is facing a treasonable felony charge before the Abuja Federal High court.
Barrister Ejiofor, in a Twitter post urged supporters of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu who will be present at the court hearing tomorrow, 26th of July 2021, to be mindful of their engagement, dressing and their conducts should be civil.
Ejiofor also called on the Security agents to be civil while discharging their duties, adding that court’s environment is a public place, accessible to everybody and not a battleground.
“As we prepare for legal fireworks in court tomorrow, I wish to extend my best compliments to our teeming supporters who will endeavour to witness the commencement of the Hearing on Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s case tomorrow.
“I further wish to urge restraint and civility in all quarters tomorrow. It is your constitutional rights to be in court to witness Court’s proceedings but your engagement, dressing and conducts should be civil.
“The World is here already and they will be watching. All notable World class media houses are here already.
“I also wish to remind the security agents that the Court’s environment is a public place, accessible to everybody, and not a battleground, they should be civil in their engagement, as no violence is envisaged and none will happen.
“What we Demand for is justice and fair hearing.
“Thank you all and remain blessed. @EjioforBar