Nigerian Government Tuesday reacted to the reappearance of the Nigerian separatist leader Nnamdi Kanu months after he was declared missing.
Kanu was last seen in public in September 2017 before Nigerian soldiers raided his residence in Umuahia.
In September 2017, the Indigenous People of Biafra alleged that Kanu and his parents might have been killed by the troops during the invasion of his house.
“We are using this opportunity to inform the whole world, including the United Nations, that the Nigerian Army killed our leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, during the attack and invasion of his compound in Umuahia, Abia State,” Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, Emma Powerful, said in a statement.
However, on Sunday, the separatist leader resurfaced in Israel. In a video, Kanu was seen praying at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
“I’m in Israel,” Kanu said on Sunday in a broadcast on his outlawed pirate radio station – Radio Biafra. Read more