- The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has visited the Eastern Consultative Assembly in Enugu state
- Kanu paid a courtesy visit to the group in appreciation of their efforts towards his release
- Two months ago ago, Kanu was appointed the president of the ECA, a position vacated for him by the assembly's former president Mary Okwor
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu on Monday, May 8, paid a courtesy visit to the Eastern Consultative Forum (ECA) in Enugu state.
The IPOB leader was received by the vice president of the assembly Mary Okwor, Professor Elo Amucheazi, Uko Elliot, Reverend Father John Odey among many others.
NAIJ.com recalls that Kanu was appointed as the president of the ECA during his stay at Kuje Prison in Abuja.
The then president of the assembly, Okwor, had vacated her seat for the IPB leader and took the position of the vice president.
The group in a statement had said that the IPOB leader was appointed the president of the group in recognition of his achievements in the South-East.
Kanu who was released after a year and six months in detention has also visited many individuals and group including the deputy senate president Ike Ekweremadu and a former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode.
The visits NAIJ.com gathered is in appreciation of the effort and roles played by these individuals to ensure his release from the prison.
Watch this NAIJ.com video of the Jewish Rabbi who stood surety for Nnamdi Kanu speak: