His home in Abia State was besieged, supporters harassed and since then no one has heard or seen him. Many political stakeholders like Femi Fani-Kayode had alleged that he was being held by the Nigerian Government under President Muhammadu Buhari.
The emergence of Nnamdi Kanu was unprecedented in the history of South-East Nigeria the domain of Ndigbo in Nigeria. Kanu ordered a sit-at-home across the region which was massively obeyed in marketplaces, businesses, public facilities to the chagrin of State governors who have lost the goodwill of the people.
A British Citizen, Nnamdi Kanu had his passport seized by the Nigerian Government including the Green Passport after his bail last year.
Nigerians are reacting to this new development in awe, amazement, panic, not knowing what to expect by many people who still find it difficult to believe that HE IS BACK. From where; from wherever he went into hiding, taken to or how?
These questions and many more need answers; most pertinent being how Nnamdi Kanu was able to go to the base of Judaism without his International Passport. Twitter trend below;
I hear Nnamdi Kanu is back again. I guess he wants to play a role in the 2019 elections. My advise to him is simple: Don’t mess it up again this time around. He had a fantastic opportunity the last time & messed it up by calling on people to boycott Anambra polls. pic.twitter.com/LQF1pZSrFe -Adeyanju Deji
While there are opinions and counter views and motives about the reappearance of Nnamdi Kanu yet unexplained, we would like to hear your views. Please comment.
What do you think happened to Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, what should be his next move and what influence do you think he can have on the general elections of next year?