A supporter of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB),
Ukamaka Ejezie, has been freed from the detention cell of the Department of State Services (DSS).
Ifeanyi Ejiofor, IPOB lead counsel, confirmed in a telephone interview on Sunday morning that Mama Biafra haf been freed from DSS custody.
Ejiofor said, “We are not relenting; every prisoner of conscience, including our indefatigable client, Nnamdi Kanu, will soon regain their freedom.
“We, in the legal team, are doing everything legally permissible to make it happen, we are not resting on our oars at all, be assured.”
The 80-year-old, popularly known as Mama Biafra, was reportedly arrested during Nnamdi Kanu’s court appearance at the Federal High Court, Abuja on May 18.
“I am very delighted to inform you all that Mrs Ukamaka Ejezie (Mama Biafra) has regained her freedom. She is now out of DSS dungeon,” Ejiofor later wrote in a series of tweets.