Biafran leader Nnamdi Kanu has sued Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari over alleged human rights abuses.
He demanded that he be allowed to return to the United Kingdom so that he could continue to live in peace.
In a lawsuit filed by Mr. Kanu before a court in Abia State, southeastern Nigeria, he demanded that President Muhammadu Buhari pay him N5 billion in damages for the losses incurred during his tenure. arrest and arbitrary detention.
The sect leader is currently being held by the Nigerian Security Service (DSS) following his arrest abroad two months ago.
He is accused of a number of offenses including treason, inciting violence and inciting regional hatred against his followers through social media.