March 20, 2018 Court Proceedings
The Nigerian Government (Prosecutor) file another amended charges against the defendants (Benjamin Madubugwu, David Nwawusi and Chidiebere Onwudiwe)
The new filed amended charges should have been filed at least two weeks before the court sitting on March 20.
To these charges including Treason the defendants (Benjamin Madubugwu, David Nwawusi and Chidiebere Onwudiwe) took a plea of not guilty to the charges.
Hence the defending council (Bar. Ejiofor) of Indegenous People of Biafra IPOB requested two days to understudy the amended charges.
The lawyer of Bright Chimezie Ishinwa requested for his client to be transferred from DSS custody to Kuje prison. The judge, Justice Binta Nyako granted the request, hence Bright Chimezie Ishinwa will be taken to Kuje prison Abuja to be with the rest of his brothers.
Finally, the sitting was adjourned till Thursday, 22nd March, 2018 for the defending council (Bar. Ejiofor and team) to understudy the amended charges.