a nigerian-born legal professional within the uk (uk) has found out there may be political or other factors for the continuing detention of former deputy senate president, ike ekweremadu, within the uk.
talking with out disclosing his identity with the mum or dad ultimate week, the lawyer stated: “he’s being treated harshly and the person is not nicely.
“they worry he might also soar bail and run again to nigeria.” ekweremadu, who was arrested together with his spouse, beatrice, on june 23, and charged with allegations of looking to make price for the procurement of organ for their daughter, sonia, from one david nwamini, has been stored in the back of bars on account that, at the same time as his spouse is on bail.
“whilst both had been introduced before a sergeant in court 12, on the relevant criminal court docket, old bailey, on august 4, he seemed through video link from prison at some stage in the quick session, whilst his wife turned into physically within the dock.”
at the same time as talking with the guardian, the lawyer become asked if the offence for which ekweremadu is being detained is bailable, he showed it’s far, and noted that the senator isn’t granted bail because every case is specific, and that there are elements to consider. he further mentioned that ekweremadu may not be granted bail because they fear he might also leap bail and fly returned to nigeria.
in advance inside the week, ekweremadu’s daughter, sonia, took to her instagram page and made a public enchantment for any willing kidney donor to come back to her aid.
she discovered that she is affected by a unprecedented kidney ailment.
the 25-yr antique said that she had to drop out of the university of newcastle in 2019 due to the fitness venture.
“i was identified with a rare kidney disease, fsgs nephrotic syndrome.”
the ekweremadus are due returned at antique bailey for the plea and trial education listening to on october 31.
“the trial is for may 2 subsequent 12 months,” a court team of workers instructed the guardian the day before today.
they may be being charged along dr. obinna obeta.