The judge claimed that Kanu had not given the court notice of his absences from his four most recent trials.
Kanu’s Special Counsel, Aloy Ejimajor, revealed Justice Nyako’s decision on Twitter.
According to Ejimakor, the judge would be open to considering Kanu’s latest bail request.
“June 28 Update: Regrettably, the Judge has refused #MNK’s request for bail, citing the fact that “for 4 years, nothing was filed” in her court to justify Onyendu’s absence from his trial.
“She granted a stay of the criminal proceedings and stated she is willing to examine a new application for bail,”