Eze Israel Kanu, father of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has died.
Eze Kanu was the traditional ruler of Afara Ukwu Umuahia community till his death.
This online news platform understands that the traditional council of his community led by Edward Ibeabuchi confirmed his demise.
Eze Kanu had not been seen in the public since September 2017, after a detachment of soldiers recently raided his palace.
Similarly, one of his sons, Emmanuel, also confirmed the demise of his father.