Chocolate City Entertaiment Boss, Audu Maikori has sued The Kaduna state Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai for gross violation against his human rights.
The suit (FHC/ABJ/CS/385/17) filed by his lawyers, Ballason’s Chambers at the Federal High Court, Abuja, Maikori requests damages to the evaluation of N10 Billion.
On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017, the hearing before the trial judge, Hon. Justice John Tsoho came up and Mr Maikori asked the court to enforce his fundamental rights against undue harassment and intimidation by the The Nigerian Police, The Kaduna State governor and the State government.
Recall Maikori a native of Southern Kaduna, had been at the forefront of an advocacy to bring attention to the killings in the area.
He was arrested by the police on charges of incitement based on a petition by the Kaduna state government attributed to his false tweet of killings in a town in Southern Kaduna.
He later retracted the statement and apologised when he discovered it was false.