Buratai asks court to quash suit compelling him to produce Nnamdi Kanu
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss a suit, seeking to compel him to produce the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Kanu’s lawyer, Mr Ifeanyi Ejiofor on Thursday brought an application before the court, praying the court to order…
Ohanaeze Ndigbo condemns calls for boycott of election
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday said call by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for boycott of Saturday’s governorship election was “criminal”.
Undercurrents of IPOB threats and Anambra poll
It is obvious that Anambra is ripe for governorship election. The atmosphere in the state also bear credence that this is election time in the state.
Ignore IPOB, exercise your franchise, NOA tells voters
The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has urged the people of Anambra to disregard threat by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and vote en masse in Saturday’s governorship election in the state.
Still on restructuring
As we speak, there still are some who claim not to understand what the clamour for restructuring is all about.
Police arrest two suspects for allegedly printing IPOB leaflets
To contain agitation, the police in Anambra State said two suspects were arrested for printing thousands of leaflets belonging to the proscribed indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB).
Terrorism, self-determination and IPOB
Upon the motion ex parte of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) for and on behalf of the government of President Muhammadu Buhari, the Federal High Court, Abuja, proscribed the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra....
Between press freedom and state security
Recent strain between journalists and military authorities arising from reportage of political events in the last few weeks has necessitated another debate of the age-long intricate relationship between press freedom and state security.