Hoodlums attack Amaechi in Spain
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi was allegedly attacked by hoodlums, suspected to be members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra...
To keep Nigeria united, Ndigbo must take its turn at presidency, says Nebo
Former Minister of Power, Prof Chinedu Nebo, in this interview with Southeast Bureau Chief, LAWRENCE NJOKU, explains why Ndigbo should be allowed to produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor in 2023 and why stable power supply will continue to elude the country
‘We don’t need another war to actualise Biafra’
Younger brother of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Emmanuel Kanu, has asserted that actualising an independent Biafra this time would not need or require fighting another civil war.
IPOB members arrested over ‘inciting songs’ missing
Four months after the Enugu state police command arrested 140 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for allegedly organising unlawful procession, some members of the group are yet to be found.
Nigeria Embassy seeks trial of Ekweremadu’s attackers
The Nigerian Embassy in Germany has called on German authorities to unmask the identity of and try the Aug. 17 attackers of Sen. Ike Eweremadu in Nuremberg, Germany.
Omo-Agege, Abaribe, South East PDP, Cleric, others flay attack on Ekweremadu
Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, has described the attack on immediate past Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu in Nuremberg, Germany, as a dastardly exportation of irrationality...
Nigeria: A nation in reverse separatism
Calls for the rebirth of the defunct Republic of Biafra have been increasingly heard on the streets of Nigeria in recent times. Following the reunification of Nigeria and Biafra in 1970, the world looked forward to a new Nigeria without the ethnic-tinged political injustices that had alienated one of the most important ethnicities in Nigeria - the Igbos and their near-kins- to the point of seeking a country of their own by force in 1967.
We are recreating issues that caused Nigeria/Biafra War
Former Secretary General, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nduka Eya, yesterday, warned that Nigerians are recreating issues that caused the Nigeria/Biafra civil war fought from July 1967 to January 1970 and urged the Federal Government to take deliberate measures to curb rising tension. He said threats, agitations and bottled up anger currently being exhibited by the various…
Why I wept when Ojukwu declared Biafra, by Osoba
Fifty-two years after the first shot of Nigerian Civil War, one-time governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, has said that the day Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu announced the secession of Biafra Republic, he wept. Osoba, in his upcoming memoir, Battlelines: Adventures in Journalism and Politics, scheduled for presentation on July 8, 2019 at Eko Hotels and…