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Biafra

23 Dec 2016
It is no longer news that a secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu who is currently being detained by the Federal Government is seeking the separation of the South East states from Nigeria.
1 Dec 2016
A Federal High Court on Thursday refused bail to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), whose arrest last year sparked a wave of bloody protests across the country.
27 Nov 2016
Leader of Biafra Independence Movement (BIM), Chief Ralph Uwazurike, yesterday, restated his commitment to actualising what he called the Biafran nation.
31 Oct 2016
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, has proffered reasons why government would not support agitation for “Republic of Biafra”.
23 Oct 2016
Biafra, officially the Republic of Biafra, was a secessionist state in Eastern Nigeria that existed from 30 May 1967 to January 1970. It took its name from the Bight of Biafra, the Atlantic bay to its south.
16 Oct 2016
Many Nigerians are incensed with the name “Biafra” for good reasons. The name conjures the ill-fated attempt by a small clique of people to dismember Nigeria ...
4 Oct 2016
American athlete, Shaun Alexander says “time heals all wounds, unless you pick at them”. Alexander must have spoken from practical experience as an athlete, who is prone to sustaining injuries.
28 Sep 2016
“A state built on tribal foundations”, observes Francis Fukuyama in his 2011 magnum opus, The Origins of Political Order, “is inherently weak and unstable”.
28 Sep 2016
The Deputy Chairman, Supreme Council of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Dr. Dozie Ikedife, yesterday told President Muhammadu Buhari that Ndigbo would not forget Biafra in a hurry.
21 Sep 2016
The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Mr Taiwo Lakanu, on Wednesday in Owerri, warned members of the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) against breaching public peace.
17 Sep 2016
The basic thing is to live a simple life. What kills people easily is that they allow work to take over their lives. The office becomes priority to them. The simple life with which they were brought up is abandoned, as they go for the bigger life.
9 Sep 2016
Ever since the eruption of the murderous attacks of the terrorist Boko Haram insurgents in North-East Nigeria in 2009, internal security has become a major challenge in the most populous African nation.

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