Anambra applauds new Chemical Society President, Chendo
The Anambra State government has applauded Prof. Nkem Moses Chendo, Dean of the School of Postgraduate Studies at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli in Ihiala Local Government Area, for emerging president of the Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN).
Anambra’s COVID-19 cases hit 285, deaths 19, says commissioner
As fear of COVID-19 pandemic second wave heightens, Anambra State has recorded 285 confirmed cases, with 19 deaths so far. Also, only one person is remaining in a supervised centre rather than the isolated centre in the state....
Was the Biafran war inevitable?
A lot has been written in books and newspapers about the Biafran war (1967-70). Despite this huge volume of literature no one has been able to satisfactorily answer the question: was the Biafran war inevitable? The war ended half a century ago...
‘Inclusivity’ as albatross to Ndigbo’s auest for 2023 presidency
Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), recently scorned the quest by the Igbo to produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor in 2023...
Ekweremadu urges leaders to honour Odumegwu Ojukwu by restructuring Nigeria
Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that the greatest honour political leaders can accord the leader of the defunct Republic of Biafra, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, is to build a united but restructured and just Nigeria, which he lived and died for.
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…
Biafra Zionists order return on May 30 for declaration of independence
The Biafra Zionists Federation (BZF) yesterday asked all indigenes of the defunct Biafra to return home on May 30, 2018, as it would declare Independence for state of Biafra on that day.
IPOB’s ‘no election’ threat
The majority of the Igbo, hardworking and reasonable people that they are, do not subscribe to the insurrection of Nnamdi Kanu and his associates. Neither does their separatist agitation resonate with the reality of Igbo existence in the Nigerian federation.
Sit-at-home order grounds South East
The sit-at-home directive issued by agitators in honour of their colleagues killed in the struggle for the realisation of Biafra Republic recorded a huge success in the South East and parts of South South regions yesterday.