IPOB condemns visa refusal to Kanu’s family by Swiss embassy
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) yesterday accused the Swiss embassy in Abuja of ‘aiding and abetting’ by reportedly refusing to grant entry visa to some members of Kanu’s family into Switzerland. In a statement in Enugu by its Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, the IPOB said the development was a clear case of “criminal conspiracy…
IPOB alleges invasion of Nnamdi Kanu’s home
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has alleged the invasion of the Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State country home of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, by a combined team of military and para-military agents.
Ezekwesili demands release of Imo women protesters
Former minister of Education Oby Ezekwesili, Thursday called on the Nigeria Police to immediately release Imo women protesters. The over 100 Igbo women were arrested in Imo State last Friday for protesting against the continued disappearance of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB). "Pls is @AsoRock ‘s @NGRPresident @MBuhari aware of…
IPOB meets Igbo leaders, seeks Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts
For the umpteenth time, members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have called on the Federal Government to produce their leader, Nnamdi Kanu. During a meeting with Igbo leaders in Enugu yesterday, members of the proscribed organisation pledged to continue their discussions on peace, unity and reconciliation with government and relevant stakeholders. This comes…
10 months on, IPOB seeks Ojigbani’s whereabouts
TEN months after soldiers allegedly struck the ancestral home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, in Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State, his security officer, Emmanuel Ojigbani is still missing.
Between Biafra agitators, Ndigbo and May 30
The last time the South East and Ndi-Igbo in parts of the world witnessed a Biafra-ordered sit-at–home was on May 30, 2017.
Police arraign arrested alleged Jewish worshippers for terrorism
Nine alleged Jewish worshipers arrested by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), have at the Afara Ukwa home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, been arraigned at an Umuahia Magisterial Court and charged with a terrorism offence.
The straits of a nation
Some tumultuous events in the last weeks and months have showed that the nation is indeed in dire straits. So if we were to write on the State of the nation we would say we are in straits, arising from the national pastime of official foolishness.
Weekly political notes
President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the tenure extension for the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman and other elected state officials.
Court adjourns till June 26 for Abaribe, others to produce Nnamdi Kanu in court
Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High court, Abuja, has adjourned till June 26 to allow Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe and two others to produce the acclaimed leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB}, Nnamdi Kanu in court or risk jail terms. Abaribe had stood as a surety as part of the bail…