Kanu’s lawyer accuses police of threat to life, arson
As the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the police trade blame over murder and arson at Ifite-Oraifite in Ekwusigo Council of Anambra State on Monday, December 2, Ifeanyi Ejiofor
Residents flee town of Kanu’s lawyer after policemen’s death
A siege allegedly laid to Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government of Anambra State by a combined team of soldiers and policemen forced residents to flee the community yesterday.
Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer declared wanted
The police in Anambra State have declared Ifeanyi Ejiofor, a lawyer to leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu wanted. “I will like to let Nigerians to know that as we speak, Barrister Ejiofor, an IPOB member and his cohorts have been declared wanted by the command," Anambra police commissioner in the…
Kanu may lead IPOB to UNGA in New York
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, may lead other members of the group to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, United States of America, today.
IPOB at European Parliament, says referendum will curb lawlessness
Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu has informed the European Parliament that only referendum will curb lawlessness in Nigeria. In a statement made available to The Guardian, the IPOB leader said the country was not only in crisis but also steeped in lawlessness.
Imo monarch cautions Kanu over attack on leaders
Chairman of Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers, HRM Samuel Ohiri (Eze Imo), has admonished the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra...
South-east governors issue threat to Nnamdi Kanu
South-east Governors Forum has warned the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, against any other attack on South-east leaders when they travel abroad. In a statement signed by the chairman of the forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, the governors threatened to ensure his repatriation to Nigeria. “We wish…
Nnamdi Kanu commends IPOB, says attack on Ekweremadu a 'polite warning'
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu Sunday commended members of the secessionist group for assaulting a Nigerian Senator Ike Ekweremadu. "The courageous act by IPOB at Nürnberg Germany is a polite warning to those engaged in selling our collective interest to Fulani caliphate," Kanu tweeted on Sunday. Ekweremadu Saturday was physically…
Nigerians have right to freedom of speech, says EU
The European Union (EU) ambassador to Nigeria, Ketil Karlsen, said yesterday that the organisation “stands firm on the principles of freedom of speech,” noting: “It is important in any democratic society for people to be able to participate.” The declaration followed the granting of a prayer by the Department of State Services (DSS)
Of herders, farmers and Emefiele’s milk philosophy
Gone are the days when farmers across the country could remember any farming season which ended smoothly without any challenge. Yes, farmers in this part of the clime are used to facing challenges of pest, weeds, wild animals, flood among others before a good harvest.
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.