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.
Nnamdi Kanu threatens to ‘arrest’ President Buhari in Japan
Few days after members of his group gave former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu the beating of his life in faraway Germany, leader of the 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.
Make peace with Dokubo-Asari or forget sit-at-home, Ohanaeze tells Kanu
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (OYC) has tasked the leader of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to reconcile with Mujahid Dokubo-Asari...
Court revokes bail of IPOB’s leader Nnamdi Kanu
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday revoked the bail granted the acclaimed leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.