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December 22, 2017 2:44 PM Biafra: What Nnamdi Kanu should have done – Jonathan’s former aide, Omokri

Reno Omokri, former aide to immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday revealed what Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, should have done. Omokri said the elusive IPOB leader should have created a political party in the South East and use it to push for the void of his people. Sharing a report of Catalan separatists 29

December 21, 2017 1:16 PM Biafra: Relocate your embassies to Jerusalem – Zionists tell African countries

The Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, Thursday, backed the relocation of Israel’s capital from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. It urged all African countries to immediately move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem to avoid economic sanctions. This followed US President, Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a declaration that has sparked 28

December 12, 2017 1:10 PM Biafra: Igbo youths reveal what will happen if FG continues to deploy military in South East

Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL, on Tuesday warned that there would be bloodshed if the Nigerian government continues to impose military actions in the South East. BNYL said this while maintaining that the struggle for the Independence of “Biafra is still alive.” Leader of the group, Princewill Obuka made the remark in reaction to the Nigerian Government’s 29

December 12, 2017 4:44 AM Biafra: Turkey Diplomat threatens to withdraw support from IPOB over Jerusalem

A Turkey Diplomat, Abdukardir Erkahraman, who has been an ally of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has threatened to withdraw support for the group. President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, had last week recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The recognition has since then generated a lot of controversies, facing stiff resistance 29

December 6, 2017 7:26 AM Biafra: Real reason court adjourned Nnamdi Kanu’s trial

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday adjourned the trial of elusive leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu till February 20, 2018. The justice Binta Nyako-led court adjourned the mater at the instance of the Federal Government’s counsel, Shaibu Labaran. Labaran, in a letter to the court prayed for an adjournment because 25

November 22, 2017 8:30 PM Biafra: IPOB ‘new leader’, Okwudili reveals Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

The new acclaimed leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Ezenachukwu Okwudili, on Tuesday disclosed the whereabouts of Nnamdi Kanu. Okwudili claimed that the fugitive ex-leader of the pro-Biafra group fled to London using his British passport. In a broadcast on Radio Biafra, Okwudili said, “Those who benefited from inciting young Igbo youth 23

November 18, 2017 1:29 PM Why Igbos cannot forget Biafra – Ikedife replies Buhari

The President of South East Elders Forum, Dr. Dozie Ikedife, has replied President Muhammadu Buhari for asking Igbos to forget Biafra. According to him, even if Igbos were killed in their numbers, Biafra remains and can never be forgotten. President Buhari during a working visit to Ebonyi State, during the week, had called on Igbos to forget Biafra and the “senseless 33

November 14, 2017 10:55 AM Buhari shuns IPOB threat, arrives in Ebonyi

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Ebonyi for his two-day working visit to the state and Anambra. Buhari was earlier received at the Enugu airport by governors of Enugu, Abia and Ebonyi as well as top security officials. He was then ferried to Abakaliki, the Ebonyi capital, where he was also received by some governors of the south east. Buhari, however 25

November 13, 2017 6:43 AM Biafra: Fani-Kayode speaks on Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

Femi Fani-Kayode, on Sunday insisted that the Nigerian Army kidnapped the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu from his home. However, Fani-Kayode, who took to his Twitter handle described the actions of soldiers, who allegedly “abducted” Kanu as “heartless and unacceptable.” He wrote: “IPOB leader Nnamdi Nnamdi’s home was attacked 39

November 6, 2017 6:24 AM Biafra: Police arrest IPOB members in Abia

Some persons suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have been arrested by the Abia State Police Command. The suspected IPOB members were arrested for being in possession of Biafra currency. This was disclosed by the State Commissioner of Police, Mr Anthony Ogbizi, while addressing journalists over the weekend at the police 43