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September 13, 2018 2:12 PM MASSOB reacts to IPOB’s sit-at-home order, speaks on relationship with group

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Thursday, said it was not involved in any brawl with members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over its call for a sit-at-home on Friday, September 14. The denial came after one Kenneth Okwudili, who reportedly spoke for Nsukka zone (Enugu North) of MASSOB, had distanced 22

September 10, 2018 3:13 PM 2019: Stop romancing enemies of Igbo – MASSOB warns Ojukwu’s widow, Bianca

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, on Monday warned the widow of the late warlord, Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu,to stop her alleged political “romance with enemies of Ndigbo.” MASSOB said Bianca should respect and revere the name and person of the late warlord and stop her political romance with enemies of Ndigbo 24

September 10, 2018 9:16 AM Biafra: IPOB blows hot over fresh military exercise in Igboland

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has raised the alarm over another military exercise in Isiama Afaraukwu, Abia State. Accordingly, IPOB has described the exercise as an act of provocation. A statement by Emma Powerful, IPOB Media and Publicity Secretary, condemned the exercise which, he said, comprised of a combined team of the Navy, Army, Police 19

September 9, 2018 4:13 PM 2019: MASSOB leader Uwazuruike declares support for Bianca Ojukwu, gives reason

Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, Leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), has endorsed Mrs Bianca Ojukwu’s bid to contest the Anambra South Senatorial election in 2019. NAN reports that Uwazuruike endorsed Bianca’s aspiration when Bianca, wife of late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, visited Ojukwu Memorial Library 16

August 24, 2018 7:34 AM Biafra: Uwazuruike begins collection of tax

The leader of Biafra Independence Movement, BIM, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, has announced the sale of 2018 Biafra Income Tax regime. Uwazuruike said the measure “is part of its annual exercise aimed at achieving the independence of Biafra without violence.” This was part of a statement signed by Chief Uwazuruike’s Personal Assistant on Media and Publicity 25

August 20, 2018 6:43 AM Nnamdi Kanu: Fani-Kayode speaks on arrest of IPOB women

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has called for the release of female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB arrested in Imo. IPOB, in a press release made available to DAILY POST on Sunday said the women were arrested when they staged a peaceful protest to demand the release of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. They called for the immediate 24

August 17, 2018 6:43 AM Nigerian Army begins operation ‘Python Dance lll’, warns Biafra agitators

The Nigerian Army has announced that it would be commencing its annual training programme, the ‘Operation Python Dance III’, also known as Exercise Egwu Eke III, in the South East States formations and units under 82 Division, Nigerian Army. The General Officer Commanding, GOC, 82 Division Nigeria Army, Maj. Gen. Emmanuel Boman Kabuk, disclosed this yesterday 18

August 8, 2018 4:21 PM IPOB rejects peace deal with South-East Govs, Ohanaeze until Nnamdi Kanu is released

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has stated that it would not accept any peace deal with South-East governors or Ohanaeze Ndigbo until they mount pressure on the federal government to produce its leaders, Nnamdi Kanu, and his parents. The group made the statement days after its leadership met with foremost constitutional lawyer, Prof Ben Nwabueze 19

July 24, 2018 7:43 AM 2019: No election’ll hold in South East, pro-Biafra groups vow –

A coalition of pro-Biafra groups has warned political parties and their candidates against holding rallies in the former Eastern region prelude to 2019 polls, insisting there will be no election in the area. The groups, Biafra Defence Council (BDC), All Youths For Biafra (AYB), among others said in the place of any election in 2019, what the region 19

July 10, 2018 11:56 PM Gambari, others to speak on conflict reporting at 10th Wole Soyinka centre lectureThe Sun News

Amidst mounting concerns over violence and conflicts in some parts of Nigeria and the media coverage of same, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Nigerian scholar, diplomat and former Minister for External Affairs, will lead discussion on the issues at the 10th Wole Soyinka media lecture series, billed to hold on Friday, at NECA House, Alausa, Lagos. To join Ibrahim 23