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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 7, 2018 2:14 PM Fani-Kayode reacts as herdsmen behead PDP chairman

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has reacted to the beheading of the Charles Chrisanthus, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman in Bare Ward, Numan Local Government Area, LGA, Adamawa State, by suspected Fulani herdsmen. Dorcas told the State Criminal Investigation Department that, “His attackers led by our Fulani neighbours repeatedly 24

August 14, 2018 5:58 AM 2019: Fani-Kayode reveals presidential candidate he will not support

A former minister of aviation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Monday, revealed the presidential candidate that would not have his vote come 2019. The PDP chieftain, writing on his Twitter page, said he would only support any candidate that is committed to putting an end to the ethnic cleansing of Christians and Southerners 18

August 4, 2018 3:44 PM Police confirm three persons killed by suspected herdsmen in Plateau community

The Plateau State Police Command on Saturday, confirmed the killing of three persons in Zawra village of Jebbu Miango in Bassa LGA of the state. The confirmation was made by the command’s Spokesman, DSP Mathias Terna Tyopev. Tyopev said, “Today, being 04/07/2018 at about 07:45 hours, the Nigeria Police Force, Plateau State Command, Jos received an information 32

July 25, 2018 2:18 PM Kebbi Police arrest Inspector's killers, 291 suspects in one month– The Sun News

The Kebbi State Police Command has arrested a Fulani herdsman, Babuga Manu Kuaara, who killed a Police Inspector, Umaru Danladi, attached to Kaoje Police division, in Bagudo Local Government Area of Kebbi State. The Command also paraded 11 suspected kidnapers, ex-convicted cars syndicate, Peter James, who was caught while stealing vehicle in Birnin-Kebbi 23

July 18, 2018 4:15 PM Miyetti Allah: No Plan To Attack Cross River Community

The Cross River State Branch of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria has debunked rumours that Fulani herdsmen were planning to attack residents of Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River. The Chairman of the association, Alhaji Hassan Abo, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Calabar, described the rumour 21

July 13, 2018 5:04 AM Boko Haram kills 5, hoists flag in Adamawa– The Sun News

A militant group claiming to be Boko Haram has killed five residents of Luru town and hoisted its flag in the Luru area of Girei Local Government Council of Adamawa State. The terrorists were reported to have invaded Luru on Tuesday, killed five persons, including a former secretary of the defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in the area identified 21

July 5, 2018 8:31 PM Suspected herdsmen kill 5, burn houses in Adamawa community

No fewer than five persons were killed in an attack by suspected Fulani herdsmen, on Wednesday night, in Kola community, Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa State. It was gathered that the attackers invaded the town at around 2:00a.m. Wednesday night, killing and burning down houses, while several others were injured. The Adamawa State Police Command 51

July 5, 2018 6:24 AM 2019: Igbo’s political future not in ‘hands of Hausa-Fulani’ – MASSOB fires back at Buhari

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has berated President Muhammadu Buhari over claims that Igbo Presidency depends on their support for his 2019 re-election bid. Reacting to the comment, leader of MASSOB, Uchenna Madu said Buhari’s claim that the “political future of Ndigbo depends on him was another hypocritical 24

July 4, 2018 2:37 PM Ekiti guber: Speaker Oluwawole takes Eleka’s campaign to Hausa, Fulani, Igbo communities

The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Kola Oluwawole, has taken the campaign train of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola (aka Eleka) to the nooks and crannies of Moba Local Government Area of the state. The Speaker, who addressed a mammoth crowd at Osun-Ekiti, also met with members of Hausa, Fulani and Igbo communities 28