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September 23, 2017 11:20 PM What Operation Python Dance 2 planned to do to us before senate's intervention

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ha declared its readiness to stand before a commission of inquiry into the activities of the Operation Python Dance 2 in the southeast. IPOB said but for the senate, the security operatives under the operation were ready to commence the ‘mass execution of innocent members’ of the organisation. In a statement released 11

September 23, 2017 8:37 PM Biafra: It’s too late to pull out of Nigeria, says Igbo lawmaker

Lagos – A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Jude Idimogu, on Saturday, said it was too late for the Igbo nation to pull out of Nigeria. Idimogu, representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, in Lagos said that secession would be injurious to the Igbos. He said: “As a full blooded Igbo man and a Nigerian, I believe, Igbo staying in Nigeria 9

September 23, 2017 6:05 PM IPOB: South East saved us from another civil war, Say Charly Boy, Adeyanju

A coalition of pro-democracy and good governance groups under the aegis, Frustrated Nigerians Movement, has commended the governors and people of the south eastern part of Nigeria for what it described as saving the country from another civil war, following the recent tension that arose in Nigeria over clash between the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and the Nigerian 11

September 23, 2017 6:05 PM Nigerian Army declares Victory over IPoB …

The Nigerian Army has declared itself victorious over the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which was recently declared a terrorist organisation. The Army made the declaration on Friday, September 22 in a statement by Colonel Sagir Musa, the deputy director public relations 82 Division. The statement read in part: “Despite the initial opposition to Exercise 11

September 23, 2017 5:43 PM Biafra: Too late to pull out of Nigeria – Igbo lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Jude Idimogu, on Saturday, said it was too late for the Igbo nation to pull out of Nigeria. Mr. Idimogu, representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that secession would be injurious to the Igbos. He said: “As a full blooded Igbo man and a Nigerian, I believe 12

September 23, 2017 4:37 PM Saraki’s comments, an endorsement of IPOB’s activities —Lawmakers

A group of members of the House of Representatives, under the aegis of the Progressive Caucus, has described comments made by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on the Indigenous People of Biafra’s proscription as an endorsement of the group’s activities. Saraki had on Monday described IPOB’s proscription by the military and South-East governors as unconstitutional 11

September 23, 2017 11:22 AM Kanu was about to stop Biafra agitation when Army attacked

A southeast leader Evang. Elliot Uko has said that the Nigerian Army attacked the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) just when it was about to tone down on its agitation for sovereignty. According to The Nation, Uko, the deputy secretary of Igbo Leaders of Thought, said Kanu had accepted at a governor with the meeting (where he was present) to reduce 9

September 23, 2017 7:36 AM Some Nigerians in the Diaspora remit funds to support IPOB – source

Intelligence reports by the Federal Government as revealed by top security source have led to the discovery of an account in Paris into which some Nigerians in the Diaspora remit funds in support of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Also uncovered was how some IPOB members have invaded Nigerian embassies in Hong Kong and Spain where they created 16

September 23, 2017 4:38 AM I was amazed Obasanjo asked Buhari to negotiate with Kanu –Clarke, SAN

During the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, preached the unity of Nigeria. But now that President Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner, is in charge, he’s preaching secession. Can we say the agitation of such a person is genuine? Let me be honest with you: No agitation in Nigeria 16

September 22, 2017 9:35 PM Nigerian Govt can’t watch IPOB throw the country into a Tailspin’-Adesina

IPOB: HE WAS THE GROUP Managing Director of The SUN Newspaper, a leading tabloid in Africa’s most populous black nation on earth. He was the former President of Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE). FEMI ADESINA, Special Adviser, Media & Publicity to Nigerian President is a highly trained, versatile journalist that never plays to the gallery. A godly, forthright 18