Tag: Biafra

Breaking: Nnamdi Kanu’s younger brother suspends IPOB sit-at-home Order

Kanunta Kanu, younger brother to the leader of proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has suspended the ‘Every Monday” sit-at-home protest of the group in the South-East. The statement is issued hours after the Media and Publicity Secretary of the secessionist group published that the protest would commence on[Read More…]

Law Mefor: A Memo to the Indigenous People of Nigeria

By Law Mefor Permit me to take the liberty of addressing you on a matter, which I consider quite crucial. I am of a well-considered view that the indigenous peoples of Nigeria are big and staunch enough to fix Nigeria for common good. Yet, you chose the questionable and inglorious[Read More…]

South East Governors’ distance themselves from secessionist groups in the region

Members of the South East Governors’ Forum have distanced themselves from the agitations of secessionist groups in the region and other parts of the country. They also condemned the violence that followed the agitations which led to the loss of lives and destruction of properties. Members of the indigenous People[Read More…]

‘Let Igbos have their independent nation away from the rest of Nigeria’ – Northern women tell Buhari

A joint group of of Northern Woman Associations in Nigeria has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to hold a referendum on the agitation for a Biafran state. Speaking with journalists on Saturday at the Unity Fountain in Abuja before they embarked on the demonstration, Hadiza Adamu, coordinator of the coalition, said[Read More…]

‘Hoisting, carrying of Biafra Flag Is not allowed’ – Police in Delta issues warning

The Delta State Commissioner of Police, Ari Muhammed Ali has warned residents against hoisting or carrying the flag of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in any part of the state. The state commissioner gave the warning in a press release issued by the command’s Acting Police Public Relations[Read More…]

Adebayo Raphael: Stop calling ESN a terrorist Group

 On 30 May 2016, about one thousand women, men and children peacefully marching to commemorate the killing of roughly 2million Biafrans between 1967-1970 by Nigerian security forces (the army and police) were on the receiving end of a terrible, inhumane terrorist blitzkrieg by Nigerian Security Forces; under the malefic orders[Read More…]

‘Take the battle to them wherever they are and kill them all. Don’t wait for an order’ – IGP declares war on Biafran agitators

The acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, on Tuesday declared war on Biafra agitators in the south-east region of the country. The acting IGP spoke while addressing the Police Mobile Force and Special Tactical Squad of the Force in Enugu shortly after he launched Operation Restore Peace. “The resort[Read More…]

Biafra sit-at-home protest to hold Monday, May 31 – IPOB

The Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, says a sit-at-home protest earlier scheduled for Sunday, May 30 in commemoration of Biafra Day, will now hold on Monday, May 31. A press statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary Emma Powerful, says : “We, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ably led[Read More…]

Nnamdi Kanu has ordered a total shutdown of the entire ‘Biafraland’ on May 30

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has ordered a total shutdown of the entire ‘Biafraland’ on May 30. Kanu disclosed this in a statement released by the spokesman of the proscribed group, Emma Powerful on Sunday. “We the global family of the Indigenous People of[Read More…]

Biafra Militia allegedly kill 3 Hausa men in Orlu, Imo State

A pro-Biafra Militia group in Orlu town, has allegedly killed three Hausa men in Imo State according to reports early Sunday. The BBC Hausa Service, reported that the death of the three Hausa men amid other attacks from the Biafra militia group has plunged the Hausa community into panic. Speaking[Read More…]