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  1. Samguine

    Metro IPOB Crisis: Gov Obiano Reveals What Will Happen To IPOB Members In Anambra

    Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has said there would be no hiding place for members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the state. Obiano said this in a statement by his Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Tony Nnacheta, on Sunday. The Governor stated that his government...
  2. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: Tension In Enugu As Suspected IPOB Members Set Mosque Ablaze [PHOTOS]

    Suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have set a mosque ablaze in Enugu State. DAILY POST reports that the incident, which occurred at Ogrute, the capital of Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, has thrown the residents into panic. One of the Muslim...
  3. Lequte

    Metro Expect Bloodshed if Biafra Ban is Enforced - MASSOB

    According to the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, South-East Governors have no powers to proscribe the activities of pro-Biafra groups in the zone. MASSOB's National Director of Information, Samuel Edeson, described pro-Biafra groups as independent associations...
  4. Lequte

    Metro IPOB Crisis: Nnamdi Kanu Goes Into Hiding - Punch

    Nnamdi Kanu has gone into hiding after the Nigerian army's declaration of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organization. According to the Punch, Kanu and his top lieutenants had ‘disappeared’ from his country home in Afaraukwu near Umuahia and other places he frequently...
  5. Samguine

    Metro Our Records Are Clean And Straight, We Are Not Terrorists - IPOB

    The Indigenous People of Biafra yesterday faulted its declaration by the Defence Headquarters as a terrorist organisation. In a phone interview with the Channels Television, the group said it is a non-violent movement and that it has never carried arms or killed anyone. “It is very, very...
  6. Samguine

    Metro No One Is Above The Law - AGF Malami Reacts To Onslaught Against IPOB

    The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said nobody would be allowed to compromise the peace and security of Nigeria. According to him, anyone posing a threat to Nigeria’s unity will be treated as a criminal. Speaking against the backdrop of...
  7. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: US Finally Reacts To Ongoing Tensions In Nigeria

    The United States Diplomatic Mission has broken silence on growing tension in the country. In a tweet on Friday, the United States Mission to Nigeria said that it is joining well-meaning Nigerians to sue for peace, calling for an end to violence in the country. “The U.S. Mission to Nigeria...
  8. Samguine

    Metro Weaken Nnamdi Kanu And IPOB Before I Return: Buhari Orders Nigerian Army

    President Muhammadu Buhari was said to have issued a matching order to the Nigerian military to weaken Nnamdi Kanu and his group, the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) before he returns from the trip he is set to embark on Sunday. Buhari will attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations...
  9. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: Obasanjo Advises Buhari On How To Handle Nnamdi Kanu

    Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammadu Buhari must meet with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, before the ongoing crisis gets out of hand. Talking to Newsweek, Obasanjo, who as president met with Niger Delta militant leaders in 2006 to...
  10. RemmyAlex

    Politics Abia Crisis: South-east Governors, Ekweremadu in Closed-door Meeting

    The governors of the South-east states have entered into a meeting in Enugu State expected to deliberate on the recent rising tension in the region. Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State and his Imo counterpart, Rochas Okorocha, have also arrived at the venue. So also is Deputy Senate...
  11. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu's Brother, Emmanuel, Gives Update on Army's 'Invasion'

    The younger brother of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), claimed that four persons were killed and 15 arrested in the “invasion” of Kanu’s house on Thursday by soldiers. Emmanuel Kanu, who is also known as “fine boy”, said the soldiers did not find his brother who...
  12. Samguine

    Metro Gov. Wike Cautions IPOB Over Oyigbo LGA Attack

    The Rivers State Governor, Gov Wike has expressed disdain at the attack on residents of Oyigbo by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The Governor in a broadcast on the current security situation in the State and parts of the country reaffirmed his commitment to the...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Metro Video Showing Captured IPOB Members Eating In Army Office Surfaces Online

    It appeared the Nigerian army is fighting back against claims of mistreatment of captured IPOB members. A video has surfaced online showing members of the group eating and drinking calmly while being served by army officers See video as exclusively released by handler:
  14. RemmyAlex

    Metro VIDEO: Father Mbaka To Igbos: Don't Let Nnamdi Kanu Deceive You

    Enugu-based Catholic priest, Rev. Fr Ejike Mbaka has advised the Igbo community nor to allow the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu decided them. He preached that Igbos must insist on the unity of Nigeria. Mbaka said Igbo should not be seeking secession because they...
  15. RemmyAlex

    Metro Biafra Crisis Escalates to 4 States

    Tension and pandemonium mount in four different states in different parts on Thursday evening as struggle by the Indigenous People Of Biafra escalated beyond Umuahia, the Abia state capital. Abia Trouble was said to have started when some members of IPOB who left Aba in the morning for Umuahia...
  16. Samguine

    Nnamdi Kanu: The Young Man That Started A Revolution In Nigeria by Omololu Omotosho

    Nigeria is at a crossroads. The Nigerian elite needs to come together and choose a path of peace, reconciliation, and honesty. Nnamdi Kanu of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) came from almost obscurity to the point of leading a reawakening of the consciousness of his followers within the...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Metro IPOB Plans To Attack Muslims, Northern Residents in Rivers – Islamic Council Raises Alarm

    The Rivers State Council of Islamic Affairs has condemned what it described as “unrevoked attack” on Muslims and northern residents in the state. The Islamic council members, who raised an alarm over alleged plans by IPOB members to attack them again, were worried that the situation could...
  18. Samguine

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu Is God, He Created Me - IPOB Member [Photos]

    In a post he shared on his Facebook page, IPOB member, Udummiri Nwakalu, referred to their leader, Nnamdi Kanu as god and that he is the one who created him. See his post below
  19. Samguine

    Metro Primate Ayodele Releases Fresh Prophecies On Nigeria’s Breakup, Nnamdi Kanu

    The General Overseer of the Inri Evangelical Spiritual Church, Oke-Afa, Lagos, Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, has released new prophecies regarding the unity of Nigeria and the agitation for Biafra. Ayodele predicted that Biafra will be actualized but not through the leader of the Indigenous...
  20. RemmyAlex

    Politics Shehu Sani Condemns Operation Python Dance In the South East

    Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna central senatorial district has condemned Operation Python Dance II in the South East and called on the government to put a stop to it. Senator Sani on his social media account on Thursday described the operation as a deadly Python Dance. He said: "Deadly...