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  1. RemmyAlex

    Metro What Happened At ECOWAS Court On Nnamdi Kanu's Case Today

    The trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu,over alleged fundamental rights violation was on Tuesday stalled following the absence of the respondent’s counsel in ECOWAS Court. Premium Times gathered that the lead counsel to the Nigerian government, Dayo Akpata, was...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Politics How Nnamdi Kanu Gained Grounds Because My Husband Was Sick – Aisha Buhari

    Aisha Buhari, wife of the president, says Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), gained grounds while her husband was receiving medical attention in London. During the 103 days which Buhari spent treating an undisclosed ailment in the UK, Kanu addressed thousands of his...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Politics Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB Are Not Terrorists But 'Nuisance' – Pat Utomi

    Renowned political economist and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Professor Pat Utomi, has dismissed declaration by the Nigerian Government that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, under the leadership of Nnamdi Kanu are terrorists. Speaking at the Holy Cross Cathedral in...
  4. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nigerian Army Storms Nnamdi Kanu's Home Again, Searches For Arms

    Prince Emmanuel Kanu, the younger brother of the Leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (PIOB Leader), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that soldiers have again invaded their Afaraukwu Umuahia family home and carted away some household items. Prince Kanu said that the invasion by the soldiers took...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics Biafra: Senator Abaribe Laments On How Nnamdi Kanu Put Him In Trouble

    Leader of Southeast caucus in the National Assembly, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has lamented that those who signed the bail bond for the release of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of proscribed IPOB, from detention are now in trouble. Abaribe also stressed that as a result of agitations by the...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Metro Ooni Visits Abia, Changes IPOB To 'Indigenous People Of Brighter Nigeria'

    The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has sympathised with the now-proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), stating that they had legitimate concerns and needed to have been drawn closer, before renaming the group, “Indigenous People of Brighter Nigeria (IPOBN)”. The monarch said this on...
  7. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu: How IPOB Played Into FG's Hand - Ex-lawyer

    Senior Special Assistant (Inter-governmental Affairs, Compliance and Electoral Process) to the governor of Enugu State, Vincent Egechukwu Obetta, has revealed how the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) played into the hands of the Federal Government by its hate-filled agitation. Mr. Obetta, a...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Gives Update on Nnmadi Kanu

    The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Sani Usman, has maintained that family of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu knows where Kanu is hiding. Usman urged Nigerians to ask the younger brother and lawyer to the IPOB leader, Ifeanyi Ejiofor of Kanu’s...
  9. RemmyAlex

    Metro Biafra: UK Urged To Extradite Nnamdi Kanu

    The Advocate of Social Justice for All has threatened to occupy the embassy of United Kingdom, if the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu was not extradited to Nigeria. The group in a statement by its Executive Director, Asongo Venatius, said it was disappointed to learn...
  10. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: IPOB Is An Igbo Project And It Is Being Financed By Them - Junaid Mohammed

    Outspoken former lawmaker, Junaid Muhammed has insisted that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is an 'Igbo project'. He also added that the group is being financed by Igbos Junaid, who insisted that IPOB is a terrorist group, said he does not care whether the Southeast Governor support...
  11. Samguine

    Metro IPOB Set To Drag Buratai, Uzor Kalu To Court Over Nnamdi Kanu's Disappearance

    The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has threatened to drag former Abia State Governor, Orji Kalu alongside the Chief Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai over the disappearance of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. The pro-Biafra group explained that its decision to institute legal action against both men...
  12. Lequte

    Metro Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Wants to Negotiate With Nigerian Govt - Lawyer

    Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has asked to negotiate with the Nigerian government over the current agitation for Biafra, his lawyers, Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Amoebi Nzelu, have stated. “Nnamdi Kanu is not averse to a political solution in resolving his present...
  13. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: IPOB Hold Secret Meetings, Wear Black To Mark Independence Day

    Leaders and members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra in the South-East have been holding secret meetings to avoid arrest by the military and other security agencies in the region. The leaders also asked their members to wear black on Sunday (today) to mark Nigeria’s Independence...
  14. Samguine

    Metro IPOB: Northern Traders Suspend Business In South East

    The leadership of the Northern Multifarious Traders Union of Nigeria (NMTUN), has urged its members across the 17 states of the North to suspend their visits to Aba market in Abia State and Onitsha market in Anambra State especially, and the entire South-East until further notice. The Chairman...
  15. Lequte

    Metro How Nnamdi Kanu is Destroying Businesses in Igboland - Orji Kalu

    Prominent Nigerian businessman and former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu, believes Nnamdi Kanu and the Biafra agitation are having an adverse effect on Igboland. "If Kanu had not proved stubborn but listened to advice and kept to the rules of the court, we won’t be where we are now."...
  16. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: South East Governors Never Declared IPOB A Terrorist Organization - Gov Ikpeazu

    Abia state Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has said that South-East Governors only banned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), but did not declare it a terrorist organization. He stated this while speaking on The Osasu Show, where he also explained that the Governors only proscribed the activities...
  17. Lequte

    Metro UK Asks Nigerian Govt to Produce Nnamdi Kanu

    The United Kingdom has sent an inquiry to the Nigerian government to clarify the whereabouts of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. According to the Press Officer, UK high commission in Nigeria, Joe Abuku, the inquiry followed reports that Mr. Kanu had been missing...
  18. RemmyAlex

    Politics Nnamdi Kanu: We Support Buhari's Military Action on IPOB – 36 State Speakers

    Speakers of the 36 states have passed a motion supporting President Muhammadu Buhari’s use of security agencies to checkmate activities of Biafra agitators. In a special session that took place at the Imo state House of Assembly, the Majority leader, Lugard Osuji, presented the motion which was...
  19. RemmyAlex

    Politics Nnamdi Kanu: What We Don't Want IPOB To Do – Presidency

    The Presidency on Friday said the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, under the leadership of Nnamdi Kanu was to stop them from 'hurting themselves'. President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie stated this on her social media account on...
  20. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu Not In Our Custody – Army Sources

    Authoritative sources from the Nigerian Army have told The PUNCH that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, is not in military custody. The sources, from the army headquarters, Abuja, and the 82 Division headquarters, Enugu State, which coordinates Operation Python Dance...
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