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  1. Samguine

    Metro Rogue Turkish Diplomat Erkahraman, Appointed As IPOB Ambassador To The Middle East and Asia

    The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has announced outspoken Turkish citizen, Mr. Abdulkadir Erkahraman as its official representative on international relations in the Middle East and Asia. The group described Erkahraman as the current President of International Nations Commercial...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Politics FG Rejects US Position On IPOB

    The federal government has described as “unfortunate and unacceptable” the position of the US government on the declaration of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist group. The US embassy in Nigeria had said under the laws of its country, the Biafra group cannot be declared a...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Metro IPOB Members Decamping To Other Separatist Groups – Federalist Movement

    A group, under the umbrella of Federalist Movement of Nigeria has stated that members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) are decamping to other separatist groups since the court declared it a terrorist group. The group therefore called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to immediately...
  4. RemmyAlex

    Politics What We Discussed With Buhari About IPOB – Senator Ekweremadu

    Senators from the South East on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the tension generated in the region as a result of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. The Senators, who were led by the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu said the South East zone...
  5. Samguine

    Metro Please Release Nnamdi Kanu's Corpse - Family Begs Nigerian Army

    The younger brother of the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has begged the Nigerian Army to release the corpse of the secessionist leader if he has been killed The brother, speaking with newsmen, said no one knows where Kanu has been since their home was invaded...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Politics Biafra: Senators, South-east Governors To Meet Buhari Over IPOB

    Reports say that the leadership of the Senate and governors from South East are to meet President Muhammadu Buhari on ways to resolve the crises emanating from the series of ethnic agitations. The senators’ resolve to meet with the executive was reached on Tuesday at its resumption after...
  7. RemmyAlex

    Politics What Senators Told Abaribe About Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB Yesterday

    South east senators were reportedly questioned by some of their colleagues for giving tacit support to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). According to Daily Trust, the accusations were made at a closed session when the Senate reconvened yesterday after an extended annual break. The...
  8. Samguine

    Nigeria: Buhari's Aide Names IPOB A Terrorist Group

    On September 21, Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity in Buhari’s administration informed that the Indigenous People of Biafra was completely a terrorist organization. Fulani herdsmen were just called to be criminal gangs. In particular, the Buhari`s assistant...
  9. Samguine

    Metro Biafra: Court Sends 60 IPOB Members To Prison

    A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, on Monday remanded 60 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) at the Afara Federal Prisons in Aba. The magistrate ordered that the IPOB members be remanded in prison after their counsel challenged the jurisdiction of the court...
  10. siteadmin

    Metro [Photo] Biafra: Nigerian Students' Violent Clash In India

    Kayode Ogundamisi‏ (@ogundamisi ) just posted this on his twitter feed.
  11. RemmyAlex

    Politics Biafra: Legal Implications If Nnamdi Kanu Fails To Appear In Court Next Month

    The Presidency has said sureties for leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu risk imprisonment if he fails to appear in court on adjourned date. Following a ruling by the Federal High Court in Abuja granting Kanu bail on April 25, Senator representing Abia South Senatorial...
  12. Samguine

    Metro Presidency Rubbishes US, EU Reports, Maintain IPOB Is A Terrorist Group

    Special Adviser to the President on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, has described as inconsequential the recognition accorded the Indigenous People of Biafra by some foreign nations as a non-terrorist group, despite Nigeria’s recent proscription and designation of the group as a terrorist...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nigerian Security Agents Uncover IPOB's Paris Account Holder

    Security agents have identified the Nigerian suspected to be operating the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Paris, France, The Nation gathered. The government last week said money was being raised from some Nigerians in the diaspora to fund IPOB. Funds raised from the diaspora...
  14. RemmyAlex

    Metro IPOB Hails Saraki, Submits Self For Probe

    The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has commended the leadership of the Nigerian Senate as well as the caucus of South-eastern senators for their position on the proscription of the group. Recall that Senate President, Bukola Saraki and its deputy, Ike Ekweremadu had described the declaring...
  15. RemmyAlex

    Metro Nigerian Army Declares Victory Over IPOB

    The Nigerian Army on Friday claimed victory in its skirmish with secession agitators across the South-east. The announcement followed the conclusion of a one-day tour of the region by the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, who inspected ongoing operations and participated in a military medical...
  16. RemmyAlex

    Politics Biafra: How Saraki Saved President Buhari – Northern Elders

    Elder from the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), have claimed that the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, saved President Muhammadu Buhari from being embarrassed in court by the secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), over its proscription and categorisation as a terrorist...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Metro FG Compiles IPOB Account Details, To Reveal Sponsors Soon

    The Federal Government is compiling details of the sponsors of terrorist group, Indigenous People of Biafra to give to the French Government account, PUNCH has gathered. A very senior government official, who pleaded anonymity told PUNCH that the Federal Government had reached out to France...
  18. RemmyAlex

    Politics Why Buhari Did Not Speak On Biafra Agitation, Nnamdi Kanu At UNGA - Adesina

    The Presidency has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari did not speak on the activities of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) during his speech at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly vecause it is an internal issue.. Special Adviser to Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina said...
  19. RemmyAlex

    Metro Biafra: What IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu Should Do About Court Judgement – Barrister Ubani

    Vice President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Monday Ubani has called on the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to challenge its proscription in a competent court of law. Ubani made the call while faulting the ruling of an Abuja Federal High Court declaring IPOB under the leadership of...
  20. Samguine

    [Video] Nigeria: The Statement That Disarmed Kanu and Should Be Used Against Other Regional Groups

    The unidentified man in the video raised pertinent questions against Nnamdi Kanu and his quest for Biafra during one of the IPOB leader's meetings in the United States of America.