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    Politics Instead of taking Igbo for granted, they should allow Igbo to go – Amechi – Vanguard Newspaper

    Awka – FIRST republic minister, Chief Mbazulike Amechi said yesterday that it was a pity that Nigerian presidency should be associated with ethnicity and ... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2IWT15p Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business Meet the mathematician teaching maths in Igbo and Nigerian pidgin –

    In June 2017, Nigeria’s Minister for Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, reportedly said plans were being made to teach Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects in indigenous languages. There was an opinion as to why this was not a good idea, even though this...
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    Metro Fire Guts Onitsha Market, Destroys Good Worth 100m

    It was another dark day in Onitsha, Anambra state Saturday, as fire gutted the bridge head market of the Association of Medical and Pharmaceutical products Dealers Onitsha AMPPDO. In the process, goods worth over 100 million naira were destroyed. The fire incident was said to have started at...
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    Metro Five Die In Imo After Drinking ‘Local Gin’

    Indigenes of Imerienwe, a sleepy community in Ngor-Okpala Local Government Area of Imo State, are battling to unravel the cause of the death of five persons after drinking a local gin, also known as ‘kai kai’, which is popular among the villagers. Three other persons, who also took the drink...
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    Politics Nyerere: Igbo Are Marginalising Themselves Not Buhari

    The 2015 governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Abia State, Anyim Nyerere said that President Muhammadu Buhari is not marginalising the Igbo. He also accused Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of increasing the poverty level in the state. Nyerere, while commenting on true federalism...
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    Metro Hausa Anti-Igbo Song: Listen To Audio And Translation Here

    The anti Igbo song already in circulation in Northern Nigeria has been 0batained and transcribed by Sahara Reporters. See transcript below ------ First I want to appeal to Almighty Allah to help me in this song not to deviate, these useless children of thieves and unemployed. Igbos in...
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    Politics Jonathan Reacts To Quit Notice From Northern Youths

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to the quit notice issued to Igbos in the North by a coalition of Northern youths. In a Facebook post, Jonathan wrote, "Every Nigerian citizen has an inalienable right to reside in any part of Nigeria. As Nigerians, we should all tailor our...
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    Igbo Culture And Tradition: 10 Things You Should Not Do In Igboland

    A taboo is something declared forbidden either for its sacred nature or to protect the people of a given community from the wrath of the gods and the leaders. A taboo is a part of any culture in Africa and other parts of the world – largely because it brings a sense of sanity and reverence to...
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    Metro Lawyers Take Buhari to International Criminal Court over Pro-Biafra Agitation

    A team of lawyers are ready to file a complaint before the International Criminal Court (ICC) against Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, on alleged human rights abuses against members of the pro-Biafran separatist movement, Tribune reports. Dutch lawyer and professor, Göran Sluiter, who...
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    Metro Igbo Union Worldwide Drums Support For Buhari's Administration

    The President General of Igbo World Union (IWU), His imperial Majesty, Prof Mishak Nnata has urged Ndigbo to give maximum support to the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as they did to his predecessor His Excellency Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, which was unprecedented in post war...
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    Metro Ohaneze: We Have Declared Ambode As Number 1 Enemy Of Ndigbo

    Ohanaeze Ndigbo has declared Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode as number one enemy of Ndigbo due to the demolition of Oshodi market, which is believed to be largely occupied by Ndigbo on the first week of the New Year. National President of the Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, Mazi Okechukwu...
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    Politics Campaign for Democracy Issues 7-Day Ultimatum To Buhari to Release Kanu, Metuh

    The South East Zone of the Campaign for Democracy, CD, yesterday, issued a statement calling for the immediate release of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, the Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisah Metuh and the former National Security...
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    Metro Biafra: Igbos Can’t Make Up A Country, Their Land Is Poor - Sagir Ringim

    Leader of the defunct Arewa Peoples Congress (APC), Alhaji Sagir Ringim has said that the ongoing clamour for the creation of the Independent State of Biafra was a ploy to colonize the South-South, sayig their land is too small to make up a country. The Waziri Ringim told Vanguard that...
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    Metro Niger Delta Is Part of Biafra Territory - MASSOB leader

    One of the leaders of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign States of Biafra, MASSOB, Chief Solomon Chukwu, has denied the claims in some quarters that the people of the Niger Delta area abandoned Ndigbo during the Nigerian Civil war. According to Chukwu, Niger Deltans had been...
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    Politics Adamu Ciroma: Nigeria Is Too Small for Igbo

    A former minister of different portfolios and erstwhile governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Adamu Ciroma, has said that Nigeria is too small for Igbo. In an interview with Vanguard, he said: “All over Nigeria you will see Igbos everywhere. If you go to Ghana, Igbos everywhere. If...
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    Metro Biafra: Why Kanu Apologised To Buhari, Jonathan and Others - Lawyer

    Lawyer to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra and founder of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, Mr. Vincent Obetta, has said “there is nothing irregular” about the apology tendered by his client to President Muahammadu Buhari, former President Goodluck Jonathan and Igbo elders for his...
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    Politics Throwback PHOTO of Ojukwu And Gowon Eating Together At Aburi, Ghana

    Aburi Accord was reached 1967 at a meeting attended by delegates of both the Federal Government of Nigeria (The supreme Military Council) and the Eastern delegates, led by the Eastern Region's leader Colonel Ojukwu. The meeting was billed to be the last chance of preventing all out war. It was...
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    Metro Biafra: Judge Excuses Self From Case, As Nnamdi Kanu Appears In Court

    A federal High Court judge has refused himself from hearing treason charges brought by the government against Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra. Justice Ahmed Mohammed announced the decision on Wednesday in Abuja after Mr. Kanu objected to the case, saying it was...
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    Metro Biafra: List of New Charges Filed Against IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu

    The Federal Government has filled a fresh six-count charge of treason and managing the affairs of ‘an unlawful society,’ against the embattled leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu. Kanu was charged before the Federal High Court, Abuja alongside two others, Benjamin...
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    Metro Gani Adams, OPC Leader Reacts to the Clamour For Biafra State

    The National President of the Oodua People’s Congress, Chief Gani Adams, has reacted that the Federal Government must hold talks with the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra and others agitating for Biafra for peace to reign. According to Adams, it is only through...
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