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Nnamdi Kanu, wife reportedly spotted at suya joint in Ghana

Months after the disappearance of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, the IPOB front runner has been spotted in Ghana. Reports said that Kanu and his wife, Uchechi are said to be living at an estate, Cantonment, also in Accra, [...]

February 28, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

Kanu’s wife says she lacks knowledge of his whereabouts

Meanwhile, Uchechi Kanu, wife of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has said she is not aware of the whereabouts of her husband, adding that she is not sure if he is alive or dead. She [...]

February 20, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

IPOB insists court must deliver its judgment despite Kanu’s missing file

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday asked the Court of Appeal to deliver judgment on its embattled leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, whether his case file was missing or not. IPOB had raised the alarm over the purported disappearance of [...]

February 14, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

Herdsmen killings: Pay back to those who joined Hausa/Fulani to slaughter Igbos in 1967 – MASSOB

Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra MASSOB, has stated that the killing being perpetrated by herdsmen in parts of Benue and Taraba states was a kind of pay back to those who joined Hausa/Fulani to slaughter Igbos [...]

January 15, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

Restructuring debate: IPOB attacks Ohaneze over Yoruba venue

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has attacked the leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo for making Lagos State the venue of Thursday’s crucial meeting to discuss restructuring of Nigeria. The group also said majority of Igbo people were firmly behind the [...]

December 14, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Nnamdi Kanu’s family reveals who can disclose IPOB leader’s whereabouts

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s family reveals who can disclose IPOB leader’s whereabouts

Family of the elusive leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has insisted that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai knows the whereabouts of the IPOB leader. The family said this while describing as cheap [...]

November 18, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
You can’t fool Igbos – MASSOB speaks on Buhari’s visit

You can’t fool Igbos – MASSOB speaks on Buhari’s visit

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, ​yesterday, said President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the South-East​ cannot “fool” people of the region. The President was in Ebonyi State on Tuesday, from where he proceeded to Anambra [...]

November 16, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War

Biafra: Sultan of Sokoto speaks on how FG is responsible for Nigeria’s disunity

The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Supreme Council For Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar II, on Wednesday said the injustice in appointments and allocation of resources in the country were responsible for crisis and disunity in the [...]

November 9, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War

Biafra: Governor Ikpeazu speaks on Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, on Thursday stated that it was not his responsibility to produce Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Ikpeazu spoke with State House correspondents, after meeting with Vice President [...]

October 27, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
DSS stops reporters from covering Nnamdi Kanu’s trial

DSS stops reporters from covering Nnamdi Kanu’s trial

Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, on Tuesday barred reporters from covering the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the alleged leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Men of the secret police at the entrance of the court [...]

October 17, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
What will happen to IPOB members – Nigerian Army

Biafra: What will happen to IPOB members – Nigerian Army

Following the conclusion of Operation Python Dance II in the South East, the Nigerian Army has revealed that it would soon commence deradicalisation programme for members of the recently proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Director, Nigerian Army Civil-Military Affairs, [...]

October 17, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
US dragged to court for not declaring Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB terrorists

US dragged to court for not declaring Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB terrorists

One Nze Charles Ugwu, through his lawyer Simon Kanshio, has taken the US Embassy in Nigeria before a Federal High Court in Abuja, for saying it does not view the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, [...]

October 16, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Senator Abaribe reveals why he’s in trouble over Nnamdi Kanu

Biafra: Senator Abaribe reveals why he’s in trouble over Nnamdi Kanu

Enyinnaya Abaribe, Chairman of South-East Senators’ caucus, has cried out over the disappearance of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Abaribe said those who signed Kanu’s bail bond to complete his release from prison were [...]

October 8, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Attahiru Bafarawa

Bafarawa speaks on Biafra agitation, says 2018 budget will be Buhari’s last

Attahiru Bafarawa, former governor of Sokoto State, has ​reacted to the agitation by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. ​He warned against use of force against the agitators and advised government to dialogue with the group. ”​When Obasanjo was in [...]

October 7, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Nigerian Army speaks on Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

Biafra: Nigerian Army speaks on Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts

Nigerian Army speaks on Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts: 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 [...]

October 6, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Protesters storm British High Commission, insist UK must produce Kanu to face trial in Nigeria

Biafra: Protesters storm British High Commission, insist UK must produce Kanu to face trial in Nigeria

Despite the Thursday’s heavy downpour in Abuja, protesters numbering over 1,000 stormed the Bristish High Commission to demand the extradition of Nnamdu Kanu of the Indigenous People of Biafra back to Nigeria to face charges. The protesters expressed disappointment with [...]

October 5, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu confused, recruited thieves, drug users as IPOB members – Ndukwe Ikoh

A former Abia State House of Representatives aspirant, Ndukwe Ikoh, has faulted the agitation by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Ikoh said the struggle by Kanu had no clear plan for secession, stressing that [...]

October 3, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War

IPOB leader, Kanu, not in military custody –Army sources

Authoritative sources from the Nigerian Army have said 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 [...]

September 29, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Arewa youths’ quit notice

Arewa youths’ quit notice: Leave North now – Lawyers warn Igbos

Arewa youths’ quit notice: Concerned lawyers in Onitsha, Anambra state have advised Igbo living in the North to adhere to the quit notice earlier issued by Northern youth coalition. The lawyers, led by Barr. Samuel Okechukwu, told newsmen in Onitsha, [...]

September 29, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War

Biafra: Nigerian govt speaks on Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB, US position on proscription

Nigerian government has insisted that Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and its leader, Nnamdi Kanu are terrorists. Minister for Information, Lai Mohammed, said this during an interview on BBC Focus Africa on Wednesday,   He expressed regret that the United [...]

September 28, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
IPOB to Buhari: Tell us what you did to Kanu

IPOB to Buhari: Tell us what you did to Kanu

The Indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari should tell her what he did with its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, if he (Kanu) was no longer alive. The group had since an alleged attack on Kanu’s [...]

September 28, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Ekweremadu, Abaribe, other Igbo Senators meet Buhari over IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu

Biafra: Ekweremadu, Abaribe, other Igbo Senators meet Buhari over IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu

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 [...]

September 27, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Idahosa reveals Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB sponsors

Biafra: Idahosa reveals Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB sponsors

IPOB sponsors: Hon. Charles Idahosa, a former special adviser to ex-Governor Adams Oshiomhole, has stated that Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, was being funded by topshots of former ruling party, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). He said Nigerians had been [...]

September 25, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
IPOB hails Saraki

IPOB hails Saraki, Igbo lawmakers, begs Senate to probe Nigerian Army

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. A statement by its spokesman, Emma Powerful, argued that [...]

September 25, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Emmanuel, brother of Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu’s brother reveals IPOB next line of action

Emmanuel, brother of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has stated that the group will forge ahead with its agitation. He insisted that IPOB is non-violent yet strong and will not be intimidated. “Freedom is not [...]

September 24, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Anyone who wants to kill Hausas in Igboland will kill governors first – Ohanaeze

The Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said anyone who wants to kill Northerners in the South-East should be ready to kill governors of the region first. President-General of the organisation, Chief John Nwodo, made the remark while commending the [...]

September 22, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Biafra Independent Movement (BIM)

Take ‘Python Dance’ to Boko Haram, Fulani herdsmen – BIM tells Nigerian govt

The Biafra Independent Movement (BIM) has asked the federal government to take the Operation Python Dance to Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen in order to push back and defeat Boko Haram as well as stop the ‘killer’ herdsmen that terrorize [...]

September 19, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)

Biafra is not your land – Cross River govt talks tough as IPOB allegedly targets Ogoja, Ugep

Cross River government has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to steer clear of the state or face the consequences. Chief Press Secretary to Governor Ben Ayade, Christian Ita, gave the warning in a chat with DAILY POST on [...]

September 19, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Nnamdi Kanu’s sponsors

Nnamdi Kanu planning to escape through Cameroonian borders – Arewa Youth‎s

The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum (AYCF) has claimed that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is planning to escape Nigeria through the Cameroonian borders. AYCF said it had intelligence reports, that Kanu was on his [...]

September 18, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War
Why Buhari is determined to kill all Igbos – MASSOB

Why Buhari is determined to kill all Igbos – MASSOB

MASSOB National Director of Information, Samuel Edeson, made the claim while insisting that Buhari harbours hatred for people of the South East. The pro-Biafra group also claimed that the Buhari-led government wants to use the exercise to kill the leader [...]

September 18, 2017 Nigerian-Biafran War