Kanu, who spoke when leaders of Igbo Civil Society Coalition, led by Prof. Obasi Igwe, paid him a solidarity visit in his Umuahia, Abia State home, also gave knocks to Igbo elites for their anti-Biafra activities, saying that they have no interest in the Igbo masses
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The protest, in front of the country’s embassy in the United Kingdom, was against the killings by the Boko Haram sect then.
What you believe is good for the Igbo or what you prefer for them is neither here nor there.
I believe that he exhibited immense strength and courage by letting go of power even though he did NOT lose the 2015 presidential election but was rather rigged out of it and even though he did NOT need to do so.
The Commissioner of Police, Garba Umar, said this in Awka while reacting to the call by the Indigenous People of Biafra on residents of the state to boycott the November 18 governorship election.
The President-General of the organisation, Chief John Nwodo, gave the warning in Awka on Thursday, while addressing members of the Anambra State House of Assembly.
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria has advised Nnamdi Kanu and other pro-Biafra groups to settle down and work on dialogue…
The party, in a letter to Kanu, signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Ifeatu Obiokoye, and made available to the media in Awka
The proactive move by the Acting President to engage the South East and Northern elders has expectedly doused the tension that was generated by the vituperations of the respective region’s youth groups. Hate speeches or provocative comments serve as catalysts for political conflagration that may have unintended consequences
The government of President Muhammadu Buhari does not need additional problems on its crammed table. It already has the unenviable task of confronting a degraded but still deadly Boko Haram insurgency and the untold devastation in human and material resources it wreaks in the North East
Delusion is a terrible affliction and treating those that have won the hearts and minds of millions of Igbo youth in our country with contempt and disdain will prove to be a costly mistake for the Buhari administration
As the Igbo agitations persist and assume threatening dimensions, we submit that there is need to ensure that they are given the opportunity to exercise the right to self-determination as entrenched under the aforementioned international statutes to which Nigeria is a signatory
They said this was to allow the Igbo have their dream country, Biafra
The army had set up the Board of Inquiry to investigate the allegations contained in a series of Amnesty International reports accusing military officer of human rights abuses and extrajudicial killings during their engagements with Boko Haram and IDPs in the North-East, and member of IPOB in the South-East.
War costs more than data plan on a digital device; it’s more than virtual experience on a console. Nigeria’s civil war cost more than one million lives, displaced and disrupted the lives of millions more, and left even a greater number stranded with permanent scars
The group, a representation of elders of South East, flayed the campaign launched by Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra to secede from Nigeria
The governor made the condemnation in a statement by his media aide, Emmanuel Nanle, on Friday in Jos
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the appeal when he briefed State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council, which was presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo
Although resolutions of the meeting were not disclosed, it was however gathered that it was used to strengthen relationships among other Igbo groups in the agitation as well as provided opportunity for advice on the Biafra struggle.
Indigenous People of Biafra and Movement for Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra had declared May 30 a public holiday for their supporters to commemorate 50 years of the declaration of Biafra.