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MASSOB, IPOB suspend Biafra demonstrations
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MASSOB, IPOB suspend Biafra demonstrations

The protests staged by the members of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over the continued detention of the Director, Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has been halted, following the resolve of the two pro-Biafra groups to give Federal Government room for dialogue. Protesters…

Northern Youths tell MASSOB: We are brothers, let’s live together in peace
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Northern Youths tell MASSOB: We are brothers, let’s live together in peace

The Northern Youth Group, under the auspices of Arewa Triumphant Youth Foundation (ATYF) has appealed to members of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) agitating for a Biafran state to lay down their arms and allow peace to reign in the country, yesterday at a press conference. The National President…

Northern Governors condemn and call for calm over Pro-Biafra protests
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Northern Governors condemn and call for calm over Pro-Biafra protests

The recent violent of Pro-Biafra protest Onitsha, Anambra State has prompted the Governors of the nineteen northern States on Thursday to take undisclosed security measures with a view to ensuring that Wednesday’s violence that included burning of places of worship in the commercial city did not spread to the northern part of Nigeria. Speaking on…

Shameful treatment over arrest of Kayode Are, Dasuki, Dokpesi, others – Femi Fani-Kayode
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Shameful treatment over arrest of Kayode Are, Dasuki, Dokpesi, others – Femi Fani-Kayode

Former spokesperson of past President Goodluck Jonathan’s Presidential Campaign Organization, Femi Fani-Kayode shares his thoughts on the current and on-going arrest of former office holders of the Goodluck Jonathan administration. The statement was first published on Linda Ikeji. Read below, I have just spoken to Colonel Kayode Are, the former D-G of SSS during President…

Biafra protest sees scores feared dead, mosque burnt
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Biafra protest sees scores feared dead, mosque burnt

The on-going protest by pro-Biafra groups has claimed some lives and also led to the burning down of a Mosque in Onitsha, Anambra State. According to Daily Post, trouble started when members of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, clashed with security agents….

South East traders disown Biafra and their struggle
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South East traders disown Biafra and their struggle

The South East Markets Amalgamated Traders Association have distanced themselves and disowned the Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu and the pro-Biafran struggle. In a statement by their President and the Secretary, Okwudili Ezenwankwo and Temple Udeh respectively and made available to journalists in Awka on Tuesday, the traders said they had nothing to do…

Pro-Biafra protesters promise to storm Lagos
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Pro-Biafra protesters promise to storm Lagos

Following Radio Biafra director, Nnamdi Kanu’s appearance at an Abuja Magistrate Court on Monday and the pro-Biafra protests that took place in Abuja afterwards, activists under the umbrella of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have vowed to storm Lagos. You will recall that following a court order instructing Department of State Services (DSS) to release…

Gov. Wike bans Biafra protests in Rivers
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Gov. Wike bans Biafra protests in Rivers

The Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, on Tuesday banned protests by “some unauthorised group” calling for the release of the director of a pirate radio station, Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. In a state broadcast, Mr. Wike banned all forms of street protests, demonstrations, rallies or unlawful gatherings associated with the agitations for the secession of…

Pro-Biafran protesters block Niger bridge as they demand release of their leader (Photos)

Pro-Biafran protesters block Niger bridge as they demand release of their leader (Photos)

Pro-Biafran protesters have blocked the Niger Bridge, they are advocating for the release of their leader and the director of Radio Biafra Nnamdi Kanu, who is currently being detained by the men of the Department of State Security. More pics below..

20 Pro-Biafra supporters may be sentenced to death
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20 Pro-Biafra supporters may be sentenced to death

Pro-Biafra supporters in Rivers state who recently protested the arrest of Radio Biafra boss, Nnamdi Kanu risk being sentenced to death by the court of law on the charges of treason if found guilty. The situation has gotten very serious for some members of the Indigenous Peoples Of Biafra (IPOB) as about 20 supporters of…

Police release pro-Biafra activists in Anambra
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Police release pro-Biafra activists in Anambra

The 17 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who were arrested by Police in Anambra State have been released. They were arrested last week for protesting the arrest of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Police spokesman Ali Okechukwu said they were warned by the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hosea Karma, not to breach the…

6 Fascinating ways to enjoy the coal city state
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6 Fascinating ways to enjoy the coal city state

6 Fascinating Ways To Enjoy The Coal City State It’s called the coal city state because of its large coal deposits. Unfortunately, the coal deposits are yet to be explored or taken advantage of by the people or government. Clearly, it’s due to our over dependency on sweet crude. Regardless, a sector the Enugu state…

JAMB: See the cut-off marks for all tertiary institutions in Nigeria revealed [Full list]
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JAMB: See the cut-off marks for all tertiary institutions in Nigeria revealed [Full list]

One week after the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, reduced the cut-off mark for admission into tertiary institutions to 120, the marks by individual schools is out. Full list of the 2017 admission scores was on Friday published by Premium Times. It shows that many school retained the controversial 120 mark. See the full…

We disassociate ourselves from the agitation for Biafra- N/delta youths warn Igbo’s
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We disassociate ourselves from the agitation for Biafra- N/delta youths warn Igbo’s

Niger Delta youth under the auspices of Niger Delta Youth Congress, NDYC, weekend vowed to resist war drums beaten by the Independent People of Biafra, IPOB, in the South-South geopolitical zone of the country. This was made known by the National Coordinator, NDYC, Comrade Israel Uwejeyan, after an emergency meeting held in Warri, Delta State,…

CAN, youth group caution against doom on separatist agitations
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CAN, youth group caution against doom on separatist agitations

Also yesterday, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, in Bomadi, Delta State warned against doom in the country if the Arewa youths did not back out of their stance against the Igbo living in northern Nigeria, just as a Niger Delta youth group, Izon Movement for Positive Change and Youth Development, IMPCYD, described Arewa youth’s…