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Northern youths withdraw quit notice to Igbos

The Coalition of Northern Groups on Thursday withdrew the quit notice given to Igbos living in the northern part of the country. The groups had in June ordered the people of South East extraction to leave the North by October 1. However, the youths asked the Federal Government to create …

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Hate speech: Police set to descend on offenders

Purveyors of hate speeches may soon be in for a hard time. The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has set in motion necessary arrangements for prosecution of offenders under the Terrorism Prevention Act. Under Nigeria’s Terrorism Prevention Act, which became law in 2011 and got amended for greater effectiveness …

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Biafra: FG Asks Court To Revoke Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail

The Federal Government has approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking the revocation of the bail granted the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. The application was attached to a statement issued on Friday by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Minister of …

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Return IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu to prison – FG tells court

The Federal Government has demanded that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu be returned to prison. The Government urged the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to revoke the bail it granted Kanu. FG argued that the IPOB leader had not only breached the conditions attached …

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Anti-Igbo song embarrassing, unfortunate — Balarabe Musa

The production and circulation of an anti-Igbo song in parts of Northern Nigeria is “embarrassing and unfortunate’’, Balarabe Musa, a former governor of old Kaduna State, has said. Mr. Musa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Kaduna that the content of the song did not reflect …

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Anti-Igbo song : Kanu tells Igbo to leave north

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has urged Igbo people living in the North to relocate to their homeland. He spoke in reaction to a newly-released anti-Igbo song circulating in most northern states. Kanu, who gave the come-back-home advice while speaking with journalists in his Afraukwu …

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