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IPOB: Proscription Order Gazetted By FG

The order which proscribes and designates the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation has been gazetted by the federal government. The order was obtained on September 20 in a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja by the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami …

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IPOB: Reps to revisit devolution of powers

The House of Representatives has resolved to revisit the devolution of power bill which failed during the constitutional amendment in June. The return to the bill is to curb agitations, such as the one by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. This was contained in a matter of urgent public …

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We don’t see IPOB as terrorist organisation – US

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The United States Government has said it does not consider the Indigenous People of Biafra a terrorist organisation. Last week, the Federal High Court in Abuja gave a judicial backing the executive order of President Muhammadu Buhari, outlawing the group and its activities in the country. The court granted the …

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Biafra: Don’t condemn IPOB – Tinubu tells Nigerians

Biafra: Don't condemn IPOB – Tinubu tells Nigerians

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, has said Nigerians should not condemn but listen and understand the agitations by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). He said this while delivering the Keynote speech at the 2017 Annual Dinner of the …

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FG Uncovers IPOB’s Slush Account In Paris

Following intelligence reports, the federal government has located a slush account in Paris to which some Nigerians have made huge deposits in support of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). It has also uncovered how some IPOB members have invaded Nigerian embassies in Hong Kong and Spain and created some …

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Proscription Order: IPOB sues Nigerian govt

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Friday prayed the Federal High Court in Abuja to set aside the order of injunction proscribing the activities of the group. The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Abdul Kafarati, on Wednesday in Abuja, granted Federal Government an interim injunction …

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IPOB proscription is faulty – Adegboruwa

Lagos based lawyer and right activist, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, on Thursday described the order of the Federal High Court proscribing IPOB as faulty in law, adding that it should be challenged and set aside by all those affected or to be affected by the said order. Adegboruwa stated that there cannot …

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IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu ‘abducted, probably killed’ — Lawyer

The lawyer representing the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, says he has not communicated with his client since September 14, when Mr. Kanu’s Abia State home was “invaded” by soldiers. The lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, was reacting to reports that Mr. Kanu had gone into hiding. In …

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Jonathan condemns military operation in Southeast

Goodluck Jonathan has criticised his successor President Buhari for planning to extend the military show of force to the South-South and the South-West. In a statemnt posted to Facebook on Tuesday signed on his behalf by his aide, Reno Omokri, the former president said: ”The insinuations in the press conference …

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