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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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The Python Does Not Dance, By Reuben Abati

Operation code-names have been an important part of military operations since the Germans first applied them in World War 1 but it may be said that the recent (or ongoing?) controversial military exercise in the South Eastern part of Nigeria codenamed Operation Python Dance II is the first major incident …

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Seven IPOB members charged with murder in Aba

Seven suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were on Monday remanded in Aba prison by a Magistrates Court sitting in Aba, Abia State for alleged murder and arson. Their remand in the prison custody followed their arraignment on twelve counts charge bordering on the murder of an …

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Buhari signs proclamation proscribing IPOB

In a move to take the heat off the Nigerian Army and ensure that due process is followed, President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a presidential proclamation proscribing the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) over the group’s involvement in terrorist activities. Making this known yesterday, sources in the Office of the …

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Biafra: I will never leave, vows Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has declared that he will not embark on an exile following threats of his rearrest by the federal government. Kanu also said that the IPOB is the most vibrant and intelligent mass movement in the world today. He said …

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IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu was ready for amicable resolution – Nwabueze

Elder statesman, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, has said that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, showed a disposition for amicable resolution of issues concerning the agitation for Biafra during the meeting he held with South-East governors in Enugu on August 30. Reacting to recent developments, Nwabueze, …

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Biafra: Presidency advises Nnamdi Kanu

The Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has advised the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on how best to run the agitation for Biafra and succeed. She said respect, friendship and harmonious cooperation with others should be the modus operandi for Kanu …

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IPOB: I Cannot Disclose Nnamdi Kanu’s Whereabouts – Brother

A brother to embattled leader of IPOB says he cannot disclose the whereabouts of Mr Nnamdi Kanu. Speaking on a telephone interview,Kanu’s younger brother simply identified as Fine Boy, said he is not a position to disclose his brother hereabout, adding that only the IPOB leader could disclose his hiding …

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Politically-Disgruntled, Looters Are IPOB Sponsors – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is being sponsored by certain disgruntled elements to sabotage the Buhari Administration, under the guise of fighting for the rights of the people of the South-east. ”Nigerians must understand that IPOB was not …

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