“I will bring down Nnamdi Kanu” – Asari Dokubo declares

Ex-Niger Delta militant, Asari Dokubo, has sworn to bring down the leader of the banned Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. Dokubo, in a recent fiery message, accused Kanu of being a ‘con man’ and fleecing innocent Igbo people of their hard-earned money all in the name of achieving Biafra. Both militants have been at each other’s throats after they fell out due to ideological differences in the actualisation of Biafra. This development resulted in the creation of the Biafra Customary Government, (BCG), by Dokubo. His words: “How is…

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Democracy Day: IPOB planning to hijack protests, cause mayhem – Northern Group raise alarm

…Cites reasons why Coalition won’t participate in planned protests…Buhari addresses nation today The Coalition of Northern Groups, (CNG), has alleged that the Indigenous people of Biafra, (IPOB), are plotting to hijack a protest set to hold across the nation today, Saturday, June 12. It was gathered that the CNG spokesman, AbdulAzeez Suleiman, at a press conference in Kaduna yesterday, disclosed that the pro-secession group has finalised plans to infiltrate the protest and cause mayhem. He revealed that the CNG will not be participating in the protests. He said, “We can’t…

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How IPOB hoodlums mistakenly slaughtered cows belonging to Igbos in S/East

An Anambra-based cattle dealer, Chibuike Okafor, has cried out that he has lost over 50 cows in the recent slaughter of cows by the Igbo agitators against Fulani herdsmen.  Okafor, who made this known when he met the Secretary to the State Government of Anambra State, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, on Tuesday, said that most of the cows in the South-East are owned by Igbo businessmen.  According to him, over 50 of his cows were set ablaze by an angry mob at Kwata junction, Awka, Anambra State.  Okafor said that it…

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IPOB: “Biafra also includes South-South” – Nnamdi Kanu replies Northern Elders

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has responded to a statement by the Northern Elders Forum, (NEF), that the Nigerian government should allow the South-East to secede in order to avoid another civil war. Kanu, in a statement yesterday described the statement from the NEF as sensible but added that Biafra also includes the South-South. According to him, “Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has said in other to prevent another civil war, the South-East should be allowed to secede if the movement is popular among the…

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Twitter deletes Nnamdi Kanu’s tweet gor ‘violating rules’

Microblogging and social networking service, Twitter has deleted a post made by the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdu Kanu, for ‘violating rules’ of the platform. The tweet, which was made by Kanu on June 2, was no longer available on the IPOB leader handle as of Saturday evening. The tweet seemed to have been made in reference to the Federal Government’s decision to take action regarding attacks on public buildings in the South-East, which have led to the killing of several security operatives. In the…

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“How IPOB members burnt our 2 palm oil trucks worth N80m” – Kano traders

Chairman, Galadima Road Traders Association, Kano state, Mustapha Shu’aibu Sulaiman, yesterday narrated how suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB), attacked their trucks carrying palm oil from the eastern part of the country to Kano State. His words: “Two trucks fully loaded with palm oil belonging to our members were attacked in Nsukka Local Government in Enugu state on their way to Kano state from South East on Sunday. The two trucks were carrying 2,544 jerry cans of palm oil; one was carrying 1,056, while the other…

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Bayelsa, Cross River, Akwa Ibom shun IPOB sit-at-home order

It appears the influence of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has been restricted to the five 5 South-East States. On Monday, Bayelsa, Cross Rivers and Akwa-Ibom States, that were part of the Biafra regional government during the civil war in 1967-1970, shunned the sit-at-home directive. While there have been controversies over the exact map of the Biafra States, the outcome of the sit-at-home appears to be restricting the map to five states of Anambra, Imo, Abia, Enugu and Ebonyi. In these States, the…

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Imo: Police confirm IPOB killed Gulak, eliminate militants, arrest others

Barely few hours after a former presidential aide, Ahmed Gulak, was shot dead by some gunmen in Owerri, the Imo State capital, while he was on his way to Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, some of the criminals responsible for his death have been killed by the combined efforts of several teams of Police Special Forces. It was gathered that security operatives made a successful effort to track down the criminals following the interrogation of the deceased’s driver who was able to describe the vehicles of the hoodlums to be…

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IPOB militants kill Ahmed Gulak in Owerri after sit-at-home order by Kanu

A former political adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Barr. Ahmed Gulak, has been shot dead by gunmen suspected to be members of the proscribed secessionist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). According to an intelligence officer, IPOB is behind the killing and the recent attacks on security personnel and their facilities in the South-East. The officer said that they had intercepted communication and videos where the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu had threatened death to anyone who fails to observe his sit-at-home order from May 29…

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Gunmen set courts, police station ablaze in Imo community

Some unidentified gunmen have razed down a Magistrate court, the High Court and a Divisional Police station in Atta community, Njaba local government area of Imo State. According to sources in the community who spoke to newsmen yesterday, the attack took place in the late hours of Friday when people had gone to bed. The attack was accompanied by long hours of sporadic gunshots in the community, generating panic among residents. Community members said they noticed that the courts and police station had been set ablaze yesterday morning. The police…

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