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‘Like IPOB, is IMN the new pet project against Nigeria?’

Bonaventure Ogar The resurgence of the activities of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has raised some weighty concerns in some questers. While it may not be out of place to take a cursory look at the activities of the IMN and its violent tendencies, it is sufficing to state

1966 Coup, Counter-coup, Civil War: I was all in it…I went through hell in the military–Buhari

•Blames police failure, military deterioration, others for insecurity •Says Buhari, Dogara held the country to ransom for seven months •Scores legislators, police low •Yet to discuss ministerial list, appointments   Jude Johnson    The Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed his role in one of the country's most trying times in its journey to nationhood, explaining his

140 IPOB members arraigned for alleged plot to overthrow Buhari

An Enugu East Magistrates Court presided by Magistrate A. N. Chioke has remanded 140 members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) over an alleged treason. The defendants, who were brought to the court in three 608 buses and one 18-seater bus, were said to have conspired to commit treasonable

IPOB to hold referendum February 16

Godsgift Onyedinefu The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has announced that  will hold a referendum on the sovereign state of Biafra on the presidential and National Assembly elections, February 16. Kanu in a  statement by the spokesman for  IPOB, Emma Powerful,  said the group would come out with the modalities

Police arrest 51 suspected IPOB members of ‘Judaism’

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) have arrested 51 persons suspected to be members of proscribed  Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB) but operating as members of “Judaism’’, in Umuahia, Abia state. The  Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Abia state police Command, DSP Geoffrey Ogbonna, confirmed the arrest on Wednesday in an interview with

Jubril of Sudan: Nnamdi Kanu’s ‘Six Facts’ statement propagated by the opposition–Lai Mohammed 

Jude Johnson   The Nigerian government has blamed the opposition for propagating “fake news” in reaction to the recent exposition of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, insisting that the current occupant of Aso Rock is not the 'real' President Muhammadu Buhari.   Kanu alleged that since returning