Tag Archives: IPOB

IPOB To Change Its Name After Proscription As Terrorist Group? Here’s What The Kanu-led Group Is Saying

The outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra on Friday alleged that some leaders have paid some unnamed individuals to float another pro-Biafra group to replace IPOB in a plot meant to create the impression that IPOB was no more. In a statement released by IPOB spokesman, Comrade Emma Powerful, on Friday, the Nnamdi Kanu-led Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) said that ...

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IPOB Member Killed During Military Invasion In Abia Finally Laid To Rest

A member of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB who was killed during the military invasion in Umuahia, Abia state capital has been laid to rest. The young man identified as Ahamefula Austin Nnadi who was said to have been shot by soldiers – was buried yesterday September 27th, 2017 at his hometown in Umuduruehie in Imo state. May his soul rest ...

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IPOB May Stop Igbos From Having Nigeria’s NEXT President – Okorocha

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has stated that the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra will affect the chances of Igbos to produce Nigeria’s president. According to him, the agitators had every right to complain about marginalization and not a call for separation from the country. He told newsmen on Thursday that IPOB was not good for the ...

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Former President Jonathan Finally Reacts To IPOB

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan took wrote on his facebook page to react to recent acts of violence. Below is what he wrote: “The reports I have received about recent developments in the country lead me to appeal to all men of good will to use whatever influence they have to push for peaceful coexistence and restraint on all sides. Perhaps it ...

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Police Arraign 32 Members Of IPOB In Port Harcourt For Killing Police Officer

A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, yesterday remanded 32 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in prison The Magistrate declined jurisdiction and ordered that the case files be transmitted to the office of the state Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) for legal advice. Magistrate Amadi Amadi-Nna adjourned the matter indefinitely. The ...

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Nnamdi Kanu Plotting To Over Power Buhari, Split Nigeria –Arewa Youths

The Arewa youths, yesterday, accused Nnamdi Kanu and his group of plotting a violent overthrow of the government of Muhammadu Buhari and to weaken the North. Although the youths did not provide evidence, the allegations were contained in a statement signed by spokesman of the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, Mr. Abdul-Azeez Suleiman. According to Vanguard,the CNG noted the turmoil ...

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Soldiers Forcefully Entered Nnamdi Kanu’s Home, His Whereabouts Unknown – Lawyer

The lawyer to Nnamdi Kanu has alleged that men of the Nigerian Army invaded the home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra on Thursday afternoon. In a statement made available to Sources, the lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, accused the Nigerian Army of declaring war on Mr. Kanu and “innocent, unarmed and defenceless” supporters of IPOB. “The Military has ...

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Aba In Confusion As Police Station Burnt By IPOB Members, Many Feared Dead

The city of Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State is on fire today as unidentified persons in the early hours of today attacked the Ariaria Police Divisional Headquarters and burnt it. Most markets in the city and other businesses have been closed and people stayed in their homes as youth unrest spread round the city like wild fire following ...

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Nnamdi Kanu Gets Highest Igbo Title As Otu Onye Nakpu Ogwe 1 Of Biafra Land

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has been reportedly honoured with the highest title in Igbo land, south-eastern Nigeria. Kanu was decorated with the title of the ‘greatest Biafran Warrior’ by the Odumeze of Ohafia, Abia state, and other elders, according to Somto Okonkwo, who posted the photographs on social media. Kanu, according to ...

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Update: What Nnamdi Kanu Discussed With South East Governors Yesterday

Yesterday, the South East Governors’ Forum says it will engage the leadership of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to find solutions to its agitations. The Chairman of the forum, Gov. Dave Umahi disclosed this on Wednesday in Enugu in a communiqué issued at the end of a meeting between members of the forum and iPOB leader, Mr Nnamdi Kanu. Umahi, ...

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HOT!! FG Asks Court To Return Nnamdi Kanu To Prison

Biafra separatist leader might be strolling back to the confines of the prison cell where he stayed for 18 months if the public pleas are granted by the court. The Federal Government has urged a Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail it granted leader of the pro-Biafra group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and return ...

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IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Inspects Newly Inaugurated Biafra Secret Service

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has launched the Biafra Secret Service (BSS). Kanu, in a video obtained online, inspected a guard of honour mounted by his followers in their full uniforms. According to Daily Post, IPOB also condemned Governor Rochas Okorocha for saying that its leader is deceiving Igbos. Speaking to newsmen, IPOB’s Directorate ...

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‘We Did Not Attack Obiano, He Was Attacked By His Opponents’ – IPOB

The Independent People Of Biafra has through her publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful accused the federal government, Anambra state goverment and the political elites in Nigeria for sponsoring fake news aginst her members, The body has recently been accused of massive attacks on campaign grounds, churches and other activities which witnessed a governorship faithfuls in the coming Nov 18th election in ...

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“There Will Be No Election In The State If Nigeria Is Not Restructured Before October 1, 2017” – Nnamdi Kanu Says

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, who took his campaign for the creation of Biafra to Ebonyi state today, has stated that Anambra governorship election will not hold if Nigeria is not restructured before October 1, 2017. He met with IPOB members in the state and spoke on ways the group can successfully create Biafra without ...

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Governor Obiano Makes Serious Threat To IPOB Members

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra to stay away from the state during the scheduled November 18 poll. The governor threatened deal with anybody who would pose a threat to the poll or disrupt the peace been enjoyed in the state, no matter how highly placed. The governor, who insisted that elections in ...

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FG To Block Radio Broadcasts By Boko Haram, NDA, IPOB

The Federal Government has disclosed of plan to deploy all the four International Radio Monitoring Stations (IRMS) across the country to counter “illegal radio broadcast” by Boko Haram, Niger Delta Avengers and Indigenous People of Bi­afra (IPOB). The IRMS facilities are located in Azare in Bauchi State, Gusau in Zamfara State, Ipaja in Lagos State and Ogoja in Cross River ...

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