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Proscription: IPOB asks judge to recuse self from case over alleged bias

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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has asked the Chief Judge of Federal High Court, Justice Abdul Kafarati, to recuse himself from the proscription case of the group over alleged bias and conflict of interest. In a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Comrade Emma Powerful, IPOB decried what it termed “the troubling absence of the presiding judge, Justice Kafarati, in ...

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FG trying in vain to pin Kanu’s absence on Abaribe – IPOB

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                                                                                    The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has described the Federal Government’s denial of knowing the whereabouts of its ...

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‘I don’t know the whereabout of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu’ – Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu

mdi Kanu' – Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state says he does not know the whereabouts of the missing leader of the now-outlawed secessionist group, Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Recall that after the September 14th ‘invasion’ of the Umuahia home of Kanu by military officers, his members alleged that he had gone missing. They accused the military of taking him ...

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IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, reportedly backs down, seeks dialogue with President Buhari

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Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has reportedly called for a dialogue with President Buhari in a bid to end the agitation for the creation of Biafra. According to PM news, Kanu through his lawyers, Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Amoebi Nzelu, has called for negotiation with the Federal Government to end the agitation for self-governance. Kanu’s lawyers ...

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“It is unfortunate US doesn’t see IPOB as a terrorist group”- Lai Mohammed says

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Minister for Information, Lai Mohammed, had an interview with BBC in London yesterday where he described as “unfortunate” the fact that the U.S. government does not see the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organization. The spokesman for the American Embassy in Nigeria, Russell Brooks, in a recent interview, said that the US was committed to Nigeria’s unity ...

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Enugu mosque fire : Ohanaeze visits Muslim Community, appeals for calm

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The apex Igbo – socio cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo yesterday visited the Muslim Community in Igbo – Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State . The visit led by the President of Ohanaeze in Enugu State , Chief Alex Ogbonna, was to commiserate with them over the fire incident which engulfed a mosque in the area . A mosque ...

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7 Reasons why ‘IPOB is a terrorist group’ – Army

7 Reasons why 'IPOB is a terrorist group' - Army

The Nigerian Army on Friday, September 15, 2017, declared the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) a terrorist group. Led by Nnamdi Kanu, the IPOB have been seeking secessions from Nigeria. Kanu who was released on strict bail conditions have since flouted the terms for his release. Inciting comments against President Muhammadu Buhari and its security apparatus are high points of ...

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South-East Governors meet with IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu

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South-east governors are currently having a closed door meeting with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu. The meeting is holding in Enugu State. Present at the meeting are the governors of Enugu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Ebonyi Governor Dave Umahi, Anambra Deputy Governor Nkem Okeke while the governors of Imo and Abia State are yet to ...

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FG asks Court to return Nnamdi Kanu to Prison

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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 him to prison. The government argued that Kanu has not only breached the conditions attached to the bail granted him on April 25 this year on health ground, he ...

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If you arrest me, Biafra will come even quicker than we anticipate – Nnamdi Kanu

If you arrest me, Biafra will come even quicker than we anticipate - Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has said he’s not afraid of getting re-arrested by the Federal government saying it would quicken the actualization of the Republic of Biafra dream. Kanu who spoke in Umahia yesterday said, ‘If you arrest me, Biafra will come even quicker than we anticipate. I am not afraid of being arrested. I have ...

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