South Africa’s Johannesburg Marches Against Xenophobia

(NIGERIA MOMENT). Johannesburg - UShouldKnowBetter, reported that, "about 30,000 people are marching through South Africa's main city, Johannesburg, to demand an end to a recent wave of xenophobic attacks. Both locals and immigrants are taking part, with placards saying 'Africa Unite' and 'Welcome foreigners'. An anti-xenophobic protest is also taking place in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth." "........ The BBC's Pumza Fihlani...

In Retrospect: “Ghana Must Go” – Eyewitness Account

(BBC World Service" In January 1983  Nigeria ordered up to 2 million illegal immigrants to leave the country within a few weeks. The majority were Ghanaian. This created humanitarian crisis. However, Nigerian politicians at that time cited that Ghanian government in 1969 expelled Nigerian migrants.

IPOB Starts Radio Services Broadcast in Hausa Language

On Thursday, IPOB announced that its Radio Biafra will start broadcasting in Hausa Language to expand its horizon. According to a statement by the Indigenous People of Biafra spokesman, Emma Powerful, which reads: “In keeping with our promise to facilitate the creation of an unbiased informative platform to take the message of liberation to the downtrodden and oppressed indigenous populations...

APPLE App Store Joins Other Hosts of NigeriaMoment Radio

(NIGERIA MOMENT) Listen 24/7 Nigeria Moment Radio on your iPhone or iPad. Click on the link below to begin free download of the NigeriaMoment Radio app and install. Then Enjoy on iTunes!

Radio Biafra Resumes Transmission On The Same 104.7 FM

(NIGERIA MOMENT). Punch correspondents monitored Radio Biafra and filed this report on August 23, 2015: Controversial pirate channel, Radio Biafra, has again resumed transmission, despite the Federal Government’s claim that it had jammed the station’s signals. The Federal Government had on July 14 announced that it jammed the transmission signals of the radio station, which was operating illegally from an unknown location. Our...

Government Acknowledges That Radio Biafra Has Resumed Operation

Scannews reports the Nigeria government (Buhari administration) acknowledgement that Radio Biafra has resumed operation and that NBC claimed that it opts for signal neutralisation of Radio Biafra. Here is Scannews detail report below: THE National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has opted to neutralise signals of Radio Biafra, as the station continues its broadcasts after the commission claimed it had successfully jammed its...

There Are No Lands For Grazing Reserve In Southeast – Governor Ikpeazu

(LinkMoment). Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State makes his position known Grazing Reserve proposed at the Federal House of Representatives. The Governor was live on Magic FM 102.9 Aba on Friday May 6, 2016 on flagship program “People and Politics”. “There are no lands for graving reserve in Southeast,” Governor Ikpeazu stated. “Such policy won’t work here because we don’t have enough land...

Radio Biafra Does Not Need The Endorsement of Southeast Governors

(NIGERIA MOMENT). The governors of Southeast Nigeria rose from a day forum held at Imo Government House, Owerri, on Sunday July 5, 2015 with a decision not to recognise the Radio Biafra station. Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, at the end of the forum, said “the radio does not have the endorsement south east governors.’’ Anyway, Nigeria Moment believes that the...

NigeriaMoment Radio Is Now Live on Tunein

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Xenophobia in South Africa: Arrests made over xenophobic attacks in Durban

(Nigeria Moment). South Africa - According to reported on April 10, by TimeFlyingBy, the South African police have arrested 17 people and opened murder cases after attacks on foreign nationals in Durban. The violence comes in the wake of alleged comments by the Zulu king telling migrants to go home - although the he says he was mistranslated. But Home Affairs Minister...

President Jonathan Commissions The Armed Forces Radio Station 107.7 FM

(NIGERIA MOMENT) Abuja - On May 22, 2015 President Jonathan commissioned the Armed Forces Radio Station, 107.7 FM. "I continue to be proud of our military and I urge all Nigerians to continue supporting their patriotic efforts."  President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, said.

Nigerian Crossroads: Mark Doyle investigates the Nigerian paradox – BBC

(NIGERIA MOMENT). Lagos - Click on the link below to listen to the radio broadcast. "Mark Doyle investigates the Nigerian paradox. He reports from a Lagos international fashion show - and overflies a network of illegal oil refineries. He visits a polo club where relatively wealthy players favour Argentine ponies - and finds himself in a camp for displaced people which...