Biafra? Yes!, Apologies? No! – By Philip U. Effiong

On this day (July 6, 1967), exactly 50 years ago, my family lived in Enugu in what was then eastern Nigeria, when the Nigerian Government set out to implement its “Police Action” against the breakaway nation of Biafra. This was essentially a declaration of full-scale war that would lead to the loss of over two million lives, mostly Igbos...

The Lion Of The East (Part 2) – by Femi Fani-Kayode

Those from outside Igboland that say that they do not want Biafra have missed the point. It is for the people of the East to make that call and to make that decision and not for you. What you believe is good for the Igbo or what you prefer for them is neither here nor there. Ultimately it is only...

Ohaneze Ndigbo Vs. Ndigbo – by Larry Iloh

Last year, at the World Igbo Summit convened in Enugu by Igbo Awareness Movement, I posed the following question to Ohaneze Ndigbo: An Ohaneze Ndigbo that deals only with the "Eze" and ignores the "Oha", is that one Ohaneze? Ohaneze is meant to be a union of both Igbo leaders and Igbo masses. However, what we see with Ohaneze Ndigbo...

Nnamdi Kanu Rejects Any Attempt to Compare Him With Jesus

IPOB PRESS STATEMENT! “We have observed with great dismay, the purported plan by the DSS, and some politicians to cause misunderstanding and confusion between the IPOB leader and Christians in Biafra land. “Mazi Kanu in his life time, had never challenged the authority of God Almighty who created Heaven and Earth or Jesus Christ the son of God or the Holy...

Boycotting Anambra Elections this November – by Emeka Maduewesi

President Donald Trump is the current president of the United States. He won the majority votes of the DELEGATES of the ELECTORAL COLLEGE. After his inauguration, he claimed, despite glaring evidence to the contrary, that more people ATTENDED the event than that of President Obama. Few weeks later, it turned out that Hillary Clinton secured more popular votes. Donald Trump...

IPOB Declares ‘No More Elections In Biafraland Until A Referendum Date is Set’

Official Press Statement - The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) We the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) worldwide under the command and supreme leadership of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu have resolved totally and without equivocation not to participate in further elections in Biafra land from November 2017 in Anambra State up to the coming General Election in 2019, unless the Federal Government...

Thousands Besiege and Hail Nnamdi Kanu After Meeting With President of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo

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The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu held a close door meeting with Dr. Dozie Ikedife and the President of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo Chief Nnia Nwodo, and thereafter, he was besieged by thousands of supporters who wanted to catch a glimpse and hake his hands. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srMAznH759U

How Trump’s Immigration Order Will Affect Nigerians: 2-Years Multiple Entry In Jeopardy?

(LinkMoment). Nigerians will no longer be issued with American entry visas which have two-year validity following the Executive Order signed by President Trump, unless the Nigerian government takes a proactive visa policy review to reciprocate such US Visa policy. SECTION 9: VISA VALIDITY RECIPROCITY of the Trump's executive order states as follows: "The Secretary of State shall review all nonimmigrant visa reciprocity...

Nnamdi Kanu Vs. Nigeria: A Win-Win For The Biafra Struggle – by Charles Ogbu

Charles Ogbu, (LinkMoment). Even without meaning to, by words, actions and inactions, President Muhammadu Buhari has greatly aided the Biafran cause much more than a thousand Nnamdi Kanu could ever have done within such a very short space of time. What is happening with regards to Buhari and the Biafran issue vis-a-vis the arrest and detention of the Indigenous People of...

The Triumph Of Tyranny: Femi Kayode’s Case Hurts Very Deeply

Igwe Emenike, (LinkMoment). While there are many cases of what has become a clear case of the triumph of tyranny, Femi Kayode's case is one that hurts very deeply. For daring to criticise the government of Mohamned Buhari, Femi has been denied his constitutional right of freedom. What an evil! We thought Nigeria has gone past this stage. We thought we...

Niger Delta Avengers Say Their Goal Is Sovereign State of Niger Delta

(LinkMoment). According to Vanguard News report, the new militant group NIGER Delta Avengers, which has claimed responsibility for attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta, has described those condemning its operations as cowards. A statement credited to its spokesperson, Mudoch Agbinibo, says in part: “Some are calling us empty heads, while ex-agitators have been condemning us on a daily basis....

Buhari Cites Enjoying Oil Discovery As Reason Why He Opposes Biafra Independence

(LinkMoment). As part of Buhari's official visit to Kastina, he spoke at the palace of the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabiru Usman, citing the oil discovery and enjoying it as one reason why he aggressively opposes the agitation for the independence of Biafra. In his own words and according to the Nation report, Buhari said the following: “I always say the...

Senator Dino Melaye of Kogi State Unveils APC’s Job Plan: Hawking?

(LinkMoment). Just after President Buhari (APC) signed 2016 Budget that took one year to prepare, the All Progressive Congress (APC) Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi State has unveils the job plan which his party has for the people. That job plan is "HAWKING". Meanwhile, the Senator Melaye packed 2016 Range Rover across the street and at least one other car while...

Gov. Shettima of Borno Offends Victims Of Fulani Herdsmen Killing

(LinkMoment). Following the widespread condemnation of the terrorist attack by Fulani Herdsmen in parts of Nigeria, the  19 Northern Governors reportedly held a meeting where they apparently defended the Fulanis at the expense of the victims of the Fulani herdsmen killings. Basically, the Chairman of the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) and Governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, said it...

Britain Wants Out Of EU Like Biafra Wants Out Of Nigeria

Herbert Emenike Nwankwo, (LinkMoment).  BRITAIN WANTS OUT OF EU LIKE BIAFRANS WANT OUT OF NIGERIA. But Britain has already scheduled up a referendum and opened up their processes for those people who are either for or against to begin their campaign to sell their interest to the voters. EU is not arresting British citizens for demanding that Britain secede from...

Still On Grazing Route/Land Matters – John Okiyi Kalu

John Okiyi Kalu, (LinkMoment). A friend drew my attention to the document (Fulani Grazing Bill Notice Paper) shown below after reading one of my articles on the same issue. I worked with other friends to verify the authenticity of the document and can now state as follows. While the current senate of the federal republic is yet to receive any proposed...

Buhari Using UK Aid To Persecute Political Foes Rather To Fight Boko Haram – The Telegraph

The Telegraph, (LinkMoment). According to the British Telegraph news report, "Hundreds of millions of pounds of British foreign aid given to Nigeria to help combat Boko Haram terrorists is instead being used to fund a witch-hunt against opposition politicians, it is being claimed." "Britain has committed to spending £860 million in foreign aid to Nigeria, which now boasts Africa’s largest economy,...

MASSOB Banishes Nwodo and Wogu From Igboland

(LinkMoment). According to Vanguard News reports, "the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), yesterday, warned the former governor of Enugu State, Okwesilieze Nwodo and former Minister of Labour/Productivity, Emeka Wogu, not to set their foot on Igbo land, following anti Biafra stance allegedly adopted by the duo." This banishment came as a result of a statement...

Killing Fulani Herdsmen In Abia: DSS Lied Against IPOB, Says Abia State Govt

(LinkMoment). The governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu released a press statement which says that the Governor and the good people of Abia State feel very highly embarrassed by the false report which claimed that "the Department of State Services (DSS), has uncovered 55 Shallow graves in a forest in Abia State, where the remains of five Hausa-Fulani men...

Governors Prevented Jonathan From Saving Money For Nigeria — Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

(LinkMoment). The former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr (Mrs.) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has revealed that state governors prevented the former president, Dr Goodluck E. Jonathan from saving money for the rainy day when oil price was high. Speaking during an interview by LEMONDE, the former minister was asked the question: "Will Africa be more selfish? Taxing imports more...

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