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The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, described attacks on farmers by Fulani herdsmen as a national challenge that required the cooperation of all Nigerians to surmount.
The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign state of Biafra (MASSOB) yesterday attributed the arrest of Mazi Innoson Chukwuma by the Economic Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, as grievous insult to Igbo leaders.
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has condemned in its strongest terms the recent and ongoing harassment of notable Biafran businessmen especially those of Igbo extraction by the Nigerian security agencies, saying the Tuesday arrest of Chief Innocent Chukwuma by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) was a calculated attempt to de-industrialise Igbo land.
Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has condemned the decision of Igbo leader, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, to host a debate on restructuring at the practice pitch of National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
Arewa leaders have condemned the fuel scarcity experienced across the country, urging the management of NNPC to investigate the cause and punish the culprits.
The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra on Wednesday said ‘Biafrans’ were not fooled by President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the South-East.
Kebbi Government has released N22 million as counterpart fund for 2017 measles campaign activities in the state, Munir Jega, Executive Secretary, Kebbi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, said.
Former Military Administrator of Kebbi State, Colonel John Ubah (rtd), has alleged that the case instituted against him at Kaduna High Court is being deliberately and severally adjourned perhaps because of the presence of newsmen who have developed interest in the matter and always in court.
The National President of the AYF, Mr. Gambo Gujungu, while expressing the group’s dismay over the inability of the Presidency to act on the panel’s report, knocked President Buhari for his lacklustre performance in office.
Dozie Ikedife, former President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, has maintained that Biafra can never die or be forgotten by people of the South East because it has become their identity.
A leader of the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, Shettima Yerima, has raised concern over the unguided utterances of members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, against the former governor of Abia State, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu.
The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) said yesterday that it will put the indigenous people of biafra (IPOB) and their Northern collaborators to shame put by ensuring a peaceful independence celebration today.
A Zimbabwean white farmer Richard Seager is reportedly seeking President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government to assist him get back his 609 hectare farm that was seized from him in 2007 by an indigenous farmer.
The Philippines’ most active volcano on Monday ejected a huge cloud of ash and grey smoke, prompting authorities to raise the alert level at the rumbling mountain.
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Southwest zone, at the weekend alleged that some state governors were frustrating granting of autonomy to local governments in the country.
Roma have plans in place if Chelsea's reported swoop for Edin Dzeko and Emerson comes to pass.
Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont arrived in Copenhagen on Monday, defying a threat by Madrid to issue a warrant for his arrest if he leaves Belgium, where he has been in exile since a failed independence bid.
Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday ordered temporary forfeiture of N6,584,785,000; $222,000 and Aso Savings Limited shares valued at N2,028,800,000 believed to be proceeds of the sale by Power Holdings Company of Nigeria (PHCN) to the Federal Government.
Malcom has apologised for a social media video in which he and two Bordeaux teammates were seen in high spirits despite the club suffering another league loss.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appealed to the government and people of Benue State to “in the name of God” accommodate their countrymen.
The new Acting Director, Defence Information, Brig.-Gen. John Agim, has appealed to Citizens and Journalists in particular, to appreciate and celebrate the contributions of the Armed Forces to national development.
The Katsina State Government has commended the ‘tireless efforts’ of the military at checking the menace of armed banditry and cattle rustling in the area.