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Herdsmen attacks, a national challenge – Governor Ortom

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.

Arewa CF sets up committee on anti-grazing law

Pan-Northern socio-cultural group, the Arewa Consultative Forum, said it had constituted a committee on how best to handle the anti-open grazing law which has been a bone of contention in some parts of the North.

Innoson chief Innocent Chukwuma’s arrest an insult to Igbos – MASSOB

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.

IPOB condemns EFCC arrest of Innoson chief Innocent Chukwuma

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.

IPOB blasts Ohanaeze chief John Nwodo for hosting crucial meeting in Lagos

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 CF urges federal govt to punish culprits of fuel scarcity

Arewa leaders have condemned the fuel scarcity experienced across the country, urging the management of NNPC to investigate the cause and punish the culprits.

Biafra: We are not fooled by President Buhari’s visit – MASSOB

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.

Anambra guber: No plan to disrupt poll – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra on Sunday described as false the allegation that the group intended to disrupt the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State.

Kebbi govt releases N22m counterpart fund for measles vaccination campaign – official

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.

Colonel John Ubah accuses court of evading case because of media presence

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.

Arewa CF asks President Buhari to act on SGF, Ikoyi cash report

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.

Biafra can never die or be forgotten – Dozie Ikedife

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.

IPOB are ingrates, they should be thankful to Orji Kalu – Shettima Yerima

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.

We’ll shame IPOB by ensuring peaceful independence celebration – Arewa Youths

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.


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