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President Buhari urges troops to stand against secession

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday told troops of the Nigerian military that they would be the biggest losers if Nigeria should disintegrate as being canvassed by some groups and individuals.

[email protected]: Presidency releases Buhari’s 57 achievements

The Presidency on Saturday released what it called the 57 achievements of the Muhammadu Buhari administration as the nation marks 57 years of Independence.

Letter to Nnamdi Kanu

We have never met. I only know you by reputation and I have had cause in the last year to write on your activities within the public arena and offer my own views about you, your persona, and your interventions in the Nigerian debate. I sincerely hope you would get to read this letter wherever you may be, that is assuming you are still alive.

Buhari is working – Presidency

The Presidency has said contrary to claims by some section of Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government is working.

The Python does not dance…

An operational code name requires creativity, it is meant to be a cover up, hide the real intentions of the operation, achieve a public relation stunt if possible, and ease communication and strategic documentation within the military hierarchy.

DHQ did not declare IPOB terrorist organisation – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, on Monday evening stated that the Defence Headquarters did not declare the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, a terrorist organization in the country.

Declaring IPOB terrorist organisation is unconstitutional – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said the declaration by the Nigerian military that the Indigenous People of Biafra is a terrorist organisation is unconstitutional.

Biafra: SERG kicks against labelling IPOB terror group

The South East Revival Group (SERG) has said it was wrong for the Nigerian military to declare the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terror group in a bid to justify an unwarranted invasion of Nnamdi Kanu’s home.

Fayose funding Biafra secession – Ekiti APC

The party said Fayose had at the weekend urged the Federal Government to embrace dialogue in the resolution of the Biafran agitation after the Nigerian Military had declared IPOB a terrorist organisation.

IPOB: Opposition’s plot to destabilise Nigeria – Lai

The Federal Government says Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is not set up to fight for the right of anyone or group but a tool by opposition to destabilise the country.

Group asks Southeast govs to probe Kanu, IPOB atrocities

Following the decision of South East governors to proscribe the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, a civil society group, Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has urged them to further probe the group’s leader, Nnamdi Kanu.

Suspected IPOB members set mosque ablaze in Enugu

Suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have set a mosque ablaze in Enugu State.

Delist IPOB from terrorist group – IYC tells DHQ

The Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, led by Comrade Roland Oweilaemi Pereotubo, Esq, on Sunday called on the Nigerian Military to delist the IPOB group or any of its affiliate groups as “terrorist organisation” saying the declaration of the group as a terrorists organisation is “Unconstitutional” as “it is targeted at ending right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association.

APDA backs Nigerian Army on Operation in South-east

The newly registered party, Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance, APDA, has expressed support for the ongoing military exercise of the Nigerian Army in the South-east code-named Operation Python Dance II.

Nigerian Army to launch operation in South-west, South-south

The Nigerian Army says it will soon launch ‘Operation Crocodile Smile II’, in the south-west and south-south.

Nnamdi Kanu and dance of a cold-blooded python

Even though the Nigerian military, like the military all over the world, is used to christening its strike operations scary cognomens, finding out what informed its latest operations in the South East which it codenamed Operation Python Dance may open a vista into what the military thinks of us as a people.

Ozekhome rejects classification of IPOB as terrorist organization

Constitutional Lawyer and Human Rights Activists, Chief Mike Ozekhome, has rejected the description of IPOB by the Nigerian Military as a terrorist organization saying the federal government appears to be selective in its pronouncement.

IPOB: Buhari should meet with Kanu – Obasanjo

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari must meet with Biafran secessionist leader Nnamdi Kanu before violence between the army and separatists escalates into a full-blown conflict, according to Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

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ASCAB: President Buhari’s speech underestimate Sani Abacha’s $5 billion loot

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