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Biafra: Court Proscribes IPOB, Declares It Terrorist Group

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A Federal High Court in Abuja, has declared the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) “acts of terrorism”. This followed an application filed by the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. Malami had asked the court to proscribe the group. Earlier on Wednesday, …

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Cult Members Shoot University Of Uyo Final Year Student

Suspected cult members have shot Mr. Stanley Mbanefo, a final year student of the Department of Geography, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The incident was said to have taken place at the university community of Idak Okpo, Uyo, around 10.47pm on Monday. Punch learnt that the hoodlums, about five …

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Biafra Not In The Agenda Of God- Olumba Olumba Obu

The spiritual leader of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, His Holiness Olumba Olumba Obu has prayed against the actualization of Biafra sovereignty, insisting that it will not succeed since God has not approved of it. “His Holiness Olumba Olumba Obu of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star …

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Biafra: Igbos in Kano disown IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu

The Igbo Community Association in Kano State has distanced itself from the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra and its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. The President-General of the association, Mr. Ebenezer Chima, made the position of the association known at a joint news conference in Kano on Friday. “We want …

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Biafra: DHQ Declares IPOB A Terrorist Organisation

The Defence Headquarters has branded the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a “militant terrorist organisation’’ and urged parents to dissuade their wards from joining the group. In a statement in Abuja on Friday, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, the Director, Defence Information, therefore, restated the commitment of the Armed Forces to …

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Biafra: Gov Wike Cautions IPOB Youths, Condemns Oyigbo Clash

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The Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has condemned the attack on residents of Oyigbo by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The Governor in a broadcast on the current security situation in the State and parts of the country reaffirmed his commitment to the corporate existence of …

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Court Remands 32 Suspected IPOB Members In Port Harcourt Prison

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A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, yesterday remanded 32 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in prison The suspects were arrested after they allegedly engaged in a bloody clash with security operatives during which a policeman was killed, his rifle taken …

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53 Traders Missing As Boat Capsizes In River Niger

No fewer than 53 persons have been declared missing after a boat carrying 100 traders from Gaya area of Niger Republic capsized in River Niger at Lolo area of Kebbi State. The boat was carrying the traders to a market in Lolo at Bagudo Local Government in Kebbi state when …

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