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Who’s faking who? Kanu or Buhari?

11 November 2018 Nnamdi Kanu, who claims he was sent by God to liberate the people of Biafra (southeast Nigeria) from Nigeria, was back on air on Radio Biafra this evening to “unmask the criminal at Aso Rock”, Nigeria’s presidential villa.  Kanu has been doing his shock jock thing on the station from Israel for the past few weeks and …

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“Nnamdi Kanu is a coward and a liar” – DSS source

10 November 2018 A senior officer of Nigeria’s secret police, the Department of State Services (DSS) called Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) a “coward and a liar” as the official described the circumstances of pro-Biafran activist’s escape from his home in September last year. Kanu and IPOB are agitating for the secession of Biafra …

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Nnamdi Kanu’s Biafran bark is looking worse than his bite

4 November 2018 Nnamdi Kanu, who calls himself the “leader” of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), was back on Radio Biafra yesterday evening, spitting fire and brimstone about Biafran “restoration”, claiming that it was “scriptural” as “the time has come for Chukwu Okike Abiama to gather his people to return them where they belong”. This place of belonging is …

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Nnamdi Kanu makes questionable claims on Israeli TV

29 October 2018 Nnamdi Kanu, the fugitive leader of separatist group Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) was interviewed on Kan 11, Israel’s state-owned TV station yesterday, and he had a few things to say that may not go down well among his Igbo brethren that he claims he wants to liberate from Nigeria. Kanu, who has been missing since the …

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Nnamdi Kanu preaches to the converted in new broadcast

27 October 2018 Nnamdi Kau, who leads the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) agitating for the secession of southeast Nigeria from the rest of the country, was back again on Radio Biafra this evening. Kanu, who was missing since Nigerian soldiers stormed his father’s home in Afaraukwu, Abia State on 14 September last year, had resurfaced on Radio Biafra …

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Nnamdi Kanu blows hard on his return to Radio Biafra

21 October 2018 Nnamdi Kanu, the self-styled leader of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), spoke to his followers on the internet-based Radio Biafra for the first time since he was arrested by Nigerian security officials on 18 October 2015.  It was typical blowhard demagoguery, short on substance and must have convinced nobody apart from his fanatical followers. Kanu …

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The Archbishop of Canterbury needs to come clean about his relationship with Buhari

14 October 2018 Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, had dinner with President Muhammdu Buhari last night at the presidential villa in Abuja. President @MBuhari hosts his friend, @JustinWelby, the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury and the most senior bishop in the Church of England, to a dinner tonight at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. pic.twitter.com/s5DJ6sSdLJ — Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) October 13, …

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I can make Nnamdi Kanu abandon Biafra – SKC Ogbonnia

16 September 2018 SKC Ogbonnia, a Houston-based Nigerian who is also running for the presidency, has said that Nnamdi Kanu, the missing leader of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), would abandon the agitation for secession if he could spend an hour with Ogbonnia. Ogbonnia thinks the pro-Biafran campaign is focused on the wrong issues. Ogbonnia is an oil …

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Youths agitating for Biafra “do not have a proper sense of history” – Nigerian historian

28 July 2018 Meet Stephen Temitope David, a historian and storyteller It’s not history that matters, but the way it is told, says Stephen Temitope David. The Nigerian historian seeks to add an African perspective to Western narratives. Julia Jaki met him in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Mungo Park, the 18th century Scottish explorer of West Africa, discovered the Niger river, …

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Is this why Nnamdi Kanu and Femi Fani-Kayode got on like a house on fire?

9 July 2018 One of Nnamdi Kanu’s first acts on release from Kuje Prison on bail in May 2017 was a visit to former aviation minister Femi Fani-Kayode.  Fani-Kayode is a rabid critic of Kanu’s jailers – the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari.  Both Kanu and Fani-Kayode are certainly fiery characters and controversial. The former minister called Kanu “the Lion …

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