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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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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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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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#BiafraHeroesDay marked at London’s Trafalgar Square

Pro-Biafrans created a carnival atmosphere today, 30 May 2018, in front of the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square London, as they marked “Biafra Heroes Day” in memory of all those that lost their lives during Nigeria’s deadly civil war from 1967 to 1970, following the doomed attempt by the Eastern Region to secede from the rest of the country. The separatists …

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Governor Fayose’s spokesman claims that Buhari was driven out of London

President Muhammadu Buhari flew back to Nigeria last night after what his spokesman Garba Shehu called a “technical stopover” in London from Washington. Mystery has surrounded his stopover in London, especially as one of his aides, Bashir Ahmad, tweeted as he took off from Washington that the president was heading to Abuja on Tuesday. When there was no sign of …

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IPOB planning a “warm welcome” for Buhari in Washington

US-based members of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) are planning a “very warm welcome” for President Muhammadu Buhari when he arrives in Washington this weekend for a meeting with US president Donald Trump. Buhari is scheduled to meet Trump on 30 April and the Nigerian ruler plans to fly out tomorrow (the 28th).  A Washington-based IPOB source has …

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US State Dept Human Rights Practices Rept on Nigeria

On Friday, the US State Department published its annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (The Human Rights Reports) for 2017.  The State Department states that: “These reports are required by U.S. law and are used by a variety of actors, including the U.S. Congress, the Executive branch, and the Judicial branch as a factual resource for decision making in matters ranging …

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Pro-Biafrans stage all night “vigil” at Abuja House in London

Members of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who are campaigning for the secession of southeast of Nigeria from the rest of the country, last night held what they called a “wake-keep” for Nigeria at Abuja House in Camden Hill, Kensington in West London. President Muhammadu Buhari, who remains in London after attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government summit, …

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Pro-Biafran protesters tell Commonwealth Heads of Govt meeting: “Commonwealth loves wealth more than lives”

Pro-Biafran demonstrators gate-crashed the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting today in  Marlborough House, the organisation’s headquarters in London.  As the Queen of England and Prime Minister Theresa May hosted rulers from the Commonwealth,  Biafran separatists staged a protest across the road in the Pall Mall, with a heavy police presence, barricades and a high fence preventing them from entering the …

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