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IPOB Kills Four, Abducts Nine Fishermen In Anambra

Anxiety mounts over the killing of four and the abduction of nine other fishermen from the Ibbi local government of Taraba State at Osama village in the Ogbolu local government area of Anambra State by persons suspected to be members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The nine …

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Hands off Nnamdi Kanu’s Case – IPOB Tells Justice Nyako

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has advised the Abuja High Court judge, Justice Binta Nyako, to redeem her image and hands off its leader’s court trial. Spokesperson of IPOB, Emma Powerful, in a statement yesterday said recusing herself from the case would be well accepted, insisting that it had …

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Nnamdi Kanu: ADF Demands Unconditional Release of IPOB leader

Igbo think-tank, Alaigbo Development Foundation, ADF, has demanded immediate and unconditional release of the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. President of the ADF, Prof Ukachukwu Awuzie made the call during a press conference held in Enugu on Sunday after an executive meeting of the group. …

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IPOB Urges Importers, Exporters To Utilize Onne Port

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has encouraged Southeast importers and exporters to use Onne ports in Igweocha Rivers State. According to IPOB, the advantages for importers should not be ignored because of barriers created by the state in technical and operational areas. The spokesperson of IPOB, Emma Powerful, expressed …

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Soldiers Storm IPOB Hideout, Recover Explosives

THE Nigerian Army has reportedly killed an Indigenous People of Biafra’s (IPOB) fighter during a fierce gun battle in the Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State. The troops reportedly overpowered the fighters and conducted a clearance operation on their hideout. Speaking via a statement on Sunday, the Director, Army Public Relations, …

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IPOB Reacts To Supreme Court Judgment On Nnamdi Kanu

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has accused the Supreme Court of failing to deliver fair justice in the face of the nation’s complex challenges. This was the reaction to the court’s ruling on Friday, which upheld the detention of the leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The IPOB spokesperson, …

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One Killed As Troops Raid IPOB Camps In Anambra

TROOPS of Exercise Golden Dawn III, in conjunction with personnel of the Nigerian Navy, the Nigerian Police Force and local vigilante operatives on Monday, raided the camps of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its armed affiliates, the Eastern Security Network (ESN) in Orsumoghu general area of Anambra State. Trojan …

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Court Lifts IPOB Ban, Awards Kanu N8bn

JUSTICE A. O. Onovo of the Enugu State High Court, Thursday, declared the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra by the South-East Governors’ Forum as illegal, unconstitutional, and null and void. Newsextra24 had reported that in 2017, the South-East Governors Forum, led by former Gov David Umahi of Ebonyi State, …

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Security Operatives kill 5,000 IPOB Members – Spokesman

THE Indigenous People of Biafra has said that it is now ready to negotiate and dialogue with the Federal Government on a peaceful exit of Biafra from Nigeria through a United Nations-supervised referendum. The outlawed pro-Biafran group said the peaceful agitation for Biafra Independence started in 2012 without any violence …

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