Agitation

Why Mazi Nnamdi Kanu should be released – Actor Yul Edochie

Actor Yul Edochie has appealed to the Nigerian government to release incarcerated IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu who has been imprisoned for months. The prolific actor explained on Twitter that there will always be agitation in Nigeria as it is a multi-tribal country. Writing futher, he opined that to keep the country united, agitations should be […]

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Nnamdi Kanu Sought Refuge Abroad In 2017, Didn’t Jump Bail, Lawyer Says

  Nnamdi Kanu Aloy Ejimakor, special counsel to leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has said his client did not evade bail in 2017. The legal practitioner affirmed that Kanu had to flee Nigeria to seek refuge outside the country when soldiers invaded his residence at Isiama, Afaraukwu Ibeku, Abia State on […]

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2023 Presidency: Northern Nigeria should retain power – Governor Bala Mohammed

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has said that the Northern region of the country should retain power in 2023. Admitting that there’s been agitation for power to return to the South while receiving the progress report of the Contact Committee on his presidential ambition, Bala maintained that the North-East should be given the presidential […]

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Terrorism: Nnamdi Kanu vows to defeat Buhari govt

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has on Friday vowed to defeat Buhari’s government over the terrorism charges leveled against him. Embattled Kanu expressed optimism that his present trial at the Abuja Federal High Court will end soon. Recall that the pro-Biafra agitator is facing terrorism charges before Justice Binta Nyako-led Federal […]

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Dokpesi asks Ndigbo to support Atiku’s 2023 presidential ambition

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Raymond Dokpesi, has urged Ndigbo in the South-East to support Atiku Abubakar’s 2023 presidential ambition.  Mr Dokpesi, a PDP Board of Trustees member, made the appeal on Monday in Umuahia, while addressing the leadership of Abia PDP on why the zone must rally round Mr Abubakar.  Mr […]

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Abdulsalami reveals how Abacha was discovered dead

Former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, has revealed how Nigeria’s late dictator, Gen Sani Abacha was discovered dead during the night in 1998. Abdulsalami noted that the former dictator died during the night and the then Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie, broke the news to him. The 79-year-old retired general stated during an interview with […]

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Abaribe: Abia PDP members tell Gov. Ikpeazu to transfer power to Abia North

Some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia North Senatorial District say it is the turn of the area to produce the next governor of the state in 2023. The party chieftains at a news conference in Umuahia on Friday, said their agitation was in line with the spirit of zoning and Abia […]

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56 Years Denial of Igbo Presidency Triggered Biafra Agitations – Ohanaeze Youths

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide Youth Council ( OYC) has revealed what caused the recent agitation for a Sovereign State of Biafra. OYC said the utter denial of a Nigerian President of Southeast extraction for 56 years is the reason for the agitation. The group described the Nigerian President of Southeast 2023, as a perfect solution […]

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Anxiety as Nnamdi Kanu resumes trial, faces new terrorism charges

The trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has resumed in the Federal High Court in Abuja, raising concerns. Kanu is charged with seven counts before the Federal High Court, which is presided over by Justice Binta Nyako. Other counts, bordering on terrorism, were added against him by the […]

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Igboho’s lawyer, Aliyu reacts to resignation of Olajengbesi from legal team

Yomi Aliyu, counsel to Chief Sunday Adeyemo better known as Sunday Igboho has reacted to resignation of Pelumi Olajengbesi from the legal team of Igboho. Aliyu said the resignation of Pelumi Olajengbesi is of no effect since he was never a part of the activist’s legal team. Igboho is being detained in Cotonou, Benin Republic, […]

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PDP chieftain to FG: Dialogue will ease tension in southeast

Former national secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Austin Akobundu has disclosed that dialogue will ease tension in the south-eastern part of the country. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday by the ex-national secretary of PDP. Akobundu said people of the region are not violent but peace-loving. The agitation by the […]

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22 dead in protest against Indian farm laws

At least 22 protestors have died, several of them due to the biting cold weather, during the three-week agitation by farmers on the Indian capital’s borders. A spokesman for farmers’ unions, spearheading the agitation, said this on Friday. At least five farmers died in accidents on their way to join the protests, some died of […]

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