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Is Nnamdi Kanu alive or dead ? UK asks Nigeria - Vanguard

The government of the United Kingdom has asked the Federal Government of Nigeria to state the whereabouts of British-Nigerian man and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, saying “We are seeking urgent clarification from the Nigerian ...and more »

Could IPOB go the way of Boko Haram? - Daily Trust

By Ryan Cummings, Africa Check | Publish Date: Sep 30 2017 2:00AMWhile a Boko Haram-like militarisation of a group seeking to secede from Nigeria is not a foregone conclusion, a continued state crackdown on it could at the very least swell its support ...and more »

New Video Captures Moments During Nigerian Army Massacre At Nnamdi Kanu's Home – Perry Brimah - National Mirror

A new video appears to present the frightening moment the Nigerian army assaulted the home of Biafra separatist leader, Nnamdi Kanu in Umuahia in Abia state. The video captures the sounds and early bits of destruction that took place on September 14th ...and more »

Nigeria Risks Wider Destabilization With Its Crackdown on Biafra Separatists - World Politics Review

With the arrest of 60 supporters of the Biafra separatist movement this week, Nigeria has taken a step closer to provoking a violent insurgency in the southeastern region of the country. As tensions rise, both the government and the separatists are ...and more »

S-East senators meet Buhari over tension in the region - Vanguard

ABUJA— Senators from South-East, Tuesday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the tension generated in the region as a result of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. This came as the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief ...and more »

Nigeria dismisses Biafra separatist drive as 'storm in a tea cup' - Financial Times

The brewing separatist movement in Biafra is a “storm in a tea cup” fomented by a “few noisy people” from the diaspora, according to Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's information minister. The attempt by the government of Africa's most populous nation to ...and more »

So, Where is Nnamdi Kanu? - THISDAY Newspapers

Since the September 14 invasion of their Afarakwu residence in Abia State, the leader of the proscribed separatist movement, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and his parents have remained unseen and unheard. One of his brothers ...and more »

IPOB Leader, Kanu, Not in Our Custody, DHQ Insists - THISDAY Newspapers

Following the growing concerns about the whereabouts of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday said the IPOB leader was not under its custody and could not be responsible for his ...and more »

Protesters throng US Embassy over non-recognition of IPOB as terrorist group - Daily Trust

A group of protesters under the aegis of Coalition for the Defense of Nigeria Sovereignty on Friday stormed the embassy of United States (US) in Nigeria over the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The protesters who were of Yoruba ...and more »

Buhari strong enough to tackle agitations — Ogbotobo - Daily Trust

By Saawua Terzungwe | Publish Date: Sep 28 2017 2:10AMComrade Wilfred Frank is the Convener/Coordinator, South-South Legacy Forum, member, National Renewal Committee of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and founding member of the All ...and more »