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IPOB: I Am Not Liable If Kanu Does Not Show Up In Court – Senator - Independent Newspapers Limited

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, representing Abia-South District, says he is not liable if the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, does not show up in court on October 17 for continuation of his trial for alleged treasonable offences.and more »

FG explains why it labelled IPOB a terrorist group - Vanguard

•Says US position on IPOB unfortunate, unacceptable. By Clifford Ndujihe (With agency report) ABUJA – THE Federal Govern-ment, yesterday, disa-greed with the United States of America on the status of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. It described ...and more »

ANALYSIS: Could separatist Biafra group go the way of Boko Haram in Nigeria? - Africa Check

While 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. Formed in 2012 by separatist activist Nnamdi Kanu, the ...and more »

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu is a terrorist, he once asked IPOB members to kill Yorubas – Group - Daily Post Nigeria

The Coalition for the Defence of Nigeria Sovereignty, DNS, has thrown its weight behind the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, because it's a purveyor of hate speech. DNS alleged that the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu once directed ...and more »

IPOB: Lawyers protest, counsel US envoy on rule of law - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

LAWYERS and human rights activists under the aegis of League of African Democratic Lawyers have protested over what they described as an attempt by the US government to destabilise Nigeria's democracy by openly supporting secessionist agitation cum ...and more »

Biafra: Group fires back at US, insists IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu are terrorists, gives reasons - Daily Post Nigeria

The Coalition for the Defence of Nigeria Sovereignty, on Friday berated the United States, US, over its stance that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is not a terrorist organization. The Coalition insisted that the stance of the US is “highly ...and more »

Lawyers ask court to order Buratai to produce Kanu - The Punch

Leke Baiyewu, Ade Adesomoju, Tony Okafor and Ogbonnaya Ikokwu. Lawyers, acting on behalf of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, alleged, on Wednesday, that the Biafran agitators' arrowhead was likely to have been ...and more »

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 »

Biafra: South-East Governors did not declare IPOB a terrorist group – Ikpeazu - Daily Post Nigeria

Abia state Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has said that South-East Governors only banned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), but did not declare it a terrorist organization. He stated this while speaking on The Osasu Show, where he also explained that ...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 »