Religious freedom: Nigeria added to watchlist of country of particular concern by US State Department

The United States on Friday issued a warning to Nigeria and two other countries over what it perceives as lack of religious freedom and persecution of minority groups. The Donald Trump administration states that Nigeria remains a ‘country of particular concern,’ even as Sudan was removed from the blacklist of countries lacking religious freedom.   The…

Arewa Youth Consultative Forum Seek Addition Of Referendum In Constitutional Amendment

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) says the inclusion of referendum clause in the constitutional amendment will pave the way for the restructuring of the country. The National Assembly has been urged by the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) to include the referendum clause in the constitutional amendment to pave the way for the restructuring of…

If IPOB resolves to take up arms Nigeria will not last six months – Chief Onyike

  The spokesperson for Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), and Former Commissioner for Information in Ebonyi State, Chief Abia Onyike has warned that if the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and other pro-Biafra groups decide to take up arms like the insurgents in the north, Nigeria will not last six months.   Onyike, a former Deputy…

IPOB IS A LEGAL AND PEACEFUL FREEDOM MOVEMENT, AGITATING FOR BIAFRA FREEDOM

Family Writers Press International, a vibrant media branch of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has it that representatives of the Nigerian government based in Liberia, concocted trending lies, suggesting that the stoppage of IPOB family members, numbering about fifty (50), from attending an important family meeting, stemmed from acts of criminality. They were said…

Cameroon Lawmakers Divided Over President’s Proposal for Separatist Crisis

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon’s Parliament is divided over the so-called special status President Paul Biya ordered for the country’s English-speaking regions as a solution to the crisis that has killed more than 3,000 people.   Some lawmakers who convened for the extraordinary session of Parliament on Biya’s instructions suggest that only the creation of federal…

Human Rights Abuse Report: We Are Not Accountable To The US, UK or EU

Femi Adesina, the presidential spokesman, says as a sovereign nation, Nigeria is not be bothered about the reports from the United States, United Kingdom, and European Union as regards abuse of human rights issues. Adesina spoke when he featured on Politics Today, a Channels Television programme, on Wednesday, December 10, 2019.   While reacting to the…