Igbo leaders warn Biafra group

The Concerned Igbo Leaders of Thought led by Prof. Ben Nwabueze has joined the South East Governors Forum in condemning an attempt by the Biafra Zionist Movement (BZM) to declare the Republic of Biafra. In a statement by the deputy secretary, Evang. Elliot Uko, the group warned BZM and others not overheat the polity. It…

Rivers condemns grounding of Amaechi’s aircraft in Kano

Nigeria has become tyrannical, the Rivers State Government declared yesterday. It condemned Sunday’s grounding of the aircraft chartered by Governor Rotimi Amaechi at the Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano by the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA).It also alleged that the governor was imprisoned. Commissioner for Information and Communications, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari, told reporters yesterday in…