All indications still point to the fact that Nigeria will not survive 2015 as a corporate entity due to increased militancy and separatist agitations all over a country some people affectionately refer to as the zoo.
E-X-P-O-S-E-D! Massob now an NGO, asks Nigeria to invest in other parts of the country outside Lagos
At last the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has abandoned the political agitation for Biafra in favour of issuing joint press statements with Yoruba based Non Governmental Organisations (NGO). This is in direct contracdiction of what the group said it stood when it was launched nearly 14 years ago. With this move MASSOB is now ‘officially’ and NGO clamouring for economic diversification instead of the liberation of the Biafran people.
Not content with starving millions of Igbo children to death, stealing monies belonging to every Biafran family, using stolen Biafran funds to purchase shares in all nationalised companies in Nigeria for the Odua nation, the contempt in which certain sections of the Yoruba people hold Igbo people their fellow citizens is once again evident as Punch Newspaper in its editorial calls for the resignation of the Igbo Finance Minister Mrs Okonjo-Iweala. This is not the first time neither is it going to be last when Yoruba media preponderance will be deployed to pressure the Nigerian presidency to sack a top ranking Igbo civil servant.
At last the work Radio Biafra is doing in sensitising Biafrans at home and in the Diaspora appear to be bearing fruit as the youth wing of Igbo Socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo met at Enugu to vow to stop the Islamic and Boko haram supporting All Progressives Congress, APC, from winning elections in the South East geo-political zone in 2015.
N-a-r-r-o-w e-s-c-a-p-e! Encounter with Fulani herdsmen in Igboland. The Islamic takeover has started
Warning! This story contains a graphic photo some may find disturbing By EVELYN USMAN of Vanguard Newspapers Reports of Fulani herdsmen attacking members of their host communities with AK 47 rifles and other dangerous weapons have often been treated as a fairy tale by those saddled with the responsibility of protecting lives and property of the citizenry.
Rivers State infected with deportation fever as Rotimi joins Fashola in forcible removal of non Rivers indigenes
The administration of Gov. Rotimi Amaechi in Rivers State has joined their Lagos counterpart in the illegal and forced removal of non Rivers State indigenes from the state capital Port Harcourt reports the News Agency of Nigeria.
We killed Igbos in Sabon Gari Kano to prove to the Federal Government of Nigeria they can negotiate with us, says Mohammed Marwana
A leader of the Boko Haram faction that has been in negotiations with the Nigerian government appointed “Amnesty Committee ” headed by a government minister yesterday declared that his team carried out the deadly Kano bombings that killed over 80 people in the Sabo-Gari area of the Kano.
There is tension in the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) over alleged plot to impose a governorship candidate for the party in Anambra State. Fourteen aspirants, including a former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, a former Minister of Transport, Prince John Emeka and 12 others have paid N2million each to obtain Expression of Intent forms. The others are a former Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Chief, Paul Odenigbo, a member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Uche Ekwunife; Dr. Chike Obidigbo; a member of the House of Representatives, Emeka Nwogbo; John Chuma Nwosu; the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr. Oseloka Henry Obaze; Patrick Obianwu; Nnamdi Ekweogwu; Emmanuel Nweke; Chinedu Francis Idigo; Ogbuefi Tony Nnacheta; and an Executive Director of Fidelity Bank, Mr. Willy Obiano. According to an APGA source in Abuja, six of the 14 aspirants as at 7pm on Tuesd
History will be made in the nation’s aviation industry on August 24, when the first international flight takes off from the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu . Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu yesterday commended the President Goodluck Jonathan administration for making it possible for the Akanu Ibiam International Airport to commence international flight operations. Ekweremadu gave the commendation against the background of the scheduled commencement of international flights at the airport on August 24 by Ethiopian Airlines. Other international airlines, including Emirates and Turkish Airlines would soon commence operations at the airport.
A commercial bus conveying no fewer than 16 children suspected to be victims of child trafficking has been intercepted by the police in Ebonyi State along Abakaliki-Enugu expressway. The commercial bus with registration number XA 746 LCA conveying the children between the ages of 14 and 17, suspected to be heading to Lagos was intercepted by policemen on stop and search exercise. Daily Sun gathered that the children were recruited from different parts of Izzi council area by the suspected trafficker, who assembled them at Iziogo motor park in Izzi Local Government Area for onward movement to Ilaje in Lagos and other parts of the state. The children, comprising 14 boys and two girls were said to have been recruited for menial jobs like house helps, hawkers, sales girls as well as serving in restaurants and hotels.