Thousands protest in Nigeria for pro-Biafra detainee, independence

Thousands protest in Nigeria for pro-Biafra detainee, independence

Thousands of protesters took to the streets in southeast Nigeria on Wednesday to demand the release of an activist who operated an illegal radio station calling for a separate state of Biafra. The demonstration in Aba was the latest by separatist groups on an issue that has again exposed deep and longstanding ethnic fault lines in Africa’s most populous nation. A previous unilateral declaration of an independent Republic of Biafra in 1967 led to a…

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OPEN LETTER TO SAHARA REPORTERS BY AN OPPRESSED BIAFRAN.

OPEN LETTER TO SAHARA REPORTERS BY AN OPPRESSED BIAFRAN.

Monday, 16 November 2015 OPEN LETTER TO SAHARA REPORTERS By Ifeanyi Chijioke (For Family Writers) Nnamdi Kanu Dear Sahara reporters, I want to commend you immensely for standing on truth at least inevitable truth that Nnamdi Kanu has committed no crime and deserves to be immediately released conditionally or unconditionally, you accepted that freedom of speech is under threat by the Islamic republic of Nigeria. I also want to laugh at your obvious antagonistic reportage,…

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Paris attacks: ISIS claims responsibility for gunfire, blasts that killed 128 people

Paris attacks: ISIS claims responsibility for gunfire, blasts that killed 128 people

ISIS claimed responsibility for gunfire and blasts that targeted six sites Friday night in Paris, killing 128 people in one of Europe’s deadliest massacres in recent years. In an online statement distributed by supporters Saturday, the terror group said eight militants wearing explosive belts and armed with machine guns attacked precisely selected areas in the French capital. In addition to the people killed, 180 others were injured, according to the Paris Police Prefecture. More than…

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Nigerian Army: To engage Biafra Protesters at Buhari’s order.

Nigerian Army: To engage Biafra Protesters at Buhari’s order.

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, on Thursday, read the riot act to those calling for the exit of Nigeria’s south-east and parts of the south-south to form an independent nation of Biafra; an indication that the Nigerian military appears to be losing its cool with young pro-Biafra agitators. Relying on the military Rule of Engagement for internal security operations, Abubakar warned that the armed forces is empowered by the constitution to…

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EKWENCHE GIVE NIGERIA ULTIMATUM TO RELEASE BIAFRAN’S

EKWENCHE GIVE NIGERIA ULTIMATUM TO RELEASE BIAFRAN’S

Press Release: Ekwe Nche Research Organisation. Fellow Biafrans, For far too long we had kept silent hoping that our detractors will have a rethink but to no avail. At the end of the Nigeria Biafra war they reneged on the circumstances and conditions agreed upon. There was no Reconstruction ,Reconciliation nor Rehabilitation, Rather they embarked not only economic destruction but a political emasculation, and physical destruction. Unilaterally the Muslim north began ethnic cleansing of our…

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Detained Biafra-activists threatened with long prison sentences

Detained Biafra-activists threatened with long prison sentences

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) accuses Nigeria’s new president, Muhammadu Buhari, of stepping up repressions against Biafra-activists during the first 100 days of his rule. At least 371 supporters of the Biafra-movements MASSOB and IPOB were arrested, and dozens are still in custody. They are facing long prison terms, based on accusations of inciting violence and rioting. The STP demands the detainees to be released and has called for a comprehensive independent investigation of…

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BIAFRA AND ECONOMIC PLANS, A QUESTION POSED ON TWITTER.

BIAFRA AND ECONOMIC PLANS, A QUESTION POSED ON TWITTER.

A question was posed to us on twitter by Mr Paul who goes by the handle [email protected] Asked us @BIAFRA24 explain a scenario that an independent Biafra would improve lives of those in the region better than the new government? His second question is : what guarantees can Biafra offer in ways of economic growth, sustainable development, employment & other nation building issues? Lastly he asked : what about biafra leadership structure, why would people…

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Nigeria once again is in the midst of media propagandist era and governance by slogans

Nigeria once again is in the midst of media propagandist era and governance by slogans

Nigeria has just transitioned into a new political regime on May 29, 2015. (Incidentally, May 29 in history marks the official date when Igbo Genocide in Nigeria began in 1966.) The new Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari is an Islamic fundamentalist from the northern part who took over from Goodluck Jonathan a Christian from the south. Buhari had first ruled the country about twenty years ago as a military dictator. He led a coup d’état that…

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Dr. Adeniran Abraham Ariyo on hide.

Dr. Adeniran Abraham Ariyo on hide.

Dr. Adeniran Abraham Ariyo MD called for the massacre of Igbos(Biafrans) in Nigeria the way Nigerians are being killed in South Africa. Dr. Abraham Ariyo wrote on Facebook: “You see how they (the Igbos) are being slaughtered in South Africa. That’s what’s going to happen to them in Lagos…When are they (the Igbos) not going to be slaughtered in Abuja?…God might have put a curse on them (the Igbos)…We will continue to bus them (the…

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