News:29 children, 211 Biafrans die in military cells in Nigeria – Amnesty

News:29 children, 211 Biafrans die in military cells in Nigeria – Amnesty

By Adetutu Folasade-Koyi Amnesty International (AI) has reported that a total of 240 people, including children and babies, died in military cells in Maiduguri, Borno State in 2016. Also, it said a military clampdown on agitators for Biafra resulted in 177 deaths in the South-east last year. In its 2016/17 report released yesterday, the group said mass arrests of people fleeing Boko Haram led to overcrowding in military detention facilities. “The report said: “At the…

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COURT GRANTS BAIL TO BIAFRA DETAINEE WITH SEVERE GUN NOZZLE EYE INJURY

COURT GRANTS BAIL TO BIAFRA DETAINEE WITH SEVERE GUN NOZZLE EYE INJURY

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in occupied Igwe Ocha Biafra land, Rivers State on Friday granted bail on health grounds to one of the 65 Biafra citizen’s standing trial for treason. Emmanuel Nnamani, an Indigenous Biafran was granted bail by Chief Magistrate Andrew-Jaja. Nnamani, along with 64 other accused persons, are standing trial on a two-court charge of conspiracy to commit treasonable felony and display of unruly behaviour by  Jaja granted Nnamani bail in the sum of N50,000…

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NIGERIA: THE BEGINNING OF THE END

NIGERIA: THE BEGINNING OF THE END

Clarence Day was a renowned American poet, essayist and philosopher who lived in the 19th century. Clarence Day could have been a prophet because he captured with astonishing accuracy the trajectory of the collapse of human society. Asked how future generations will know that their society is decaying or collapsing, he counseled his students to always look back into mankind’s documented history. According to him, of all the inventions of man, none is as enduring…

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IS NIGERIA WORTH DYING FOR?

IS NIGERIA WORTH DYING FOR?

This is one question that has bothered many Nigerians. As much as many of us would readily declare their love for Nigeria and haughtily proclaim that the “unity” of Nigeria is not negotiable, I have never stopped asking myself if any of these apostles of Nigerian patriotism or unity would be willing to put their lives on the line for the sake of this country. This question has become very germane in our present situation…

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German police arrests Hausa-Fulani Boko haram for planning terror attack

German police arrests Hausa-Fulani Boko haram for planning terror attack

German police have arrested a 23-year-old Hausa-Fulani Nigerian man and an Algerian,27, suspected of planning an Islamist attack in overnight raids. More than 450 officers took part in the mass raids targeting 12 locations, mostly in the central city of Goettingen in Lower Saxony state, authorities said. Police investigating the fundamentalist Islamist community had acted on information pointing to “a possibly imminent terrorist attack”, said the city’s police chief Uwe Luehrig. The two men, who…

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News:Whistleblower gives damning evidence of corruption in Central Bank of Nigeria by Buhari allies

News:Whistleblower gives damning evidence of corruption in Central Bank of Nigeria by Buhari allies

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been implementing a questionable, and a corrupt policy in its allocation and sale of foreign currency to APC affiliates, in a leak to the press.  The documents reveal the arbitrary fixing of different exchange rates for transactions. One of the documents made available to press , the “BANK UTILIZATION REPORT ON 60:40 RULE FOR OCTOBER 2016”, shows stark contrasts in the exchange rates applied in the allocation of forex to…

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News:Virtual Citizenship for Refugees: A Proposal

News:Virtual Citizenship for Refugees: A Proposal

There are now more than 60 million displaced people in the world. Of these nearly 20 million are refugees or asylum seekers, whose prospects are governed by the United Nations Convention on Refugees of 1951, designed in the aftermath of WWII to protect people unable to return to their country of origin. Refugees are distinguished from other groups of people, such as so-called economic migrants, who seek entry to another state and refugee status is…

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Photos: Scores injured as Hausa Fulani boko haram allegedly attack residents of Itiam Etoi community, Akwa Ibom

Photos: Scores injured as Hausa Fulani boko haram allegedly attack residents of Itiam Etoi community, Akwa Ibom

Not fewer than Three persons are feared dead and scores injured following the terrorist attack by  Hausa Fulani boko haram in the south east of Biafra Akawa Ibom -Itiam Etoi district. According to an eyewitness who spoke to The press, the problem started on Tuesday night when a Hausa fulani terrorist carrying a generator in a wheelbarrow was accosted by some local residents, who asked him for settlement. When he refused, a minor misunderstanding led to a…

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NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

Says Nigerians are hungry Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, has said that what Nigerians are now desirous of hearing from the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government is the defeat of hunger and untold hardship ravaging the country and not recycled stories of defeat of Boko Haram insurgents, which is as usual, aimed at diverting the attention of Nigerians from the fact that there is ravaging hunger at this time of the year….

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NEWS:Fulani Terrorist attacks Goska town, many feared Dead

NEWS:Fulani Terrorist attacks Goska town, many feared Dead

Reports reaching Biafra24 news desk says that Goska town of the occupied Southern Kaduna is under attack by Terrorist group “Fulani herdsmen” A source disclosed to our news team that many have been killed at the moment as the attack by the state governor sponsored terrorist group “Fulani” continues. Recall that  two Local Governments in Southern Kaduna are on a curfew at the moment due to the continuous attacks by the Fulani terrorist. November this British member…

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