Calabar Rail Project was Left out of Budget

Calabar Rail Project was Left out of Budget

More facts have emerged on how the funds proposed for the Calabar-Lagos railway project in the 2016 budget estimates were taken out of the Appropriation Bill by the National Assembly. According THISDAY West african newspaper  the amended budget presented by head of the regime Muhammadu Buhari last January after the dust had settled over the “missing budget”, the sum of N80 billion was included for the Calabar-Lagos rail project in the amended budget by the executive…

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Igbo groups accuse Army of shielding Fulani herders

Igbo groups accuse Army of shielding Fulani herders

•Warns against anarchy The Igbo Youth Movement (IYM) and Igbo Women Assembly (IWA) have warned that Nigeria might soon slid into anarchy unless con­crete measures are taken to curb the atrocities of herdsmen who invade communities and turn their farmlands into grazing fields for their cows. Speaking on the heels of the recent arrest and detention in prison custody for 15 days of 76 Awgu farmers following a clash with herdsmen, the groups ac­cused the…

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UN: SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE INVITES BELIE

UN: SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE INVITES BELIE

The United Nations has invited Bilie Human Rights Initiative to its Security Council Committee Joint Briefing on Security issues to be held on 14th April 2016 in New York. The invitation was given to only sovereign member States, intergovernmental organizations and NGOs in Consultative Status with the United Nations ECOSOC. Bilie Human Rights Initiative which represents Indigenous People of Biafra in the Federal High Court Owerri in Suit No FHC/OW/CS/192/2013, in the African Union and…

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Biafra Nationhood: Unfinished Decolonization by Bruce Fein

Biafra Nationhood: Unfinished Decolonization by Bruce Fein

Biafra, dominated by the great Igbo race, enjoyed sovereignty before Great Britain commenced exploitive colonial rule over Nigeria under the racist banner of Rudyard Kipling’s “the White Man’ burden.” Britain asserted authority over Biafra based on the tyrannical doctrine that the strong do what they can and the weak suffer what they must. The Berlin West Africa Conference, 1884-85, and the Berlin General Act symbolized colonial lawlessness by treating Africa as a carcass to be…

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BIAFRA: Kanu’s Legal Counsel Writes British Authority

BIAFRA: Kanu’s Legal Counsel Writes British Authority

The political prisoner being detained by the occupational government of Nigeria Maazi Nnamdi Kanu the director radio Biafra London and Leader of Indigenous people of Biafra legal counsel Hon. Ifeanyi Ejiofor has pen a letter to the British authority whom Nnamdi kanu is also a citizen. The letter reads….   The High Commissioner, British High Commission, Abuja  19 Torrens Close Maitama, Abuja.   Dear Sir,   RE: FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA VS NNAMDI KANU & 2…

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BIAFRA: GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS THE TERRORIST ATTACK IN BRUSSELS

BIAFRA: GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS THE TERRORIST ATTACK IN BRUSSELS

The Biafra Government in Exile (BGIE) condemn in very strong terms the senseless and barbaric attacks in Brussels the capital city of Belgium, by terrorist who want to kill innocent and peace loving people. Biafrans stand with the people of Belgium at this most difficult time and will continue to pray for all the families affected in this horrific attack on our values of freedom, dignity and respect for human life. Biafra Government in Exile…

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WASHINGTON DC: US CONGRESSMAN CALLS FOR BIAFRA REFERENDUM

WASHINGTON DC: US CONGRESSMAN CALLS FOR BIAFRA REFERENDUM

Washington DC: Biafra is a charter member of the Organization of Emerging African States (OEAS), an international governmental organization that promotes self-determination and the end to colonial era boundaries in Africa.   The OEAS is pleased to announce that the Hon. Robert K Dornan, US Congressman 1977-1997, former presidential candidate, and veteran of 12 Biafra Mercy Flights in 1969 supports the proposed Referendum on Biafra’s future.   Mr. Dornan who witnessed firsthand the events of…

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BIAFRA: Balkanization of Nigeria as a Done Deal

BIAFRA: Balkanization of Nigeria as a Done Deal

“And the Ibos [Igbo] have started again about the Biafra. You know what? I am ready to go to the next war if there’s going to be a balkanization of this country.” (Nigerian Tribune February 27, 2016.) That is how Alabi Isama is quoted as his response to a journalist’s question on the current Igbo quest for secession from Nigeria. Isama was a Nigerian army officer who served during the Biafran War. He fought on…

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BIAFRA: Fulani Advancement to Biafra land.

BIAFRA: Fulani Advancement to Biafra land.

I read yesterday, that the Fulani army has advanced to Agatu LG of Benue state, burning everything on their path, taking possession of land, unchallenged. I almost panicked. Agatu is closer to Igboland. They are almost upon us, and a showdown is to be expected, from the Nsukka axis. Those killing and raping in the farms are their connoisseurs, the human compass, who survey the land before the soldiers arrive. Don’t think they won’t come….

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Confusion over scrapped talk at Leeds University with Israeli speaker

Confusion over scrapped talk at Leeds University with Israeli speaker

An Israeli diplomat’s appearance at a Politics Society event at the University of Leeds has been cancelled in mysterious circumstances after pressure from Palestinian supporters on campus opposed the “well-funded” speaker. Press Attaché Yiftah Curiel was due to speak at a Polis (Politics) Society debate on Wednesday afternoon about the nuclear deal with Iran, but hours before the talk was cancelled. A spokesman for the University said: “Yiftah Curiel is addressing an open student meting this evening…

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