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Opinion: Nigeria in the Throes of Anarchy - by Mike Ozekhome
Opinion: Nigeria in the Throes of Anarch...

Opinion: Nigeria in the Throes of Anarchy – by Mike Ozekhome

A press statement by Mike Ozekhome’s chambers on the unconstitutional siege laid by the Nigerian Police on Senator Dino Melaye’s house, at no 11 Sangsha street Maitama, Abuja. On Friday, the 28th of December, 2018, a team of plain-clothed policemen, stormed Senator Dino Melaye’s... read more »

Nigeria: Popular Nigerian Presenter Diplomatic OPJ Resigns Following Government Pressure On Wazobia FM
Nigeria: Popular Nigerian Presenter Dipl...

Nigeria: Popular Nigerian Presenter Diplomatic OPJ Resigns Following Govern...

I Opute Pius Junior popularly known as DIPLOMATIC OPJ hereby wield this medium to officially announce to the public and our teeming fans that I and my radio TEAM that comprises of FISAYO, NAJITE AND VANESSA are no longer with WAZOBIA FM nor with any other sister station under AIM GROUP. It had been... read more »

Biafra: No to the Proposed Sit-At-Home Order On September 14th by IPOB - Police
Biafra: No to the Proposed Sit-At-Home O...

Biafra: No to the Proposed Sit-At-Home Order On September 14th by IPOB R...

Heads of various security agencies in Imo state, Monday said they have adequately garnered their officers to deal with the September 14 sit-at-home declaration by the Indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB. The decision was taken in a joint security meeting at the Imo Police headquarters, in Owerri,... read more »

Biafra: Swiss Embassy Denies Nnamdi Kanu Visa to Honor UN's Invitation
Biafra: Swiss Embassy Denies Nnamdi Kanu...

Biafra: Swiss Embassy Denies Nnamdi Kanu’s Family Visa to Honor UN...

THE family of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has condemned the Embassy of Switzerland in Abuja for allegedly denying travelling visa to members of the family invited by the United Nations to the 116th United Nations Human Rights Working Group on Enforced and... read more »

Biafra: Security Operatives Call on Nigerians to Ignore IPOB's Sept. 14th Sit-at-Home Protest
Biafra: Security Operatives Call on Nige...

Biafra: Security Operatives Call on Nigerians to Ignore IPOB’s Sept. ...

Following a high-powered meeting of Nigerian security operatives, South-easterners have been directed to ignore the sit-at-home directive issued by IPOB. They are advised to go about their normal business, assuring them of their safety. IPOB had earlier issued a directive, calling for a sit-at-home... read more »

Biafra: IPOB Blames, Ohaneze, South-east Governors for Operation Python Dance 3

Biafra: IPOB Blames, Ohaneze, South-east Governors for Operation Python Dance 3

The Indeginous People of Biafra (IPOB) has declared Ohaneze Ndigbo and the South-East Governors complicit in the recently announced Operation Python Dance 3 by the Nigerian Army. Speaking... read more »

Nigeria: Overhaul SARS Immediately, Osinbajo to IGP

Nigeria: Overhaul SARS Immediately, Osinbajo to IGP

The Nigerian vice President and currently acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has directed the Inspector General of Police to immediately overhaul the management and operations of the... read more »

Nigeria: Bukola Saraki's Convoy Blocked by the Police

Nigeria: Bukola Saraki’s Convoy Blocked by the Police

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, this morning had his convoy intercepted and blocked by the Nigerian Police. He was on his way to honour the invitation extended to him by the Police to... read more »

Nigeria: Court Grants Dasuki Bail

Nigeria: Court Grants Dasuki Bail

Embattled former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki has been granted bail by an Abuja Federal High Court. In her ruling, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu stated that it was illegal for the... read more »

Nigeria: Okada Rider's Death Triggers Mob Attack On Police Station

Nigeria: Okada Rider’s Death Triggers Mob Attack On Police ...

An angry mob attacked the Ibeshe Police station in Ikorodu, Lagos state on Wednesday following the death of an Okada rider that morning. It was learnt that an Okada rider by the name Paul who hails... read more »