BIAFRA: Ex-Gov Obi joins fight for Kanu’s release, urges Buhari to change hardline posture

BIAFRA: Ex-Gov Obi joins fight for Kanu's release, urges Buhari to change hardline posture

The number of prominent voices and groups from South East and other parts of Nigeria calling for the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and other Biafra activists have continued to rise by the day. Joining the demand is the immediate past governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, …

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Aircraft, passengers’ lives exposed to danger at Kaduna airport –Reps

Aircrafts, passengers’ lives exposed to danger at Kaduna airport –Reps

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has branded Kaduna International Airport as unsafe and said that both aircraft and passengers’ lives are exposed to danger. Members stated this during the plenary of the House on Thursday, adding that the airport has no safety standards for both domestic and international flights. The chairman, Committee on Media Loan, Aids …

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Disregard Sheriff advert, no vacancy in PDP Nat’l Secretariat – Makarfi

Disregard Sheriff advert, no vacancy in PDP Nat’l Secretariat – Makarfi

Court rejected Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caretaker Committee chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said there is no vacancy at Wadata Plaza, the party’s National Secretariat, Abuja. This was as he called on Nigerians to disregard the publication allegedly made by PDP faction led by the court recognised party national chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff. Makarfi who …

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Ohanaeze wants to establish data base of Ndigbo

Ohanaeze wants to establish data base of Ndigbo

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio-cultural group in South East Nigeria, has revealed its plan to capture the data of its people home and abroad to ensure their protection and well-being. This was even as the group led by Nnia Nwodo, reinstated its call for the release of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu. …

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Stop this ‘paid’ protest against Amnesty Int’l now, Falana writes Buhari

Stop this 'paid' protest against Amnesty Int'l now, Falana writes Buhari

Following the protest against Amnesty International (AI) by some Nigerians, a human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. He called on the president to stop what he said was a reckless attack by “paid” protesters. Protests against AI has continued for the third day running. The protesters …

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APC intervenes in Ali, Senate squabble, sends peace emissaries

APC intervenes in Ali, Senate squabble, sends peace emissaries

Uncomfortable with the face-off between Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd) and the Senate, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has concluded plans to send its national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun to broker peace between the warring parties. The party said Oyegun will lead a peace mission to the leadership of the National …

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