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MILITARY

Today's Headlines:Biafra Group In A Gun Battle With Cameroon Forces, Police Station Attacked In Abia

1.)Biafra Group In A Gun Battle With Cameroon Forces.Biafra Nations League, BNL and a troop of the Cameroon Brigade d’Intervention Rapide, BIR, were on Saturday engaged in a fierce gun battle at Isangele, Bakassi Peninsula area.The gunbattle reportedly left some members of the BIR dead.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Biafra Group In A Gun Battle With Cameroon Forces, Police Station Attacked In Abia

POLITICS

Federal Government should Take These 3 Actions After Biafra Agitators Removed Cameroon's Flag

Things are starting to get out of hand following the agitation for an independent Biafra nation. The agitation has posed a serious challenge for Nigeria in recent times, as the agitators are causing series of problems for Nigeria, they are at same causing series of problems for their people following the Sit-At-Home declared to hold every Monday following the arrest and detention of the leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.

  3 months ago ago
Federal Government should Take These 3 Actions After Biafra Agitators Removed Cameroon's Flag

POLITICS

Group That Said Nigeria Will Suffer Defeat If War Breaks Out Introduces Biafran Pounds

Barely one month ago, it could be recalled that a publication by dailypost.ng revealed what a popular group known as Biafra Nations League (BNL) said.According to the report published by dailypost.ng on March 23, 2021, Biafra Nations League (BNL) stated that it would collaborate with the Indigenous people of Bakassi Peninsula to frustrate efforts by the Nigerian Government to get Cameroon to fight against Biafra in the Gulf of Guinea.

  7 months ago ago
Group That Said Nigeria Will Suffer Defeat If War Breaks Out Introduces Biafran Pounds

JUSTICE

How Nigeria lost the oil-rich Bakassi Pennisula to Cameroon

Attempts has been made in the past to resolve the Bakassi Peninsula dispute between Nigeria and Cameroon through bilateral negotiations but in 1981, 1993, 1993, 1994 and 1996, the conflict almost turned into a war because the area is rich in crude-oil. Nigeria lost Bakassi Peninsula territory to Cameroon based on the rule of the international court of Justice located at Hague in the year 2002.

  4 months ago ago
How Nigeria lost the oil-rich Bakassi Pennisula to Cameroon

SOCIETY

Flashback: The Bakassi Conflict Between Nigeria And Cameroon.

The Bakassi sad Conflict was an ongoing insurgency that started in 2006.When Cameroon and Nigeria got independence, there were various disputes between them which also included the border dispute.Nigeria claimed to be the owner of the border since the British-German agreement in the year 1993, while Cameroon was als claiming to be the owner of the border.

  7 months ago ago
Flashback: The Bakassi Conflict Between Nigeria And Cameroon.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Blasts Chief Of Naval Staff, Cult Groups Clash In Osogbo

1) Biafra Group Blasts Chief Of Naval Staff.Recently, the Biafra Nations League (BNL) berated the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo for deploying ships, tugboats, helicopters and aircrafts to the Gulf of Guinea.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Blasts Chief Of Naval Staff, Cult Groups Clash In Osogbo

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Plans To Attack Nigeria, Police Arrest Herbalist With Human Skull

Biafra Group Plans To Attack Nigeria. Photo Credit: Daily Post. Biafra Nations League, BNL, a separatist group in Bakassi Peninsula has vowed to commence militancy operations in the oil rich region. The BNL threatened that it will not spare any ship found entering Nigeria or Cameroon through the Peninsula coastal line.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Plans To Attack Nigeria, Police Arrest Herbalist With Human Skull

POLITICS

See Top 10 Closest International Borders In The World (Photos)

A border is a thin piece of land that serves as a boudary between two or more countries. Boundary conflicts are one of the most common issues that are being presented a the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Most of the time, the presence of mineral resources do cause such conflicts as the two countries want to get profits from such areas. A vivid example is the decade-long conflict between Nigeria and Cameroon in their quest to claim Bakassi Peninsula, which is said to be rich in Crude Oil. No wonder, these

  1 year ago ago
See Top 10 Closest International Borders In The World (Photos)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Oil Derivation Share Should Increase To 50%; Adeleke didn’t promise me private jet gift -Ooni

Photos Credit: Google South-South wants oil derivation share increased to 50% The six states in the South-South geopolitical zone have demanded the upward review of the oil derivation formula from the present 13 per cent to 50 per cent. Photos Credit: Punch Newspaper This was as the zone demanded a special status for Cross River State, following the ceding of the Bakassi Peninsula and several oil wells to Cameroon by the Federal Government.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Oil Derivation Share Should Increase To 50%; Adeleke didn’t promise me private jet gift -Ooni

POLITICS

Biafra agitators caused tension in Bakassi Peninsula as they removed Cameroon's flag.

It was reported that shooting by the Cameroonian military occurred after the Country's National flag was removed from Abana in Bakassi Peninsula by a group identified as Biafra National League, BNL. It was gathered that the group claimed the territory as their operational base and warned that Cameroon has no jurisdiction over the area that has been under the control of the country since the Bakassi Peninsula was ceded to them.

  3 months ago ago
Biafra agitators caused tension in Bakassi Peninsula as they removed Cameroon's flag.

POLITICS

Check Out The Facts About Nigeria's territory ceded to Cameroon

Bakassi Peninsula is an island near the city of Calabar, Cross rivers state, Nigeria.It borders Cameroon to the East and stretches to about 700km.

  8 months ago ago
Check Out The Facts About Nigeria's territory ceded to Cameroon

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:Biafra Group Introduces New Currency, Senate Investigates Umar Over Alleged Assault

1) Biafra Group Introduces New Currency.Recently, the "Biafra Nations League" (BNL), stated that they have introduced "Biafran pounds" in the Bakassi Peninsula, a region in Cross Rivers State.The secessionist group said that the decision came after their national leader, Princewill Chimezie Richard, visited them.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Biafra Group Introduces New Currency, Senate Investigates Umar Over Alleged Assault

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Why I May Work Against Jonathan In 2023 - Wike, DHQ Dismisses Igboho's Spy Claim

Biafra Group Talks Tough As Nigerian Navy Deploys Ships, Choppers To Gulf Of Guinea The Biafra Nations League (BNL) has chastised Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo, the Chief of Naval Staff, for dispatching ships, tugboats, helicopters, and aircraft to the Gulf of Guinea.  BNL, which has an operational base on the Bakassi Peninsula

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Why I May Work Against Jonathan In 2023 - Wike, DHQ Dismisses Igboho's Spy Claim

POLITICS

Nigerian Government Failed Promises: The Bakassi Peninsula Returnees' Experience Is Just One Example

It was with shock, horror and irritation that I watched the deteriorating conditions in which many Bakassi returnees still live in their camp. The year 2020 marks 14 years since their ancestral home, situated on the Bakassi peninsula was ceded to Cameroon by Nigeria. Despite promises to be resettled properly by the Olusegun Obasanjo Administration, many of the Bakassi people are still lodged in deplorable conditions. Some of them are camped in places where mosquitoes feast on them daily and flood water flows

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Government Failed Promises: The Bakassi Peninsula Returnees' Experience Is Just One Example

POLITICS

Meet the Gallant Chief of Staff of the Cameroon Armed Forces, Rene Claude Meka (See Photos)

There is just one thing that always amaze me as far as Cameroon military is concerned. It is just the fact that, age doesn't affect the service of some of their gallant officers to their dear country. I don't the compulsory retirement age of Cameroon military system, but I know that the country's Armed Forces Chief is already ageing and he has been serving in his current capacity since 2001. Rene Claude Meka is a senior Cameroonian military officer and he was appointed the Chief of Staff of the Cameroon Armed

  1 year ago ago
Meet the Gallant Chief of Staff of the Cameroon Armed Forces, Rene Claude Meka (See Photos)

POLITICS

Biafra Group Talks Tough As Nigerian Navy Deploys Ships, Choppers To Gulf Of Guinea

The Biafra Nations League (BNL) has made some strong statements the Chief of Naval Staff, Deputy Admiral Awwal Gambo, on sending ships, boats, helicopters and planes to the Gulf of Guinea.

  8 months ago ago
Biafra Group Talks Tough As Nigerian Navy Deploys Ships, Choppers To Gulf Of Guinea

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Threatens Buhari's Govt, Gunmen Kill Three Police Officers In Abia

1) Biafra Group Threatens Buhari's Govt.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Biafra Group Threatens Buhari's Govt, Gunmen Kill Three Police Officers In Abia

POLITICS

Biafra Nations League Send Strong Threatening Message To Federal Government.

The Biafra Nations League, BNL in Bakassi Peninsula, has taken steps to release disorder on any security organization that will stop their tasks in the region.

  8 months ago ago
Biafra Nations League Send Strong Threatening Message To Federal Government.

POLITICS

The Biafra Nations League threatens violence.

The Biafran Nations league in Bakassi Peninsula has threatened to unleash chaos on any security agency that will stop their operations in the region.

  8 months ago ago
The Biafra Nations League threatens violence.

MILITARY

The Gun Responsible for Cameroon to The Gun Responsible for Cameroon to take it claim of territory to International Court of Justice

Meet the gun responsible for Cameroon decision to take its claim of territory to the International Court of Justice at the Haque in March 1995 despite constant prodding by Paris to escalate the fighting with assured military support. Cameroonian and Nigerian forces fought in a series of small disputed islands in the Bakassi Peninsula. The fight lasted several hours with several Cameroonian soldiers killed. On the Nigerian side two soldiers and two civilians were killed. The Cameroonians were pushed back away

  1 year ago ago
The Gun Responsible for Cameroon to The Gun Responsible for Cameroon to 
take it claim of territory to International Court of Justice