The activities of the proscribed Indigenous People Of Biafra IPOB, have really affected so many things, majorly in the south east region. Following the adjournment of the court trial of their proscribed leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, their have been an alleged Sit-at-home orders which a majority of the residents seem to have been obeying and this has affected the economic growth of the region.
The location of ‘Radio Biafra’, a network of internet-based radio station, has been discovered in London by the Cable News Network (CNN). Before now, nobody knew where it was located but the CNN reported that a tuck was seen down a quiet, leafy street in Peckham, southeast London, which is the registered address of the group.
Gunmen enforcing the Indigenous People of Biafra's sit-at-home order on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, set fire to a bus delivering bread to clients in Orie Emene area of Enugu State. The incident, which happened about 5:30 a.m., also resulted in the damage of some tricycles.
There have been media speculations that IPOB is insisting that there will be no election in Anambra state on November 6th when the residents of Anambra State ought to turn up in large numbers to vote for their desired candidate for the gubernatorial election. These media speculations were recently made obvious when one of the gubernatorial candidates Senator Ifeanyi Uba came out to condemn this idea of a boycott of the gubernatorial election in the state.
When We Are Tired Of Playing Hide & Seek Games We Will Say The Truth & Save Igbo Land - Joe Igbokwe.
Joe Igbokwe, who was the spokesperson of All Progressive Congress (APC), Lagos State chapter, has taken to his official Facebook handle to make a vital point regarding what is going on in the Southern region. We all know that the major problem facing the Southerners right now is the sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous People of Baifra (IPOB) regarding the release of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
In Nigeria, Adamu Garba is a well known Social Commentator who once contested for the seat of the Presidency long ago. Few moments ago, Adamu Garba took to his social media page to react to a photo Femi Fani Kayode (FFK) snapped with President Muhammadu Buhari, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and Oloye Sunday Igboho.
It is no longer news that Igbos have organized a sit-at-home protest across the Southeast region following the arrest of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. However, there are two main reasons why the Igbos should put an end to the weekly sit-at-home. Photo credit: Google 1.
The people of the northern states of Nigeria continue to do business to boost the region's economy and protect themselves from the threat of poverty, but their southern counterparts continue to face pressure due to the illegal sit-at-home order imposed by the members of Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), which have accused the people of the region of expressing their dissatisfaction with the government over the court's decision on adjourning the trial of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, to face the charges against him.
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, an apex sociocultural organization of the Igbos, has reacted after the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) threatened to shut down the entire South East region for a month if the leader of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is not released from detention. In a statement by IPOB spokesperson, Comrade Emma Powerful, the group threatened that the SouthEast would be on a one month lockdown if it's leader, Nnamdi Kanu is not produced in court for arraignment in October.
Kemi Olunloyo is a controversial investigative journalist in Nigeria who frequently and courageously expresses her views on current issues involving the country's major ethnic groupings on the microblogging platform. Photo Credit: Google You may recall that prior to Mazi Nnamdi Kanu's arrest, unarmed men, as they are known in the Eastern part of the country, were involved in various atrocities such as killing military and police personnel in the course of their duties, and that more recently, following Nnamdi Kanu's arrest in Kenya and extradition to Nigeria, Igbo people have taken on a new dimension, with "sit-at-home" protest against Nnamdi Kanu's continued incarceration, and anyone found guilty of breaching this order is dealt with harshly.
Ohanaeze Ndigbo, apex Socio-cultural group, has condemned the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over its plan to shut down the Southeast if the Federal Government failed to produce their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in court come October 21. Recall that Emma Powerful, spokesman of the outlawed group had in a statement vowed to shut down the entire Southeast for one month should the Nigerian Government refused to produce Kanu in court on October 21, a date sheduled for the commencement of his trial.
"We Will Punish Anyone Caught Forcing Or Obeying Sit-At-Home Order" – IPOB Spokesperson, Emma Vowed.
Following days after president Muhammad Buhari's commission infrastructures in Imo state, the indigenous peoples Of Biafra (IPOB), have pushed on to stop the usual sit-at-home order by the group. Photo credit: Daily Trust Nigeria The development adopted by the group has brought the economic growth of the region to its knees as various banks, shops, and other companies and organizations remain closed every Monday of the week.
(Photo Credit: BBC) Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), group has been in the custody, of DSS since June 2021. He was arrested in Kanye and has been charged with treason, terrorism, sponsoring an unlawful organization, and the killing of security operatives.
The Indigenous People of Biafra has struggled, over the last few weeks to put a leash on some of its rogue members who have defied its directive for a halt on the sit-at-home order which the group originally planned to hold "every Monday, until its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is released by the Federal Government".
Today's Headlines: IPOB leader Kanu sues Kenya, Southern governors in ‘closed-door’ meeting in Enugu
IPOB leader Kanu sues Kenya over his removal to Nigeria Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is said to have sued Kenya over his kidnap and extradition to Nigeria. His lawyer, Aloy Ejimakor posted about the suit on Facebook. According to the Facebook post, “Extraordinary Rendition: Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s legal team has filed a Suit in Kenya against the Kenyan government”.
It has become a sad development in the southeast, that the usually peaceful region has descended to an anarchical location. People now have their days marked out for them, terrible things have befallen those who dared to do otherwise. Detained IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu (vanguardngr.com)
Why Speaker House of Rep. said there is no difference between IPOB, Yoruba agitators and Boko Haram.
The honorable speaker of the federal house of representatives Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has drawn comments and reactions following his opening speech during the plenary of the house of representative members in Abuja. The speaker said the activities of IPOB in the southeast, the Yoruba nation agitators in the southwest have become very similar to the activities of Boko Haram in most regions of the north.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabimila, has said the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Yoruba Nation agitators are not in in any way different from Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorist groups. Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Igboho and IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu
Reno Omokri, former presidential aide and socio-political activist, has asked Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation, to explain how the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday lgboho, Yoruba Nation agitator, ended up in President Mohammadu Buhari's trap, while he joins the APC.
Some weeks ago, the members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) announced that there would a weekly Sit-at-home every Monday, until their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is regains his freedom. Mazi Nnamdi Kanu was arrested in Kenya, in June 2021, and his arrest fueled speculations as to whether his arrest passed through a due process.