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Nigeria’s governors to lose N1.823b Paris Club refund as EFCC allegedly discovers fake contract worth $3m from NGF

Nigeria’s governors to lose N1.823b Paris Club refund as EFCC allegedly discovers fake contract worth $3m from NGF

Nigeria’s governors to lose N1.823b Paris Club refund as EFCC allegedly discovers fake contract worth $3m from NGF
Police allegedly recover bombs from Nnamdi Kanu’s house, list IPOB crimes in Abia

Police allegedly recover bombs from Nnamdi Kanu’s house, list IPOB crimes in Abia

The Police in Abia state said soldiers recovered Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and petrol bombs from the house of the leader of the IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu.

Police allegedly recover bombs from Nnamdi Kanu’s house, list IPOB crimes in Abia
Just in: Presidency reacts to army's presence in Abia state, southeast

Just in: Presidency reacts to army's presence in Abia state, southeast

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on prosecution, Okoi Obono-Obla has said there is nothing wrong with the army's presence in the southeast.

Just in: Presidency reacts to army's presence in Abia state, southeast
Video of Nnamdi Kanu's house after army's raid

Video of Nnamdi Kanu's house after army's raid

A video has emerged of the deserted apartment of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in Abia state, after the Nigerian army raid.

Video of Nnamdi Kanu's house after army's raid
The attack on Kanu’s house by the army is unprofessional - Asari Dokibo

The attack on Kanu’s house by the army is unprofessional - Asari Dokibo

Asari Dokubo, former Niger Delta militant leader condemned the recent attacks on Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Independent People of Biafra members (IPOB) in Abia.

The attack on Kanu’s house by the army is unprofessional - Asari Dokibo
We'll shut down Umuahia if Nnamdi Kanu's father is dethroned - Ibeku Youth Assembly warns Governor Ikpeazu

We'll shut down Umuahia if Nnamdi Kanu's father is dethroned - Ibeku Youth Assembly warns Governor Ikpeazu

The youths of Ibeku community have threatened to shut down Umuahia, Abia state capital city, should Nnamdi Kanu's father be dethroned as a traditional ruler.

We'll shut down Umuahia if Nnamdi Kanu's father is dethroned - Ibeku Youth Assembly warns Governor Ikpeazu
Dethrone Nnamdi Kanu's father now or we will burn down his palace - Umuahia youths give Ikpeazu 24 hours to act

Dethrone Nnamdi Kanu's father now or we will burn down his palace - Umuahia youths give Ikpeazu 24 hours to act

A group, Umuahia Youth Movement, has given Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, 24 hours to dethrone Nnamdi Kanu's father from his royal position immediately.

Dethrone Nnamdi Kanu's father now or we will burn down his palace - Umuahia youths give Ikpeazu 24 hours to act
Nnamdi Obi who was allegedly killed by Nigerian army speaks, says he is alive but speechless (photos)

Nnamdi Obi who was allegedly killed by Nigerian army speaks, says he is alive but speechless (photos)

NAIJ.com gathered that a young Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) supporter whom reports claim was killed by the Nigerian army, is alive. Read more on NAIJ.com.

Nnamdi Obi who was allegedly killed by Nigerian army speaks, says he is alive but speechless (photos)
Suspected IPOB members allegedly go on rampage, invade and destroy mosque in Abia (photos, video)

Suspected IPOB members allegedly go on rampage, invade and destroy mosque in Abia (photos, video)

Suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), have been accused of invading a Yoruba mosque in Abia state, and destroying everything in it.

Suspected IPOB members allegedly go on rampage, invade and destroy mosque in Abia (photos, video)
Nnamdi Kanu and members of his IPOB have never killed anyone - FFK reacts as Nigerian army declares IPOB a terrorist group

Nnamdi Kanu and members of his IPOB have never killed anyone - FFK reacts as Nigerian army declares IPOB a terrorist group

Former minister Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the recent declaration of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist group by the Nigerian army.

Nnamdi Kanu and members of his IPOB have never killed anyone - FFK reacts as Nigerian army declares IPOB a terrorist group
Operation Python Dance: Southeast governors Ekweremadu, others in closed-door discussion

Operation Python Dance: Southeast governors Ekweremadu, others in closed-door discussion

The governors of the south east states entered into a meeting in Enugu state expected to deliberate on the recent face-off Indigenous Peoples Of Biafra.

Operation Python Dance: Southeast governors Ekweremadu, others in closed-door discussion
Abia state gets new police commissioner amid crisis (photos)

Abia state gets new police commissioner amid crisis (photos)

The newly-appointed Commissioner of Police for Abia state, Anthony Ogbizi, assumed duty on Thursday, with a call on residents to embark on profitable ventures.

Abia state gets new police commissioner amid crisis (photos)
Breaking: Abia governor Ikpeazu extends curfew, postpones school resumption as army declares operation continues

Breaking: Abia governor Ikpeazu extends curfew, postpones school resumption as army declares operation continues

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia also postponed the resumption of schools in the state as fear of further attacks continue to plague residents of the state.

Breaking: Abia governor Ikpeazu extends curfew, postpones school resumption as army declares operation continues
Army exposes group allegedly plotting to set people against military in southeast region

Army exposes group allegedly plotting to set people against military in southeast region

The Nigerian army has accused some politicians of attempting to cause crisis between its personnel and people in the southeast for their selfish interests.

Army exposes group allegedly plotting to set people against military in southeast region
Operation Python Dance: What IPOB members should do - Orji Uzor Kalu

Operation Python Dance: What IPOB members should do - Orji Uzor Kalu

IPOB members have been urged by a former Governor of Abia state, Orji Uzo Kalu, to remain calm, as the Army conducts its Operation Python Dance campaign.

Operation Python Dance: What IPOB members should do - Orji Uzor Kalu
Ex-VP Atiku speaks on violence between Nigerian Army and Kanu’s supporters, reveals solution to Biafran agitation

Ex-VP Atiku speaks on violence between Nigerian Army and Kanu’s supporters, reveals solution to Biafran agitation

The ex-vice president, Atiku Abubakar, also called for dialogue as an end to the agitation saying he supported his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Ex-VP Atiku speaks on violence between Nigerian Army and Kanu’s supporters, reveals solution to Biafran agitation
Operation Python Dance 2 in Abia continues as scheduled - Nigerian Army reacts to alleged withdrawal of soldiers

Operation Python Dance 2 in Abia continues as scheduled - Nigerian Army reacts to alleged withdrawal of soldiers

This is against claims that the governor of the state, Okezie Ikpeazu, has declared that the soldiers would leave the streets of Abia on Friday, September 15.

Operation Python Dance 2 in Abia continues as scheduled - Nigerian Army reacts to alleged withdrawal of soldiers
We have prepared our mind to die - Biafra National Guard sends scary message to soldiers

We have prepared our mind to die - Biafra National Guard sends scary message to soldiers

The Biafra National Guard (BNG) has lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari for the ongoing Operation Python Dance going on in the south east region.

We have prepared our mind to die - Biafra National Guard sends scary message to soldiers
Chaos in Abia as suspected IPOB members burn police station (photo)

Chaos in Abia as suspected IPOB members burn police station (photo)

The Abia state police command has blamed suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for an attack on the Ariara police station in Aba.

Chaos in Abia as suspected IPOB members burn police station (photo)
Opinion: Ohaneze Ndigbo should be held liable for any breakdown of law and order in southeast

Why Ohaneze Ndigbo's call for the withdrawal of military is an affront to Nigeria's sovereignty

Nelson Ekujumi, says Ohaneze Ndigbo calling on the Nigerian military to withdraw from it's operation Python Dance II from the southeast states is outrageous.

Why Ohaneze Ndigbo's call for the withdrawal of military is an affront to Nigeria's sovereignty
Your python is no longer dancing, it is swallowing and poisoning people in the southeast - UPP tells Buhari’s government

Your python is no longer dancing, it is swallowing and poisoning people in the southeast - UPP tells Buhari’s government

The United Progressive Party (UPP) has condemned the activities of security operatives code-named Operation Python Dance in the southeastern part of Nigeria.

Your python is no longer dancing, it is swallowing and poisoning people in the southeast - UPP tells Buhari’s government
Buhari, Buratai sued as tension escalates over Nnamdi Kanu in Abia state

Buhari, Buratai sued as tension escalates over Nnamdi Kanu in Abia state

The group is reportedly asking the court for an order of immediate withdrawal of the soldiers of the Nigerian Army in the entire southeastern part of Nigeria.

Buhari, Buratai sued as tension escalates over Nnamdi Kanu in Abia state
Hausa/Fulani residents in Abia seek government protection after IPOB attack

Hausa/Fulani residents in Abia seek government protection after IPOB attack

Following repeated attacks the Hausa/Fulani community in Abia State have called for enhanced security for their members taking refuge in various locations.

Hausa/Fulani residents in Abia seek government protection after IPOB attack
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