Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

Category: Culture


The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Friday said it had uncovered plot by security agencies to eliminate prominent men and women, politicians and stakeholders in Southeast and blame it on the group and the Eastern Security Network (ESN). The Read more…


The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) proscribed by the government, has shifted the May 30 sit-at-home order to May 31. The group said the shift of date followed genuine observations about its earlier directive as many of its people observed Read more…


•Northern rulers have been raping our people for 200 years One of the conveners of the Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determinations (NINAS), Prof Yusuf Turaki, has said that the North must apologise to the Middle Belt for atrocities committed against Read more…


Ndigbo Elders’ Forum has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse his perceived hatred for the Igbo as shown in their near exclusion in his government. The group in its meeting in Enugu, yesterday, said the president has since assumption of Read more…


The Indigenous People of Biafra has raised the alarm that South-East Governors, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, and others were compiling the names of its members and those of Eastern Security Network, to handover to the Federal Government Read more…


Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 3,400-year-old lost city near Luxor, believed to be the largest ancient settlement ever uncovered in the nation. “Many foreign missions searched for this city and never found it,” Zahi Hawass, who led the team that made the Read more…


IPOB, along with other groups in the southeast, issued a strong statement today in response to the recent rise in attacks by bandits and killer herdsmen in the area. The groups had vowed that they would fight for their homeland Read more…


• Coronation of new Olu under threat The succession crisis rocking Warri Kingdom in Delta State assumed a dramatic twist at the weekend after the 400-year-old crown and symbol of the Itsekiri monarchy was declared missing. Sources said reports of Read more…


It was their first meeting after the election that brought the current executive of Igbo umbrella socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo. But, the meeting last week revealed how the mind of the apex Igbo group was working concerning Southeast’s bid for Read more…


The seemingly peacefully atmosphere existing in Nawfia Community, Njikoka Council Area of Anambra State appear to be threatened as two persons lay claim to the community traditional stool, following the vacuum created by the sacking of former traditional ruler, Igwe Read more…


THE apex Igbo Socio-Cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has decried the killing of scores of Igbo in Ebonyi State by herdsmen, warning that the ethnic nationality would not tolerate unjust killing of her people. The Professor George Obiozor-led Ohanaeze described the Read more…


The Chairman of Benue State Traditional Council and paramount ruler of the Tiv tribe, Tor Tiv His Majesty, Prof. James Ayatse has assured Governor Samuel Ortom of adequate protection by the Tiv Traditional Council despite threat to his life by Read more…