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Football legend, Pele, and the Nigeria-Biafra war

  By Olaojo Aiyegbayo     The story goes that in 1969 the great Brazilian footballer Pelé and his club, Santos, stopped the Nigerian civil war for 48 hours...

Biafra: IPOB prepares for referendum, label Igbo opponents ‘Efulefus’

South-Eastern Nigeria's foremost self-determination group, The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Wednesday unfolded plans for a referendum to actualise its dream of a sovereign...

Biafra: ECOWAS court orders Nigeria to pay N88 billion as damages

  ABUJA (Reuters) - The Economic Community of West African States Court of Justice on Monday ordered Nigeria to pay 88 billion naira (218.12 million pounds)...

Nnamdi Kanu, Biafran Leader, missing on eve of treason trial

  Abuja (AFP) The leader of separatist Biafran group in Nigeria, Nnamdi Kanu, has apparently gone missing, prompting speculation as to his whereabouts on the...

Tension grips Umuahia as Nnamdi Kanu, Biafran leader, goes missing

  By Alexis Akwagyiram   Umuahia (Reuters) - A secessionist leader seeking independence from Nigeria has been missing since an alleged military raid more than two weeks...

U.N. lends megaphone to Nigerian genocide against Igbos

  By Bruce Fein    The United Nations will live in infamy for lending its megaphone on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, to Nigeria’s elected military dictator Muhammadu Buhari.   The Hausa-Fulani Muslim strongman is...

Buhari denounces Biafran separatists, celebrates anniversary with troops in Maiduguri

  By Ola Awoniyi   President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday railed against separatists seeking Nigeria's "dismemberment" and called for "proper" dialogue after clashes between pro-Biafra activists and security...

Could separatist Biafra group go the way of Boko Haram in...

  By Ryan Cummings   Formed in 2012 by separatist activist Nnamdi Kanu, the Indigenous People of Biafra (Ipob) movement remained largely obscure. It was only the latest in a...

Why I turned my back on Biafra – Nnamdi Azikiwe

By Mohammed Haruna     In recent months there has been a neo-Biafran resurgence reinforced by the detention of one, Nnamdi Kanu, the apparent proprietor of the...

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