Nnamdi Kanu Asks Supporters To Embark On One Day Dry Fast, As Lawyer Tells FG To Expect Fireworks

Just as the Federal Government filed an amended seven counts charges against IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu, the secessionist agitator has asked his teaming followers to embark on a one day dry fast. Lead counsel to the embattled IPOB leader, Ifeanyi Ejiofor said this in an update posted on his Facebook page. Ejiofor also asked the Federal Government and others to expect “legal fireworks” on the date … Continue reading Nnamdi Kanu Asks Supporters To Embark On One Day Dry Fast, As Lawyer Tells FG To Expect Fireworks

In New Twist, Nnamdi Kanu Faces Terrorism, Treason Charges, As FG Fleshes Out Case Against IPOB Leader

The Federal Government has filed an amended seven-count charge against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, before a Federal High Court in Abuja. The fresh charges bordering on treasonable felony and terrorism following the pending charges he was facing since 2016. Meanwhile, the court has issued a hearing notice in the case, which is billed to commence on Thursday, October … Continue reading In New Twist, Nnamdi Kanu Faces Terrorism, Treason Charges, As FG Fleshes Out Case Against IPOB Leader

Security forces intercept migrating illegal miners from Zamfara and Katsina in Niger, arrest over 100

Following the ban on all forms of mining activities in Zamfara and Katsina States occasioned by the security challenges in the areas, artisan miners have invaded some communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. The artisan miners said to be numbering over 1,000 have taken over about four communities in the local government with their operational site at Shakwata and Navi communities in … Continue reading Security forces intercept migrating illegal miners from Zamfara and Katsina in Niger, arrest over 100

Again, Fred Ajudua’s Lawyer Seeks Adjournment of Alleged $8.4m Fraud Trial

The trial of Fred Ajudua who is being prosecuted by the EFCC for allegedly obtaining money to the tune of $8.4m could not go on today, Monday, October 18, 2021, as his lawyer, Olalekan Ojo, SAN, sought an adjournment before Justice Josephine Oyefeso of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ajah, Lagos. Ajudua allegedly defrauded a former Chief of Army Staff, Ishaya Bamaiyi, of … Continue reading Again, Fred Ajudua’s Lawyer Seeks Adjournment of Alleged $8.4m Fraud Trial

Alleged P&ID scam: EFCC re-arraigns British national, James Nolan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday re-arraigned a British national, James Nolan, before Justice Donatus Okorowo of a Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja.The EFCC re-arraigned Nolan, alongside two others, on amended 32-count charge bordering on money laundering.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that while the two companies; Goidel Resources Limited, a Designated Non-Financial Institution (DNFI), and ICIL Limited are 1st and … Continue reading Alleged P&ID scam: EFCC re-arraigns British national, James Nolan

Sen. Ifeanyi Ubah seeks court permission to visit Nnamdi Kanu in DSS facility

The senator representing Anambra South, ifeanyi Ubah, has sought an order of a Federal High Court, Abuja to visit leader of the prosecribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, at the Department of State Service (DSS) detention.Ubah, who is also the candidate of Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the Nov. 6 Governorship Election, said he filed the application so that an order of the … Continue reading Sen. Ifeanyi Ubah seeks court permission to visit Nnamdi Kanu in DSS facility

Pandora Papers: I’m yet to receive an invitation from EFCC – Peter Obi

A former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has denied reacting to the invitation extended to him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as being circulated on different social media platforms. Obi said he was yet to receive any invitation from the anti-graft commission, rather, he only read letters circulating on the internet, just like everyone else. Obi, in a press release … Continue reading Pandora Papers: I’m yet to receive an invitation from EFCC – Peter Obi

10 bandits killed in Kaduna by security forces

Security forces have killed 10 bandits in Kwanan Bataru on the outskirts of Fatika in Giwa local government area of Kaduna State. Some bandits also sustained injuries during an exchange of gunfire with security operatives. Commissioner Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan,disclosed this in a statement on Monday. A camp which the bandits use in keeping hostages was also burnt down According to him, … Continue reading 10 bandits killed in Kaduna by security forces

Anambra election: We don’t recognise the existence of INEC – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, rejected dialogue with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, warning it not to drag its name into the November 6, 2021 Anambra State governorship election. The pro-Biafra group also described as laughable, the statement by the Nigerian Police that it is coming to Anambra State for the November  6, 2021 governorship election with 33,000 personnel and eight helicopters, saying … Continue reading Anambra election: We don’t recognise the existence of INEC – IPOB

Gunmen Attack Ebonyi Police Station, Free Detainees, Burn Operational Patrol Vans

Hell was let loose once again in Ebonyi state, as gunmen attacked a police station in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, setting all those detained at the station free. The armed men were said to have burnt patrol vans found at the station. Security operatives have been affected by a campaign of violence by suspected militants of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) launched … Continue reading Gunmen Attack Ebonyi Police Station, Free Detainees, Burn Operational Patrol Vans