Month: May 2020

Allow Igbo Call For Referendum To Determine Fate In Nigeria, IPOB Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, Tells President Buhari

The Indigenous People of Biafra has told President Muhammadu Buhari to allow Igbo call for a peaceful referendum to determine their fate in Nigeria. IPOB lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, disclosed this on Saturday while speaking with SaharaReporters on the struggle and agitation for Biafra.  He said it was obvious that the Eastern region had been relegated to … Continue reading Allow Igbo Call For Referendum To Determine Fate In Nigeria, IPOB Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, Tells President Buhari

Biafra At 53: IPOB Has Destroyed The Biafran Spirit, Igbos Must Restore It By Churchill Okonkwo

By Churchill Okonkwo Ph.D Igbos should, therefore, not allow our political, emotional, and cultural consciousness to be plagued by a homegrown nemesis. Rather, we should speak out, in unionism, against IPOB’s collateral damage to the Biafran Spirit (the Igbo brand in Nigeria). This 53rd anniversary of the declaration of Biafra is an excellent time for Igbos … Continue reading Biafra At 53: IPOB Has Destroyed The Biafran Spirit, Igbos Must Restore It By Churchill Okonkwo

Michael Nnadi & Bolanle Ataga: Walking towards the barking dogs

Michael Nnadi & Bolanle Ataga: Walking towards the barking dogs

By Matthew Hassan Kukah According to Muhammad, they had killed Michael because he kept asking them to repent and turn their lives around from their evil ways. He said that what most annoyed them was that although Michael knew that they were Muslims, he continued to insist that they repent and abandon their way of … Continue reading Michael Nnadi & Bolanle Ataga: Walking towards the barking dogs

George Floyd: Cop charged with murder, Minneapolis sets curfew

Derek Chauvin charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter in death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man. The fired officer who knelt on George Floyd's knelt for several minutes as Floyd pleaded, "I can't breathe", has been charged with murder and manslaughter. Protests erupted in cities across the US over the deadly arrest of Floyd, … Continue reading George Floyd: Cop charged with murder, Minneapolis sets curfew

China under pressure over Hong Kong security law

China under pressure over Hong Kong security law

China faced growing international pressure Friday over its move to impose a security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy, with the United States and Britain placing the issue before the UN Security Council. The US, Britain, Canada and Australia led criticism of the planned law, which would punish secession, … Continue reading China under pressure over Hong Kong security law

US dissociates with WHO calling it a “puppet” of China

US dissociates with WHO calling it a “puppet” of China

President Donald Trump said Friday he was severing US ties with the World Health Organization, which he says failed to do enough to combat the initial spread of the novel coronavirus. Trump first suspended funding to the UN agency a month ago, accusing it of mismanaging its handling of the global pandemic. Then 10 days … Continue reading US dissociates with WHO calling it a “puppet” of China

Trump urges states to ‘reopen ASAP’: Coronavirus live updates

As the US approaches the milestone of 100,000 COVID-19 deaths, Trump continues pressure on state governors to reopen. As the United States approached 100,000 coronavirus deaths, President Donald Trump continued his pressure on reopening the economy and allow the "transition to greatness" he has adopted as a new campaign slogan. President Putin said Russia has passed … Continue reading Trump urges states to ‘reopen ASAP’: Coronavirus live updates