Good day, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of Biafra news headlines for today Saturday, 18th January 2020.
Below is a roundup of top stories on Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu and other pro-Biafra groups.
1. Nnamdi Kanu To Storm Nigeria For Parents’ Burial
Barring any last-minute change, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, will return to Nigeria for the burial ceremony of his parents, Naija News understands. Naija News had reported earlier that Nnamdi Kanu‘s parents, late HRH Eze Israel Okwu Kanu and his wife late Ugoeze Sally Nmeme Okwu-Kanu will be buried on Valentine’s day, Friday, February 14, 2020.
2. Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Explodes Over Hope Uzodinma’s Emergence As Imo Governor
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has condemned the emergence of Hope Uzodinma as the Executive Governor of Imo State, saying the former senator is allowed as a governor “we are finished as a people.” Naija News reports that Kanu made this statement during a live broadcast on Radio Biafra on Wednesday, January 15, to mark the “Biafra War 50th Anniversary.”
3. Biafra: Buhari Fighting War Against Igbo In Nigeria – Nnamdi Kanu
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, says the administration of President Muhamadu Buhari is still fighting a war against the Igbo people as if the Nigerian Civil War has not ended. Naija News reports that Kanu made this statement during the live broadcast on Radio Biafra on Wednesday, January 15, to mark the “Biafra War 50th Anniversary.”
4. Biafra: IPOB To Back Operation Amotekun – Nnamdi Kanu
The Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has vowed to support the newly established South-west security outfit, Amotekun. Naija News reports that governors from Oyo, Ogun, Osun, Ondo, Ekiti, and Lagos States had in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital established the security outfit.
5. Biafra: Date Fixed For Burial Of Nnamdi Kanu’s Parents
Nnamdi Kanu‘s parents late HRH Eze Israel Okwu Kanu and his wife late Ugoeze Sally Nmeme Okwu-Kanu will be buried on Valentine’s day, Friday, February 14, 2020. Naija News reports that this was disclosed by Prince Emmanuel Okwu Kanu, the youngest son of the late monarch on Monday while addressing members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) from Isiala Ngwa local government area of Abia state who paid the family a condolence visit.
6. Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Roasts British Government In Latest Rant
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, who is championing the agitation for the Republic of Biafra, has once again berated the British government. Naija News reports that the IPOB leader who doubles as the director of Radio Biafra lampooned the British government in the latest rant on the micro-blogging site, Twitter on Monday night, January 13.
7. IPOB Reacts To The Creation Of Amotekun For South-west
The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has praised the South-West governor for establishing a security outfit, South West Security Network, also known as Operation Amotekun. Naija News recalls that the governors of the regions have constituted the outfit to tackle challenges of insecurity including kidnapping and banditry in the region.
8. Biafra: Governor Umahi Blasts IPOB’s Nnamdi Kanu, Says He’s A Deceiver
The Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi has accused Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) of defrauding gullible Igbo people. The Governor said Kanu is hiding under the deceit of IPOB to promote his personal issues while using social media to gain cheap popularity.
9. ‘Biafra To Get International Recognition, Nnamdi Kanu Will Wax Strong’ – Prophet Iginla Releases Strong Prophecy
Prophet Joshua Iginla, the General Overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, an interdenominational church in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, has his prophecies on Biafra for the year 2020. Prophet Iginla said in his 2020 prophecies which are 44 in numbers, that the agitation for the Republic of Biafra, will gain international recognition this year.
10. Third World War: What Would Happen To Nigeria – Nnamdi Kanu
Nnamdi Kanu, Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB’s Leader has today reacted to the murder of an Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani by a United States, US, airstrike. Soleimani is the Revolutionary Guard General and head of the elite Quds Force and had died in the airstrike targeted at Baghdad International Airport.
11. Biafra: IPOB’s Nnamdi Kanu Reveals Nigeria’s ‘Worst Enemy’
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, says the British Government is the worst enemy of Nigeria and not those agitating for the Republic of Biafra. Naija News reports that Kanu made this comment during his recent live broadcast on Radio Biafra, where he alleged that the British government and some people in Aso Rock, Nigeria’s Presidential Villa are supporting terrorism in Nigeria.
That’s Biafra news for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.