Friday, 18 August 2017

News Release: Osibanjo’s Military Rights Abuse Commission; Dead On Arrival


The barrage of attacks and condemnations trailing the constitution and inauguration of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo’s Military Rights Abuse probe panel, which Mr. Acting President called “Independent Judicial Commission of Enquiry”; are not surprising to the leadership of Int’l Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law.

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Article: Biafra And Corruption; When A Judas Becomes A Muhammad

By SKC Ogbonnia

The Nigerian corrupt cabal is exploiting the current Biafran agitation with increasing stridency. The venerable Merriam-Webster, mark you, defines corruption as a “dishonest or illegal behavior especially by powerful people (such as government officials or police officers)” or “something that has been changed from its original form from what is pure or correct.” The confluence of these definitions perfectly rhymes with the pattern where successive Nigerian governments not only breed corruption by way of looting of public treasury but also through gross injustice as well as distortion of national history.

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

News Release: IPOB Under The Leadership Team Of Directorate Of State Do Not Have Any Secret Service Personnel

We, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) under the Directorate of State (DOS) wish to dissociate ourselves from the news and stories of the existence of a so-called Biafra Secret Service (BSS). For those who do not know, beginning from the 20th of March, 2017, the IPOB to whom the undersigned are the spokespersons have been organized and administered through a Leadership Team called the Directorate of State (DOS). The Head of the DOS is Mazi Uchenna Asiegbu and the conducts and decisions of the DOS are made through consensus after robust debates among members. 

Sunday, 13 August 2017

News Release: The True Version Of Onitsha Oguta Road Shooting And Death Of A Policeman And An Okada Rider (Disturbing Images)

The shooting leading to instant death of a policeman and an Okada civilian along Oguta Road and its adjoining Tasia Road in Onitsha today has nothing to do with inside church killing or killing of worshippers attending church service in the Assemblies of God Church; as was the case last Sunday (6th August 2017) in Ozubulu Community, Ekwusigo LGA of Anambra State.

News Release: Withdrawal From Pan Niger Delta Forum

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has from Monday, August 14, 2017, withdrawn its support and representatives from the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF).

Friday, 11 August 2017

News Release: Exposing Sinister Motives And Contradictions In Osinbajo’s Army Rights Abuse Commission And Obiano’s Open Confession Over 2016 Pro Biafra Killings In Anambra State

Sinister motives and contradictions abound in the 4th August 2017 summary constitution by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo of a Seven-Person Judicial Commission of Enquiry into gross rights abuses by the Nigerian Army and the 9th August 2017 open confession of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State over the 29th and 30thMay 2016 massacre in Nkpor, Onitsha and Asaba of 140 unarmed and defenseless pro Biafran Campaigners by the Anambra State Joint Security Taskforce. Most of the killings were carried out by the Nigerian Army operationally led by then Major (now Lt Col) C.O. Ibrahim of the Nigerian Military Police. Lt Col Ibrahim is the present commander of the Military Police Unit of the Onitsha 302 Artillery Regiment/Military Cantonment.

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Article: Our Culture Of Ignorance

By Livy-Elcon Emereonye

 “Where ignorance is bliss, /'Tis folly to be wise.'” - Thomas Gray

Ignorance blindfolds. Like stupidity, it is life denying and dangerous. Ignorance can lead to the way of perdition and destruction through "unwise" acts.

News Release: Afreximbank Opens Shareholding to Investors with Launch of Depositary Receipt

In a major innovation in Africa’s capital markets, supranational trade finance bank African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), an investment grade rated multilateral financial institution, is opening its shareholding to the investing public through the issuance of Depositary Receipts.

Special Report: List Of Newly Promoted Nigeria's Federal Permanent Secretaries

The Acting President, Professor Yemi  Osibanjo. SAN, GCON has approved the appointment of new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.

In a release signed by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, the list of the successful Federal Permanent Secretaries and their states of origin are as follows: