• Biafra IPOB writes Russian President Putin for help over Kanu Nnamdi’s trial … See full message

    Biafra IPOB writes Russian President Putin for help over Kanu Nnamdi’s trial … See full message

    The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Pro-Biafran group has written Russian President, Mr. Vladimir Putin, to confer with his Nigerian counterpart, Muhammadu Buhari, on how to address the demands of the group.

    Putin, who has been the President of Russia since May 7, 2012, succeeded Mr. Dmitry Medvedev, having earlier served as prime minister. The pro-Biafra group is demanding the independence of Biafran territories annexed during British colonisation, which ended in 1960.

    In the letter IPOB claimed it addressed to the Russian president, […]

  • Kanu, IPOB leader tells new Judge to hands off case

    Kanu, IPOB leader tells new Judge to hands off case

    According to reports, in a new twist to the ongoing trial of Director of Radio Biafra and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, he has asked Justice John Tsoho, of the Federal High Court, in Abuja, to hands off the case.

    Last October, the Federal Government charged Kanu with treasonable felony and the case has suffered series of adjournments. Yesterday, Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor said they have asked the Court of Appeal to reassign the matter.

    After the court’s […]

  • We visit Kanu Nnamdi regularly in Prison, attend court appearances – UK says

    We visit Kanu Nnamdi regularly in Prison, attend court appearances – UK says

    The United Kingdom says it has been visiting the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi kanu, in prison. A spokesman for the British High Commission, Mr. Joe Abuku, said this in a conversation with Newsmen on Friday. Abuku said this in response to an email regarding Kanu’s letter to the High Commission.

    The statement read, “We have provided assistance to Mr. Kanu since his arrest in October last year, including visiting him regularly in prison and attending court appearances in […]