• Biafra: We lost 2000 members, not 150 – MASSOB, IPOB

    Biafra: We lost 2000 members, not 150 – MASSOB, IPOB

    Barely 24 hours after global rights watch, Amnesty International indicted Nigerian security forces in the killing no fewer than 150 pro-Biafra protesters in South-East Nigeria, the Movement for Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have disclosed they lost more than 2,000 members to the security agents.

    They blasted the Nigerian Army for denying that they did not kill unarmed members of the pro-Biafran groups between 2015 and this year.

    While commending Amnesty International […]

  • MASSOB pastors pray for Trump, expect Biafra soon

    MASSOB pastors pray for Trump, expect Biafra soon

    Over 200 members of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB)/Biafran Independence Movement (BIM) from seven local government areas of Anambra South Senatorial zone, yesterday, converged on Nnewi, under the auspices of the Biafran Clergy Movement (BCM) to celebrate the American President-elect, Mr Donald Trump’s victory and to pray down heaven for Biafra to come soon.

    The Director of religion for the Anambra South Senatorial Zone of MASSOB, Apostle Akunne Chukwuemeka, said the directive was from […]

  • MASSOB commends Igbo senators for visit to Buhari

    MASSOB commends Igbo senators for visit to Buhari

    Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has commended the recent visit to President Muhammadu Buhari by Igbo senators led by Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu and Enyinnaya Abaribe.

    At the meeting, issues concerning the political, economical and infrastructural plight of the Ndigbo were on the agenda.

    In a statement made available to newsmen in Enugu, MASSOB leader, Uchenna Madu, praised the senators for also discussing the release of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu and other pro-Biafra agitators in […]

  • MASSOB accuses Igbo leaders of dumping late Ojukwu’s vision

    MASSOB accuses Igbo leaders of dumping late Ojukwu’s vision

    According to reports, the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB) has berated Igbo Political and Religious leaders for what they called nonchalant and selfish attitude towards the advancement and well-being of the Igbo people.

    Addressing reporters on Wednesday at an event organised to Honour the 83rd posthumous birthday of Dim Odumegwu Ojukwu at the Masson headquarters in Okwe, Onuimo Local Government Area of Imo State, the leader of the group, Comrade Uchenna Madu, said Igbo leaders […]

  • MASSOB attacks police station

    MASSOB attacks police station

    Sixteen persons suspected to be members of a splinter group of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra have attacked a police station in Ogidi, Anambra State.

    The Divisional Police Officer in charge of the station, Mr. Hassan Musa, and four other police officers were injured in the attack.

    The incident, it was gathered, occurred on Sunday at about 9pm. The assailants were said to be armed with axes, machetes and other weapons.

    It was also gathered that they attacked […]

  • MASSOB celebrates Ojukwu’s birthday

    MASSOB celebrates Ojukwu’s birthday

    In a bid to further boost the struggle for the actualisation of Biafra, the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB), has said its revolution will start with Igbo leaders in the South-East.

    Leader of MASSOB, Uchenna Madu, disclosed this yesterday during the posthumous birthday celebration for Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu at its headquarters, at Okwe in Onuimo Local Government Area of Imo State.

    According to him, it is time to begin to hold Igbo leaders responsible and […]

  • MASSOB accuses Igbo leaders of betrayal, threatens revolution

    MASSOB accuses Igbo leaders of betrayal, threatens revolution

    It was gathered that the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra , on Sunday, threatened an ‘internal native’ revolution against political, traditional, religious and opinion leaders in Igboland.

    MASSOB, which spoke in a statement signed by its leader, Comrade Uchenna Madu, said Igbo leaders are ‘insensitive’ to the plight of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, and other detained pro-Biafra activists.

    Noting that the pro-Biafra agitators are ‘working’ for the Igbos, the MASSOB leader […]

  • NUJ condemns alleged arrest of journalists over report on MASSOB

    NUJ condemns alleged arrest of journalists over report on MASSOB

    It was gathered that the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ in the South East zone, Friday condemned the unlawful and unwarranted arrest and detention of Journalists by members of the Ebonyi State Police Command.

    Recall that the Ebonyi State correspondent of New Telegraph Newspaper, Mr. Uchenna Inya, was unlawfully detained by the Command, following a tip off that he was doing a report on the 17th anniversary of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, in […]

  • You can’t crush Biafra, MASSOB replies Buhari

    You can’t crush Biafra, MASSOB replies Buhari

    Leadership of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) told President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, that his administration cannot crush Biafra.

    MASSOB also said it was wrong for the president to have singled out Ndigbo for mention when members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) of Igbo extraction visited him in his hometown of Daura, in Katsina State.

    MASSOB leader, Uchenna Madu made the group’s position known in a statement, yesterday.

    “Telling Igbo youth corps members to inform […]

  • Biafra’ll become reality soon – MASSOB

    Biafra’ll become reality soon – MASSOB

    Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has said that the quest to actualise Biafra Republic will soon become a reality notwithstanding the position of the federal government of Nigeria.

    The leadership of the group stated this yesterday, in an elaborate ceremony marking the 17th anniversary of MASSOB.

    The group used the occasion to reflect on what they described as their long walk to freedom, and countless episodes of brutality visited on them by the Nigerian government.

    Addressing members, MASSOB […]

  • We’re tired of Nigeria, says MASSOB

    We’re tired of Nigeria, says MASSOB

    Members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and Biafra Independent Movement (BIM) yesterday, converged on Lagos, to mark the 17th anniversary of agitation for secession.

    A leader of the Elders Council, Western Region Zone B, Eze Calistus, told Newsmen that Ndigbo were tired of Nigeria and said their lives were no longer safe due to killings and harassment in the hands of security agents and Fulani herdsmen.

    Also, in Asaba members of Anioma region of  […]