Opinion: The Ogoni People and Nigeria’s Faulty Configuration

Agitations for a fair and just system in Nigeria is increasingly becoming a threat to the country’s stability. This is  largely because the leadership appear to turn blind eyes to the concerns of the agitators and not see it as an opportunity to right the wrongs and set the country on the path of progress.The […]

The social media and IPOB, soldiers clash in Abia

      By Okechukwu Keshi Ukegbu   The Social media are defined as computer-mediated technologies that facilitate the creation and sharing of information, ideas, career interests and other forms of expression via virtual communities and networks. Recently, this brand of the media have come under serious attack for roles the public termed inimical to […]

Bihari’s Voodoo theories and Resurgence of Biafra

By Innocent Okadigbo Ebirim  (Email: innoebirim@gmail.com) Tel: 08176311555 There is a legendary wise saying that if you do not know where the rain began to beat your body, you will hardly know where you will start to dry your body; put differently, problem identified is problem solved. I have always stated in my public affairs […]

Chinua Achebe – There Was a Country: A Personal History of Biafra – My Remarks

By Dr. Emma Enekwechi “Did the federal government of Nigeria engage in the genocide of its Igbo citizens through their punitive policies, the most notorious being starvation as a legitimate weapon of war?” I could hardly contain my excitement when the Eagle on the Iroko announced that he was going to publish his personal history […]

Islamic Jihadists Massacre of Christians in Nigerian Church

…15 Killed by slitting of throats “We want to stress that in our struggle, we only kill Nigerian Government functionaries, security agents, Christians (by which they mean Igbos) and anyone who pretends to be a Muslim”…Boko Haram For the second year running the blood of innocent women, children and men of South Eastern Nigeria origin […]

Nigerian police arrest over 100 ‘Biafran separatists’

AFP – Nigerian police on Monday arrested 101 alleged members of a secessionist movement based in the country’s southeast in the latest such sweep in the region, authorities said. According to police, the alleged members of the “Biafra Zionist Movement” (BZM) were found in possession of secessionist emblems. They had staged a march in the […]

HURIWA Defends Achebe on Latest Book

A Democracy inclined civil society group-HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA [HURIWA] has carpeted Mr. Ayo Opadokun, Chief Ebenezer Babatope and other self acclaimed ETHNIC Yoruba leaders over their umbrage at the internationally reputable writer and novelist Professor Chinua Achebe following his claim in a yet -to- be released book- ‘There was a Country’ in […]

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