Italy orders North Korea ambassador home over missiles

Italy has ordered North Korea’s incoming new ambassador to leave the country in a protest over Kim Jong-Un’s missile launches and nuclear tests. Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano announced the move in an interview with Italian daily La Repubblica, published on Sunday. “We have taken the firm decision to interrupt the …

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Buhari contesting election in 2019 will be a big joke — Akinjide

In this interview with FEMI MAKINDE of punch news, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice in the Second Republic, Chief Richard Akinjide (SAN), suggests that the structures bequeathed to Nigeria by the British colonialists must be altered before the nation can make progress Nigeria is celebrating its 57th independence anniversary. Are …

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Buhari: Calls for Restructuring Inspired Divisive Agitations


President Muhammadu Buhari has said recent calls for restructuring provided avenue for “highly irresponsible groups to call for dismemberment of the country.” He said his government could not and would not allow such advocacy. In a national broadcast on Sunday morning to commemorate Nigeria’s 57th independence anniversary, President Buhari noted …

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Igbos in Oyo state okays IPOB proscription

Biafra Agitators IPOB

– The Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) seems to be losing relevance among Igbos – More and more Igbo leaders continue to denounce the group – The latest to do so is the Eze Ndigbo of Oyo state, Dr. Alex Anozie The Eze Ndigbo of Oyo state, Dr. Alex Anozie, …

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Biafra: Remember horror of war – Veteran tells Igbo leaders

A Biafra civil war veteran, Prof. Okoro Akpa, has called on Igbo leaders to remember the horrors of Nigeria-Biafra civil war by providing leadership direction to Ndigbo in face of the current Biafra agitations and militarization of the zone. Akpa said this in Enugu while reacting to the military operations …

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IPOB: MACBAN frowns at Saraki’s statement, calls for probe

– Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki, is still facing criticisms for his stance on the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation – One of such organisations not happy with Saraki is the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) – The group is …

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