The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu had been calling on the Igbo to boycott any election held in Nigeria until the government agrees to a referendum regarding the group's quest for a sovereign state of Biafra.
Nnamdi Kanu Calls Off Election Boycott
Guardian, 15 February 2019
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu Thursday night asked members of the separatist group to participate in Nigeria's general elections on Saturday after… Read more »
Biafra Leader Nnamdi Kanu 'Calls Off' Election Boycott
Premium Times, 15 February 2019
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has suspended his call that Igbo's boycott the general elections. Read more »
Ignore IPOB, Don't Boycott Elections, Umahi Tells Igbos
Premium Times, 13 February 2019
The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has urged the South-east to ignore the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB's call to boycott the general elections starting on Saturday. Read more »
Army Dismisses IPOB's Allegations of Killing of Civilians in South-East
The Nigeria Army has debunked allegations of killings and abduction of members of the Indigenous People of Biafran, IPOB in the Southeast. Read more »
We've No Problem With Atiku's Presidential Ambition - Biafra Group
Vanguard, 11 February 2019
Nnewi--Leader of the Indigenous People Biafra, IPOB, and Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday said he had no problem with Alhaji Atiku Abubakar's presidential ambition… Read more »
Uchechi Kanu, wife of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, has said that Nigeria's authorities need to disclose her husband's whereabouts or risk a mass boycott ... Read more »
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra Nnamdi Kanu has said that Atiku Abubakar is a Cameroonian "indigene". Kanu did not provide any evidence for his allegation, just as he ... Read more »
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