Tag: genocide

Ado AminuSeptember 21, 2021

Hundreds storm Namibia parliament ahead of German genocide deal vote | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Netflix launches free plan in ...

EditorMay 30, 2021

#BiafraRemembranceDay: 54 years after, scars of the war still haunt victims | A #YNaijaSpecial

“If we had achieved a Biafran state, we would have been better than today. Our economy would have been stronger ...

EzinneOctober 7, 2017

The Thread: What is Nigeria saying about the Asaba Massacre?

Today some members of Twitter Nigeria have a remembrance going on in form of threads, to honour their ancestors whose ...

EditorAugust 9, 2017

Anti-Igbo song: Is there a threat of genocide?

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, and IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu have raised the alarm that the ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 28, 2017

Opinion: Biafra, El-zakzaky and the re-incarnated dictator, Buhari

by Emmanuel Ugwu History teaches us that dictatorship rarely invades the society like a wild beast. It instructs that tyranny ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 25, 2017

Femi Fani-Kayode: The killer midget and the stunted dwarf [Pt. 1]

by Femi-Fani Kayode “Not a single soul has been prosecuted, let alone jailed for the genocide in Southern Kaduna and ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 19, 2017

Opinion: UN Panel of Investigation into the Genocide in Southern Kaduna | A call for objectivity

by Rev. Fr Paul Danbaki Jatau In Southern Kaduna today, many are desperately searching for answers right now. Southern Kaduna indigenes ...

Isime EseneJanuary 9, 2017

Edward Israel-Ayide: Dear Sen. Bukola Saraki, perhaps you can help #SouthernKaduna

by Edward Israel-Ayide Dear Distinguished Senator, I trust your past week has been great and you are getting set to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 4, 2017

Biafra: Gowon, Buhari, others should be tried for genocide – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Tuesday said it will not relent in its fight for justice until former ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 31, 2016

Southern Kaduna killings: Buhari, El-Rufai perpetrating genocide – Asari Dokubo

Leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, on Friday accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 28, 2016

Moses Ochonu: El-Rufai’s blunders and the Christmas killings in Southern Kaduna

by Moses Ochonu For the people of Kaninkon Kingdom in Southern Kaduna, this was a bleak Christmas. On Christmas Eve ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 20, 2016

The Thread: Chilling reports of the killing fields of Southern Kaduna

This story makes the blood run cold. And raises lots of questions. Do see below: Let us go over the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 30, 2016

Buhari planning genocide in Niger Delta – Avengers

Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, has accused president Muhammadu Buhari of planning a “pre-determined genocide” in the Niger Delta region. ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 17, 2016

‘The killings in Rivers state is nothing less than genocide’

The All Progressive Congress governorship candidate in the Rivers state 2015 election, Dakuku Peterside, has said that by upholding the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 16, 2015

Shiite-Army clash: Muslim leaders to hold ’emergency meeting’ in Abuja

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has called for an emergency ‘expanded general purpose meeting’ in response to the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 16, 2015

Killing of Shiite Muslims ‘is a step towards tyranny’ – Shehu Sani

All Progressives Congress Senator, Shehu Sani, has condemned the Nigerian Army over the attack in Zaria that has left several members ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 15, 2015

Shiite killings: Minister of Interior arrives Kaduna

Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Minister of Interior, has landed in Kaduna state to make an assessment of the situation ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 30, 2015

Opinion: Radio Biafra parallels the origins of the Rwandan genocide

by Ahmed Salkida and Johnson Chinedu Edwin Nnamdi Kalu, the name behind the radio, who is fondly called ‘Director’, has ...

April 23, 2014

Opinion: Gov. Nyako and his heart of genocide

by Rudolf Okonkwo Nyako’s North East Zone has the highest maternal mortality rate of 1,549/100,000 live births, compared to 165/100,000 ...

April 9, 2014

Top 10 HIV/AIDS myths and misconceptions

by WebMD  33 Million People Now Live With HIV. How Did We Get Here? For nearly 30 years, HIV (human ...

March 6, 2014

Dele Agekameh: Wanted – A war cabinet

by Dele Agekameh The war cabinet, as envisaged, will consist of seasoned Generals, both serving and retired, as well as ...

January 13, 2014

Perry Brimah: What is good for Sanusi is good for Jonathan

by Perry Brimah Sanusi gave me his word, Mr. President. He will resign after you and your coterie do the ...

August 21, 2013

Syria’s darkest hour: 1,300 people including women and children wiped out in nerve gas attack (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

The world has looked on in horror today as graphic images emerged showing the aftermath of a dawn poison gas ...

March 3, 2013

‘Unbelievable’: Holocaust researchers catalogue 42,500 Nazi camps raising death toll to 15 – 20 mllion [DETAILS]

Researchers from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum have concluded that over 40,000 Nazi camps and ghettos existed during Hitler’s ...

October 5, 2012

Firestorm: Yoruba leaders blast Achebe for “attacking” Awolowo

by Stanley Azuakola It was bound to happen. You don’t speak ill of one of the greatest Yorubas of all ...

October 3, 2012

Achebe hits hard: “The genocidal Biafran war still haunts Nigeria”

by Chinua Achebe The persecution of the Igbos didn’t end with the Biafran conflict. Until the nation faces up to ...

September 2, 2012

At ease: New bill seeks to put military officers under control

by Isi Esene The Federal Government is proposing a law to penalize military personnel who violate the rules of engagement ...

May 31, 2012

A long time coming? New laws on genocide, crimes against humanity on the way – FG

by Seyi Lawal It took hundreds of lives and some international pressure for the Nigerian government to finally decide that it ...

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