In response to the October 1 ultimatum (quit notice given to the Igbo) by 16 Coalition of Northern Youth Groups (ie Arewa youths) a coalition of nine Niger Delta militant groups have also asked the northerners to leave their region (south-south geopolitical zone) before October 1, 2017 . . .
The Northern Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has called for the arrest of the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF) spokesman and ex-Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, and the leaders of the Arewa Youths that ordered the Igbo to vacate North Nigeria within three months . . .
16 northern groups give Igbo October 1 to vacate northern region; MASSOB reacts to 0ctober 1 quit order on Igbo to vacate northern Nigeria; Asking Igbos to vacate North is end of Nigeria – Afenifere . . .
The planned sit-at-home protests organized by the two major pro-Biafra separatist groups, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) is generating tension in the Southeast states of the country . . .
We’ll bomb Abuja in a series of attacks soon – Boko Haram; 3 suicide bombers hit University of Maiduguri; Ex-FCT minister Bala Mohammed gets N500m bail; Boko Haram confirms 82 Chibok girls’ swap deal with Nigerian government in new video; Aljazeera concisely chronicles the infamous Boko Haram abduction; Boko Haram video clip is mere propaganda — Nigerian Army; Corruption: Governor (no ID) agrees to refund $2.5 million; Okezie Ikpeazu is the governor of Abia state – Supreme Court; Moon sighting committees agree on May 27 for commencement of Ramadan in Nigeria; Kano anti-corruption agency suspends Emir probe; Why I visited VP Osinbajo – Ex-VP Sambo . . .
President Muhammadu Buhari emerged from relative absence to attend the Friday prayers (05.05.2017) after missing a number of public engagements because of poor health . . .
The shadowy Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau appeared in a new video published online on Thursday, rejecting claims he had been injured in an airstrike in northeast Nigeria . . .
Lawmakers propose N100, 000 fine for National Flag Abuse; 2017 Budget delay: FG to run on 25% of recurrent provisions; PDP crisis: Supreme Court fixes May 25 to entertain PDP’s appeal; Lagos LG Polls: Sheriff–Makarfi crisis mar PDP preparations . . .