Anambrarians go to the polls to elect their governor today; EFCC arrests ex-SGF over ecological fund & money laundering; Reps summon fugitive ex-pension boss over illegal reinstatement & promotion; FG raises panel to probe death of 26 Nigerian girls on Mediterranean sea; Soldiers pursued truck loaded with weapons into Kanu’s home — Buratai . . .
Army General arraigned for threatening to ‘kill’ Buhari over defence contract; Buhari won’t return alive when he visits South East — IPOB . . .
The international media arm of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Radio Biafra, has resumed operations. But instead of the fiery rhetoric with which it was associated with, the radio announced the sack of Nnamdi Kanu as the leader of the separatist and pro-Biafra Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) . . .
Revoke Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail & Send Him Back To Prison – FG; Sen. Abaribe Applies To Be Discharged As Nnamdi Kanu’s Surety; Nnamdi Kanu absent as co-defendants arrive court . . .
Nnamdi Kanu’s sureties may have to provide him in court on Tuesday; Pro-Biafran leader Nnamdi Kanu, missing on eve of treason trial; Fire guts Kachikwu’s house in Abuja; Outrage over alleged Buhari’s directive to World Bank; Malabu Scandal: Italian prosecutors file charges against Shell executives . . .
Buhari met southeast leaders: ‘Southeast not marginalised’ – Buhari; Buhari met southeast leaders: Ohanaeze Ndigbo articulated southeast demands; Buhari met southeast leaders: Marginalization & IPOB top Buhari’s meeting with southeast leaders . . .
Buhari met Ohanaeze, Igbo governors, ministers & lawmakers; Buhari told World Bank to focus on Northern Nigeria – Kim; At APC South-west Leadership Meeting: ‘Presidential Ticket Open to All’ – Akande; Fear grips Southwest as Boko Haram Sr members are arrested in the region; South African President Zuma begins two-day visit to Imo State today; NNPC shuts Kaduna & Warri refineries over operation costs; Osinbajo Denies Approving 2 NNPC Contracts; NNPC To Intensify Oil Search In 7 Hydrocarbon Basins; Lethal Weapons Recovered From Nnamdi Kanu’s Residence – Police; EFCC, I spent N3.5 Billion on sick children – Patience Jonathan; Politicians grabbed power firms’ shares under Jonathan – Ex-minister; Police IG Idris asks court to stop Saraki, Senate from investigating him; Alleged N2.1b laundering: EFCC, let my mum rest in peace – Patience Jonathan . . .
Super Eagles Qualify for 2018 World Cup; FIFA celebrates Nigeria as first African team to reach Russia 2018; PDP links $25bn NNPC scandal to Buhari’s second term presidential bid; Nigerian Army begins Operation Crocodile Smile in Niger Delta; Kachikwu Met Buhari while Baru Met Osinbajo; Buhari met CJN & Supreme Court Judges; Ooni of Ife visits Abia; Buhari may call for NNPC board’s records; Ezeife & Soludo lead Obiano’s re-election bid in old Aguata LGA; 50 years after: Soyinka & Kukah regret Igbo massacre in Asaba . . .
House of Reps panel orders Magu’s arrest; Nnamdi Kanu has no means of livelihood – Nigerian Army; CBN threatens to blacklist exporters withholding forex proceeds; PDP calls on Buhari to suspend NNPC boss Baru; Rights group storms British High Commission, insist UK must extradite IPOB’s Kanu to face trial in Nigeria; Patience Jonathan slams N2billion suit on EFCC . . .
The Igbos must reform, reorganize, jettison their defeatist attitude, change their mien and engage in skillful and engaging politics, if they must compete for power. Nnamdi Kanu single-handedly brought the “Giant of Africa” to the brink. Nigeria just receded from the brink! . . .