"Begin Election Boycott In Your Own State, Anambra" -- Bianca Ojukwu Fires At Nnamdi Kanu, Campaigns For Willie Obiano

The widow of the late Biafra warlord, Ikemba himself, Chuwkuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, and former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain, Bianca Ojukwu has cautioned pro-Biafra agitators, especially the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, led by Mazi Nnamdi Kanu over their declaration to boycott the November 18 Anambra state gubernatorial election.

Bianca Ojukwu who has been immersed in Nigerian politics particularly, Anambra state, made the statement on Wednesday, during inauguration of the Akpokuodike Fan Club, a campaign group for governor Willie Obiano's second tenure bid, in Awka.

Breaking: Arewa Youths Finally Withdraw Quit Notice They Issued Against Igbos (See Full Statement)

The coalition of Arewa youths have, today, Thursday finally withdrawn the quit notice it issued against ndi Igbo residing in the northern part of Nigeria.

He said the interventions were from the Northern Governors through their chairman and Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, Northern traditional rulers, the Director-General of the DSS and some officials of the Presidency.

Shettima, who stood in for his colleagues, at the press conference held at the Transcorp Hilton in Abuja to make the announcement, said.

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins UEFA Men's Player Of The Year For The Consecutive Season

Real Madrid Star, Cristiano Ronaldo has won the UEFA Men's Player of the Year for a second consecutive season.

The sensational attacker with the CR7 trademark saw off competition from Barcelona star Lionel Messi and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to claim the award for the third time overall.

Ronaldo struck 25 goals in La Liga last term, and 12 in 13 matches during Real Madrid's Champions League-winning campaign.

Photos: IPOB Members Carryout Free Medical Care Programme In Abia State.

The pictures above were taken today in Umuahia, Abia state showing some female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, under the leadership of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, giving free medical care to community members.

This is coming days after some youths of IPOB also, carrried out a community service in Umuahia, where they helped to repair damaged portions of some roads in the Abia state capital. 

Kedu ife unu chere umu Igbo?

Proverb For the Day (Ilu n'ke ụbọchi taa)

Tupu ilụọ nwanyi di ya nwụrụ, jụọ ya ihe gburu di ya

Literal Translation: Before you marry a widow, ask her what killed her husband.

Proverbial Meaning: This proverb has divergent interpretations. It could cover so many other interpretations including the following: ask questions before making decisions; not all women whose husbands died are innocent; some women contribute to their husbands' death; be careful to research on something before taking a embarking on it.

Nnamdi Kanu To President Buhari: Take Me Up On "Debate Of Freedom," Use Of Force Won't Stop Me

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has thrown up a challenge to the President, Muhammadu Buhari to engage him in a “debate for freedom” of Biafra instead of trying to suppress the agitation which he, Kanu, champions with force.

 Kanu made the statement yesterday, Wednesday, in Abia state in reaction to Buhari’s marching order to security agencies to employ force in curtailing the activities of the pro-Biafra agitators.  

Ojukwu Jr. Confirms Buhari's Claims Of Meeting With Ojukwu, Warns Against Fake News On His Name

Emeka Ojukwu Jr, son to the late Biafra war-lord, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu has spoken in response to the news making round that he had refuted the speech of President Muhammadu Buhari over the later's claim that he had met with the Late Ikemba and reached an agreement with him on the unity of Nigeria. 

72 Year Old U.K Woman Cries Out After Her Lover, Igbo Son Was Denied VISA Into The U.K.

A 72-year-old grandmother of 6 has lamented over the denial of U.K. Visa to her 27-year-old Nigerian Husband.

Angela, 72, a U.K citizen reportedly married CJ Nwachukwu, 27, just three months after they met on Facebook.

She was set to have met her Nigerian hubby for the first when she made a trip to Nigeria for their wedding. 

Angela, a retired taxi driver from Dorchester, Dorset, who is insistent Nwachukwu is her "missing rib" was said to haver spent over £20,000 visiting him and making plans to jet him into the UK.

See The Moment Osibanjo Presented Report On Suspended SGF, NIA DG To Buhari

The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osibanjo, today, Wednesday, in company of his committee memebers, presented his Committee's report on the suspended Seceretary-General of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ayo Oke to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Both officials have allegations of corruption and embezzlement of funds hanging on their necks and the Presidency, who initailly were reluctant to take action, after much pressure from Nigerians, setup a committtee which was headed by the Vice President to investigate the cases.

The Ekpe Masquerade Cult In Igbo Land

The Ekpe masquerade cult was originally introduced into southern Igboland (Imo, parts of Ebonyi, and Abia) by the Aro people, who had borrowed the cult from the Efik (in Cross Rivers State). In Arochukwu (the homeland of the Aro people) and its environs, the cult was known as 'Ekpe', while elsewhere it was known as 'Okonko'. The masquerade cult served as a governing body in local village politics and was the custodian of the nsibiri script (a secret written language employed by the cult).

Media Personality, YAW, Celebrates Birthday, Gifted Brands Of Cake

Nwafor Igbo, Media personality, Steve Onu popularly known as Yaw celebrated his 40th Birthday today, Wednesday.

The multi-talented Comedia, Actor, OAP/MC, Producaer, Director and PR. Amabassador, who has distinguished himself as a living legend in the business of Entertainment was spoilt with different birthday cakes.

He took to his Instagram page to share the moments, with the cakes gifted by singer Immaculate Edache, Wazobiafm, the radio station he works at and its sister radio stations, Nigeriainfofm and Coolfm.

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