Biafra

By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 11th, 2013
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*Ezeife, Ezeonwuka, Clerics sues for peace Association of Igbo Youths(AIYO) have alleged that leader of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, (MASSOB), Chief Ralph Uwazurike and his cohorts murdered eighteen of their members for failing to return back to MASOB. They alleged...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 9th, 2013
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By Lawrence Nwobu For anyone who still harboured any doubt about the great lie Nigeria is; the disharmony, oppression, tribalism, injustice, marginalisation, domination, ethno-religious conflicts, “born to rule syndrome,” internal colonialism, corruption, misrule, vandalism and lack of patriotism tha...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 6th, 2013
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By Lawrence Nwobu Introduction: One of the greatest enduring myths in Nigeria is the lie that Yakubu Gowon fought the Nigeria-Biafra war to keep Nigeria united, whereas in reality not only did Yakubu Gowon whose Northern region had originally intended to secede (Araba) after the July 1966 counter-cou...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 20th, 2013
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By Olugu Olugu Orji mnia Made in Aba, weaned in Biafra, re-integrated in Funtua, tutored in Kaduna, tortured in Ife, initiated in Makurdi and enlightened in Abuja: this is the compressed profile of the most Nigerian person I know. While I’ll keep his identity under wraps until the end, I will draw my...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 26th, 2013
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by Obinna Akukwe Succession politics have heated up the polity so much that President Jonathan’s kinsmen have threatened 160 million Nigerians that if he loses the next election, they will break up the nation-therefore proponents of Biafra, Oduduwa, Arewa republics should take the cue and vote out Jo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 26th, 2013
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By Ikechukwu Enyiagu History stands upon history. Better individual and/or collective history is made when men give themselves in to learning from their history. No nation or people can move forward if they relegate their history to the background. For those who vehemently insist that the only way ma...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 1st, 2013
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By Matthew Madububa Mbanaja Report From The Office Of The Indigenous People Of Biafra On The Suit Between Biafra And The Federal Government Of Nigeria At The Federal High Court Owerri Today The 30th Of April 2013 – The courtroom which was filled to capacity by 9 am by the indigenous people of B...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 22nd, 2013
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By Osita Ebiem Kano as an Ancient Trading City – Kano as an important commercial city in Nigeria’s Islamic North also serves as gateway to some of Nigeria’s northern neighbors. Such countries like Niger, Chad and beyond have shared with the city for centuries lucrative business relationships. I...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 8th, 2013
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Newspapers and Magazines were quite rightly full of very extensive eulogies of Chinua Achebe who passed away aged 82.  Most chose to omit the tragic chapter of his involvement in the Biafra secession attempt that culminated in the civil war and the consolidation of a giant united Nigeria. There is ro...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 26th, 2013
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By Qansy Salako Professor Chinualumogu Achebe passed on too early at 82. Given how the literary world remains insatiable drinking from his fountain of knowledge, he should have lived to 200. At least. “Your love has spread all over my body as palm oil does on hot yam.” That was my quintessential line...