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Biafra is dead DG of Voice of Nigeria Okechukwu The Director General of the Voice of Nigeria Osita Okechukwu has said the actualization of the Republic of Biafra is no longer feasible. According to him with the unwritten zoning convention for the rotation of political power in the country the Igbo race in the South East zone would likely produce President Muhammadu Buharis successor in 2023. The leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra IPOB Nnamdi Kanu is currently facing treason…

The Republic of Biafra, a breakaway state of eastern Nigeria, surrendered to Nigeria on January 15, 1970, after three years of fighting. In 1960, Nigeria gained independence from Britain. Six years later, the Muslim Hausas in northern Nigeria began massacring the Christian Igbos in the region, prompting tens of thousands of Igbos to flee to the east, where their people were the dominant ethnic group.

Who is Philip Effiong IPOB ask Obong Attah By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Nnewi The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB has replied former Governor of Akwa Ibom State Obong Victor Attah on his alleged comment that Biafra is for Igbo alone asking him to explain who Philip Effiong was if Biafra is just for Igbo. Obong Victor Attah Obong Victor Attah IPOB in a statement signed by its spokeman Dr Clifford Iroanya and Mr. Emma Mmezu titled Obong Victor Attah who is Philip Effiong if Biafra is for Igbo alone…

#TodayinGhanaHistory 1967 Delegates from the Federal Government of Nigeria and Eastern Nigeria held conference at Aburi Ghana creating the Aburi Accord. The meeting was held to prevent a civil war in Nigeria. However the Accord broke down and the Nigerian civil war also known as the Biafra war began on July 6 1967. Pictured above are General Joseph Ankrah Ghana's head of state General Yakubu Gowan Nigeria's head of state and C. Odemegwu Ojukwu military governor of Nigeria's Eastern Region…

Influence of the British Empire on the territories which now form Nigeria began with prohibition of slave trade to British subjects in 1807. The resulting collapse of African slave trade led to the decline and eventual collapse of the Edo Empire. British influence in the Niger area increased gradually over the 19th century, but Britain did not effectively occupy the area until 1885, and then under competition from France and Germany. The colonial period proper in Nigeria lasted from 1900 to…

Nigerian Civil War (1967-1970) The Nigerian Civil War(the Nigerian-Biafran War)was a 3yr, bloody conflict with a death toll numbering more than one million people. Having commenced seven years after Nigeria gained independence from Britain, the war began with the secession of the southeastern region of the nation on May 30, 1967, when it declared itself the independent Republic of Biafra. The ensuing battles and well-publicized human suffering prompted international outrage and…

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