During the Biafran-Nigerian civil war, there were a few Biafran sons and daughters, who were deceived by the Hausa-controlled Nigerian government and used to fight their fellow Biafrans. Some of them were made to believe that Biafra was dominated by Igbos, who would commandeer all the resources. Isaac Adaka Boro and Ken Saro Wiwa were … Continue reading BIAFRAN MISGUIDED BRETHREN DURING THE WAR and their fate afterwards
Many of the ethnic groups that make up Nigeria has to be defeated and forced to accept British protection. That was why they were called PROTECTORATES. The British had to conduct ethnic cleansing to bring indigenous tribes into their protection and subsequently create NIGERIA. As we all know there was the Northern area under British … Continue reading HISTORY: How the nations in Nigeria became the British Protectorate. A must read.
The British-Igbo War That Lasted For 31 years – The Ekumeku Resistance The resolutions of the Berlin conference of 1804-1805, gave European nations the rights to lay claim to lands and resources in Africa. Britain, who had engaged in the trade with coastal cities before and during the 19th century, made bold their intentions to … Continue reading THE EKUMEKU, One of the Reasons The British Hates Igbos!
THE MOST TRAGIC DAY OF IGBO HISTORY 29 May 1966, the Igbo Day of Affirmation, marks both the start of the 1966 genocide against the Igbo people and the day they decided to survive the violence unleashed against them. For the Igbo, prior to 29 May 1966, three important holidays were high up on their … Continue reading 29th MAY 1966
We learn everyday! Courtesy costs nothing but is very valuable.It should be taught in all schools and the message pinned in every public place. 1. In case you miss a call, drop a message as soon as possible if you're unable to call back. 2. Pay back borrowed money as soon as possible no matter … Continue reading COURTESY TIPS a must read
Biafra became the first black nation to successfully hijack a Plane . A In the height of Nigeria-Biafra civil war, it took the lion hearts of three Biafran youths, Mark Odu,Sam Inyagha and Onuora Nwanya to hijack a Nigeria Airways F-27 plane, piloted by the duo of P. Singh and Tokunbo Williams on April 23, … Continue reading 1968: BRAVERY OF BIAFRAN YOUTHS
The Igbos has been at the receiving end of gross injustices and marginalization since after the civil war of 1967 to 1970. They have been simultaneously excluded from the scheme of things as it concerned Nigeria politics and governance. Many government that has come on board seemed to follow the same way of their predecessors … Continue reading REASONS WHY BIAFRANS WANT TO BOYCOTT THE ELECTION.
The ingenuity of Biafrans is second to none. Truly, the African continent would have been economically and militarily viable if this promising REPUBLIC OF BIAFRA was allowed to stand, because of treachery and sabotage coupled with imperialistic tendency of the western world. Indeed, in Biafra Africa died! READ THE LAST SPEECH OF GENERAL C.ODUMEGWU OJUKWU … Continue reading IN BIAFRA, AFRICA DIED!
GABON- Ali Bongo Odimba, the son of late Omar Bongo, who is the current President of Gabon has been linked to Biafra for quite some time now. In many qurters, many believed he was one of the Biafra Children who were airlifted from Ohafia in eastern Nigeria to Gabon during the genocidal civil war that … Continue reading GABONESE PRESIDENT LINKED TO BIAFRA
It is necessary to know the reasons behind state creation in Nigeria and how those state names were derived. An Educative Piece! Abia: Abia is an acronym derived from the name of the four main groups of the people in the state as at the time it was formed in 1991: Aba, Bende, Isuikwuato & … Continue reading THE ORIGIN OF STATE NAMES IN NIGERIA