Security: Why the 1967 Biafra Failed

Security: Why the 1967 Biafra Failed

By Major General Philip Effiong The Caged Bird SANG no more (PAGE 245) One school of thought maintains that when a single person, for whatever reason, is entrusted with the execution of the laws, management of the revenue, and command of the army within a state, that state ultimately emerges as a monarchy. However, the authority of so formidable a leader—or magistrate—will soon degenerate into despotism, unless public liberty is protected by intrepid and vigilant…

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NEWS:WHY I WILL OBSERVE IPOB’S SIT-AT-HOME ORDER IN REMEMBRANCE OF BIAFRA – MAXI OKWU

NEWS:WHY I WILL OBSERVE IPOB’S SIT-AT-HOME ORDER IN REMEMBRANCE OF BIAFRA – MAXI OKWU

The seat-at-home order for May 30 by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is gaining momentum as Maxi Okwu, a top Igbo elder, says he would take part in it. Okwu, a former national chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), also thanked Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for speaking out the truth at a recent celebration in Abuja to mark the 50th anniversary of the Biafran war. The Igbo elder further condemned the way…

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BIAFRA MEMORIAL, (THE INNOCENT LAMB THAT WAS SACRIFICED YET UNKNOWN AND UNCELEBRATED).

BIAFRA MEMORIAL, (THE INNOCENT LAMB THAT WAS SACRIFICED YET UNKNOWN AND UNCELEBRATED).

  To you oh innocent souls who were slaughtered at the height of Nigeria’s genocide against Biafrans I dedicate this piece. I may not know your names, seen your faces or felt your presence but I have heard and read about your tears, your agonies, your sorrows as you were hounded down, butchered and decimated by the enemies of our freedom and humanity. I mourn you today of every year and I miss the good…

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Biafra:The spirit of Biafra is all over the place

Biafra:The spirit of Biafra is all over the place

That 51 years almost to the day, Olusegun Obasanjo, a particularly fiendishly ingrained Nigeria genocidist operative would be asking for Biafrans, in some meeting in Abuja (genocidist Nigeria capital), to “be begged” (Vanguard, Lagos, Thursday 25 May 2017) not to march away from genocidist Nigeria on their Biafra freedom goal begun on 29 May 1966. Extraordinary… ON 5 JUNE 1969, génocidaire Olusegun Obasanjo, then commanding a death squad in south Biafra, ordered his air force…

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Biafra:50 Agitators Arrested in occupied Biafra territory Ebonyi

Biafra:50 Agitators Arrested in occupied Biafra territory Ebonyi

  At least 50 members of the Biafra Independent Movement (BIM), Ebonyi Province, were arrested by the occupational forces of Nigeria otherwise known as Nigeria police in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital. when the group staged what it called the ‘new Biafra’ commemoration rally. Over 2000 Biafra citizen’s bearing Biafra flags flooded the metro city during the rally which saw the occupational forces (Policemen) stationed at strategic locations. It was gathered that those arrested were…

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Africa:The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal-Biafra

Africa:The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal-Biafra

Six years ago, a deputy commanding general for U.S. Army Special Operations Command gave a conservative estimate of 116 missions being carried out at any one time by Navy SEALs, Army Green Berets, and other special operations forces across the globe. Today, according to U.S. military documents obtained by VICE News also available to Biafra24 News, special operators are carrying out nearly 100 missions at any given time — in Africa alone. It’s the latest sign of the military’s quiet but ever-expanding presence…

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BIAFRA: MESSAGE TO BIAFRA FREEDOM FIGHTERS BY BIAFRA GOVERNMENT IN EXILE.

BIAFRA: MESSAGE TO BIAFRA FREEDOM FIGHTERS BY BIAFRA GOVERNMENT IN EXILE.

My fellow citizens: Biafra the only country you can truly call your own, the country where your freedom is guaranteed, the country where your human rights are guaranteed and protected, the country where your children’s future are guaranteed and protected, the only country you can truly call your own, summons you to duty today. My fellow citizens these are challenging times. But it is in challenging times like this that men, women and children show…

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IGBO:THE LION AND THE HEBREWS

IGBO:THE LION AND THE HEBREWS

Aro people like most Igbo people have much regards (respect) for the wild cat (animal) called LION. They cherish this animal so much that attention should be given to it in the composition of the life of Aro-man. In truth, the wild cat has so much influence in the life and lifestyle of the Aro / Igbo’s that her general culture, behaviour, language, names, title and mode of dressing are often associated with the LION….

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Biafra:My biggest take away from the Legacies of Biafra conference

Biafra:My biggest take away from the Legacies of Biafra conference

My biggest take away from the Legacies of Biafra conference is … ‘We Need To Tell Our Story’. That’s how Jewish people and Rwandan people have been able to move on. 6 million Jewish people were killed by genocide, 3 million Biafran people were killed by genocide, yet there is a wall of silence. We have not yet come to terms with what happened. A tragedy of unbelievable proportions happened.. and we have swept it…

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News:What does Nigeria really want from the Igbo?

News:What does Nigeria really want from the Igbo?

Azuka Onwuka; [email protected]; 0809-8727-263 (sms only) Before August 9, 1965, the Singaporeans were seen as an irritation in Malaysia. Then Singapore was one of the 14 states of Malaysia. Singaporeans were viewed as arrogant, stubborn, and domineering. While the United Malays National Organisation wanted affirmative action or “quota system” for the Malays, the People’s Action Party of the Singaporeans insisted that the best thing for the country was a merit-based policy on all issues, so…

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