The Igbo want to do something for themselves – create a country for and by their selves

The Igbo want to do something for themselves – create a country for and by their selves

The Igbo want to do something for themselves – create a country for and by their selves   Igbo as an ethnic nation has a population of 50 million. Though the people are dispersed across the globe but they all have their root in a definitive physical geographical space which is often referred to as Igbo Land. All Igbo everywhere call this piece of real estate to which they are indigenous: Homeland. Present Igbo people…

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Deconstructing the false image of the Igbo as the poster child liberators of their neighbours

Deconstructing the false image of the Igbo as the poster child liberators of their neighbours

Deconstructing the false image of the Igbo as the poster child liberators of their neighbours   Over the last few decades it does not speak well of the rationality of some of those involved in the Biafran or Igbo liberation movement that they base some of their actions and statements on mere assumptions. As a result some of these Biafran activists have created in the minds of some observers a false impression of what the…

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Taking Igbo out of Nigerian bondage Part 3

Taking Igbo out of Nigerian bondage Part 3

Eat with the devil but with long spoon   If we should equate Igbo’s existence in Nigeria as being in hell then it is inevitable that the Igbo must eat or interact with the devil – the lord of Hell. Though the ultimate goal of the Igbo is to exit Nigeria, but to be able to do that, the Igbo must first engage the Nigerian state politically, diplomatically and in other ways. In engaging Nigeria…

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Igbo journey out of Nigeria can only be led by the best that Igbo have to offer

Igbo journey out of Nigeria can only be led by the best that Igbo have to offer

Igbo journey out of Nigeria can only be led by the best that Igbo have to offer   We are confident that it is a few focused and incorruptible Igbo who through team spirit (njiko,) aka idi ocha (sterling character) and amamife (wisdom) will eventually, without guns and bombs free the Igbo from Nigeria. These Igbo-centric politicians will need to work in partnership with their Igbo brothers and sisters both at home and abroad to…

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Taking Igbo out of Nigerian bondage

Taking Igbo out of Nigerian bondage

Taking Igbo out of Nigerian bondage   What Igbo people want is to leave Nigeria  On the 29th of May 1966 the Igbo irreversibly renounced their colonially imposed Nigerian citizenship. That date marks the official beginning of the 1966 Pogrom of Igbo people in Nigeria. So, it goes without saying that what the Igbo want is to cut clear and exist sovereignly, politically and territorially independent of the Nigerian state.   There has never been…

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Is Biafra Shadow Government able to attract majority of the people of Biafra?

Is Biafra Shadow Government able to attract majority of the people of Biafra?

Whereas the Peoples and Nation of Biafra and their land and property find themselves under physical, sociologic, political, economic and psychological subjugation by the State of Nigeria since 1967, a “state of occupation,” by Nigeria, of Biafra, has existed and continues to exist. Unwilling to continue to live under such stifling servitude while suffering such indignities as are inappropriate for human beings, determined to exercise the natural and legal rights to Freedom and Liberty, NOW,…

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BIAFRA: NIGERIA PUSHING IGBO TO SECEDE AGAIN

BIAFRA: NIGERIA PUSHING IGBO TO SECEDE AGAIN

By Onyedika Agbedo Chief John Nnia Nwodo (Jnr) was elected as the President-General of apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, recently.  A lawyer and economist by training, Nwodo is not new to public life. He had served as minister of civil aviation (1983) and minister of information and culture (1998-1999), amid other national and regional assignments. He aspired for the presidency on the platform of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in 2003. In this…

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News:29 children, 211 Biafrans die in military cells in Nigeria – Amnesty

News:29 children, 211 Biafrans die in military cells in Nigeria – Amnesty

By Adetutu Folasade-Koyi Amnesty International (AI) has reported that a total of 240 people, including children and babies, died in military cells in Maiduguri, Borno State in 2016. Also, it said a military clampdown on agitators for Biafra resulted in 177 deaths in the South-east last year. In its 2016/17 report released yesterday, the group said mass arrests of people fleeing Boko Haram led to overcrowding in military detention facilities. “The report said: “At the…

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NEWS:OHANAEZE CALLS FOR REFERENDUM

NEWS:OHANAEZE CALLS FOR REFERENDUM

When the people of south-east demanded an additional state to balance with other regions, Babatunde Fashola was a leading voice from the south-west to oppose the creation, citing landmass, population and viability as reasons. Fashola deported the people of the south-east resident in Lagos calling them destitute claiming he was decongesting the state. When Fashola was allocating funds for project executions to various regions in his ministry, he allocated a paltry N2.5bn to the south-east…

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News: Pro-Biafran organizations across the world adopt the United Progressive Party as Nationalist Party

News: Pro-Biafran organizations across the world adopt the United Progressive Party as Nationalist Party

Leaders of pro-Biafran organizations across the world met over the weekend to adopt the United Progressive Party(UPP) as Biafra’s national party in Nigeria. The groups in its meeting in Enugu, where they were hosted by the leadership of the UPP, led by its national chairman, Chief Chekwas Okorie, vowed to take over the leadership of the old Biafran region, starting with Anambra. It also announced the formation of its political movement in Nigeria, the Movement…

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