South Sudan’s independence and the irony of defeat in victory

South Sudan’s independence and the irony of defeat in victory

For more than 25 years the people of South Sudan fought their powerful common enemy to a standstill. The enslaving Arab Islamist forces of north Sudan were matched fire for fire until the northerners acknowledged that the southerners who are Animists and Christians have rights to live free and on their own cultural and religious terms. The southerners fought valiantly as men, they fought as one people; they fought long and won their freedom from…

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British: MP’s U.K. government to investigate human rights abuses against Biafra

British: MP’s U.K. government to investigate human rights abuses against Biafra

A British opposition politician is calling on the U.K. government to investigate human rights abuses against Biafran independence protesters in Nigeria. Thousands of people have demonstrated across Biafra land  in recent months, calling for a referendum on independence for the former Republic of Biafra, which existed between 1967 and 1970 and was mainly populated by members of the Igbo ethnic group. Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra , was arrested by Nigerian security…

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HAITI STILL RECOGNISE “BIAFRA” AS A SOVEREIGN NATION.

HAITI STILL RECOGNISE “BIAFRA” AS A SOVEREIGN NATION.

The vocation of the first independent Negro Republic in the world to secure everywhere the defence of the prestige and dignity of our race, its conditions of an extra-continental state added to the fact that it does not seek any personal advantage, put Haiti in a privileged position to cause the voice of right, wisdom and equity to he heard. My long experience of office – for twelve years I have been presiding over the…

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