Sunday, 28th November 2021

Remembering the Nigeria Civil War 50 years after

By Guardian Exclusive
15 January 2020   |   3:42 pm
In 1967 following two coups and confusion which led to about a million Igbos relocating from all over the country back to the South East of Nigeria, the Republic of Biafra seceded with a 33-year-old military officer Emeka Odumegu Ojukwu at the helm. And today, we remember the unfortunate episode best forgotten.