It has been 50 years after the Biafran War (July 6, 1967 – January 15, 1970) which almost destroyed the unity of Nigeria, its agitators have refused to give up the struggle. This struggle by some Igbo people to secede from Nigeria started when on May 30, 1967, late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, a military officer and politician announced a breakaway of the Eastern Region under the new name Republic of Biafra. This subsequently sparked the Nigerian civil war also known as the Biafran war. The war was between the then Eastern Region of Nigeria and the rest of the country. The war was fought to reunify the country. Below are some thing you should know about Biafra and the Biafran war.
Igbo canadian association in Toronto,Canada is inviting you to come and celebrate Golden Jubilee, following BIAFRAN WAR, COME OUT AND CELEBRATE THE IGBOS
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