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Accounts of the civil war in Nigeria or the biafran war

Real Accounts of The Nigerian Civil War (1967- 1970)

Biafra war

The Nigerian civil war, also known as the Biafran war which started on the 6th of July 1967 and ended on 15th of January 1970, was a war fought by Nigeria against Biafra to counter the secession of Biafra from the Republic of Nigeria. The Igbos felt they could no longer relate smoothly with the northern Continue reading Real Accounts of The Nigerian Civil War (1967- 1970)

Aburi Accord- The Meeting of Two Elephants

Aburi accord The Aburi Accord (agreement) was reached in 1967 at a meeting in Aburi, Accra, Ghana, by the Supreme Military Council (The Federal Government delegates) and the Eastern region delegates, led by Colonel Ojukwu, the leader of the Eastern Region. The meeting took place between Continue reading Aburi Accord- The Meeting of Two Elephants

The Republic of Biafra’s National Anthem

Biafran Flag

Title: Land Of The Rising Sun.
Origin of the tune: adopted from Sibelius’ “Finlandia”.
Written by: Nnamdi Azikiwe.

LAND THE RISING SUN

Land of the rising sun, we love and cherish,
Beloved homeland of our brave heroes;
We must defend our lives or we shall perish,
We shall protect our hearts from all our foes;
But if the price is death for all we hold dear, Continue reading The Republic of Biafra’s National Anthem