At the height of the war in 1969, 12,000 people a day starved to death in Biafra. More than 50 years later and the violent persecution of the Biafran people by the Nigerian state continues unabated. Nnamdi Kanu on the battle for self-determination. Soldiers came to kill me: I’d be […]

Partial shutdown in Port Harcourt, Asaba, Umuahia; armed security agencies force out people in Ebonyi •Okorocha goes around, begs traders to open shops; It’s a huge success—IPOB, MASSOB; Uwazuruike hails Ndigbo By Chioma Gabriel, Emeka Mamah, Clifford Ndujihe,Vincent Ujumadu, Anayo Okoli, Chidi Nkwopara, Festus Ahon, Samuel Oyadongha, Davies Iheamnachor, Dennis […]