Tag Archives: Ojukwu

Ojukwu’s Excuse For Avoiding Pre-War Peace Meetings Was Absolute Nonsense — Gowon

Nigeria’s wartime Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has given further insights into happenings that led to the Biafra war, which ended 50 years ago. According to excerpts from an exclusive interview with the former military leader and published as part of Mike Awoyinfa’s Press Clips column in Saturday Sun, Gowon said Ikemba Odumegwu Ojukwu’s excuse for avoiding initial peace meetings ...

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Biafra And 50 Years Of Unending War

By Casmir Igbokwe Sir Warrior is a Biafran war veteran based in Enugu. He calls me from time to time to comment on national issues. Sometimes, he goes emotional whenever he talks about Biafra. What happened before, during and after the Nigerian civil war still troubles his heart. What gave birth to that battle is still fresh in the memories of ...

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