Nigeria-Biafra crisis

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Book Description: The Nigeria-Biafra War lasted from 6 July to 15 Januaryduring which time the post-colonial Nigerian state fought to bring the South-Eastern region, which had seceded as the State or Republic of Biafra, back into the newly independent but ideologically divided nation.

The Nigerian Civil War, also known as the Nigerian–Biafran War, 6 July – 15 Januarywas a political conflict caused by the attempted secession of the southeastern provinces of Nigeria as the self-proclaimed Republic of conflict was the result of economic, ethnic, cultural and religious tensions among the various peoples of Nigeria.

Book Description. This volume is the first, comprehensive and balanced historical account of the momentous Nigeria-Biafra war. It offers a multi-perspectival treatment of the conflict that explores issues such as local experiences of victims, the massive relief campaigns by humanitarian NGOs and international organizations like the Red Cross, the actions of foreign powers with interests in the.

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For the first time in recent history, different church groups and humanitarian activists around the world came together for the sole purpose of alleviating human suffering and saving lives regardless of theological.

The Nigeria–Biafra war that raged between and made headlines around the world, above all for the major famine caused by the Nigerian state’s (federal military government, FMG) blockade of the self-proclaimed separatist Republic of Biafra in the country’s east.

The crisis drove prominent academics. The renewed push--since the return to democratic rule in Nigeria in for the creation of Biafra owes to the marginalization and transgenerational trauma of the people belonging to the Igbo Author: Benjamin Maiangwa.

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Nigeria–Biafra war and its impact on the ICRC Marie-Luce Desgrandchamps Marie-Luce Desgrandchamps is a teaching assistant in the Department of General History at the University of Geneva.

She is currently preparing a doctoral thesis on humanitarian aid during the Biafra crisis (–). AbstractCited by: 4. This volume is the first, comprehensive and balanced historical account of the momentous Nigeria-Biafra war.

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I hope my book, Another Man's War, will shatter some of the prejudices around Nigeria, and make readers think about Britain's imperial legacy in a new way. Its real-life hero, Author: Barnaby Phillips.

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DIRK MOSES The Nigeria–Biafra war that raged between and made headlines around the world, above all for the major famine in the secessionist enclave of Biafra, and prompted a major international relief. It was a genuinely global event.

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Anwunah Foreword by Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu Spectrum Books Limited, pp. $ COMMENTS: "As the Biafran Army Commander and therefore, an active participant in the Nigeria-Biafra War, I have written my own account of the war to cover details of tactics and general. The Tragedy of Victory: On-the-Spot Account of the Nigeria-Biafra War in the Atlantic Theatre is a detailed chronological narrative of the war that lasted from July 6, to Janu With about photographs and maps, the book dwarfs all other previous publications on this subject matter in terms of depth of facts, coverage and.

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#Nigeria#Biafrans#Coup The Most Articulated History of Nigerian Civil War in Modern Times The first military coup exacerbated tribal tensions that led to the persecution and. The Paperback of the The Untold Story of the Nigeria-Biafra War by Luke Nnaemeka Aneke at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. ABOUT THE BOOK This is the history of the Nigerian civil war, a four-year Author: Luke Nnaemeka Aneke.

The Nigerian / Biafran War, (6 July – 15 January ), was a war fought to counter the secession of Biafra from represented nationalist aspirations of the Igbo people, whose leadership felt they could no longer coexist with the Northern-dominated federal government.

Reading Biafra What to Read on the Nigerian Civil War Dominique Otigbah Febru Library T he Nigerian Civil War (also known as the Biafran War), from towas a complex conflict that still has a tight hold on politics and society in Nigeria today.

Pris: kr. inbunden, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp boken The Biafran Humanitarian Crisis, av Arua Oko Omaka (ISBN ) hos Adlibris. Fri frakt. Alltid bra priser och snabb leverans. | AdlibrisPages:   Key Actors in the Nigeria-Biafra War - Tim Modu in conversation with Philip Effiong II - Duration: IgboConferenceviews.

See also J. Nyerere, The Nigeria-Biafra Crisis (Dar es Salaam, ), 4. 42 PRO/PREM/13/ 43 ‘In the new circumstances, it must clearly be the principal object of British policy to avoid doing anything which could seriously antagonize the State of Biafra in case it is successful in vindicating its by: insensitivity toward the Ibo crisis and restricted all non-easterners from his region” (Sachs, 2).

Ojukwu’s opposition to Gowon’s military regime intensified inwhen Gowon further divided the country’s four political regions into twelve states.

Although Gowon hadFile Size: 65KB. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource: Contents: Notes on Contributors --List of Abbreviations --Timeline --Map of Biafra 30 May May Scholarly Trends, Issues, and Themes: Introduction --Part I: ON THE HISTORY OF THE NIGERIA-BIAFRA WAR Background to the Nigerian Civil War Connecting Theory with Reality:.

Shut up. Ndigbo in support of Biafra not more than 10 percent – Balarabe Biafran war veteran, others lament: 50 years after, Nigeria has shown it is the victor, Igbo the vanquished. The Nigeria-Biafra War lasted from 6 July to 15 Januaryduring which time the post-colonial Nigerian state fought to bring the South-Eastern region, which had seceded as the State or Republic of Biafra, back into the newly independent but ideologically divided nation.

This volume discusses the trends and methodologies in the civil.Nigerian Civil War-- Telegram From the Department of State to the Embassy in Nigeria, JanuZ [PDF version ]. The Department provided its justification for the sale of eight CG aircraft to Joint Church Aid U.S.A., Inc.

(JCA) and ICRC and included a statement that U.S. Government policy remained "one Nigeria" with relief supplied to both sides in the conflict.

"The Biafran Humanitarian Crisis." A new book by my former PhD student. Dr Arua Omaka (now lecturer at Federal University, Ndufu Alike, Ikwo, Nigeria). The Nigeria-Biafra War been described as one of the most significant global humanitarian crisis in the post-Second World War era.

Little has been written about this crisis.