NATIONS WHICH DO NOT LEARN THE LESSONS OF THEIR PAST MISTAKES ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT THOSE MISTAKES – PART 7

  In view of the strong allegation made in their petitions and in their oral evidence we were at pains to cross examine these witnesses closely and in detail and they impressed us favourably. They certainly knew what they were talking about. They were educated and appeared very responsible in the witness box. Mr. L.…

WORLDWIDE GENOCIDE OBSERVERS VS FOUR WISE MONKEYS

READ ALSO:  http://radiobiafra.co/the-four-wise-monkeys-and-the-biafra-genocide “In some areas outside the East… Ibos were killed by local people with at least the acquiescence of the federal forces… 1000 Ibo civilians perished in Benin in this way” (New York Review, 21 December 1967)   ” after the federal take over of Benin… troops killed about 500 Ibo civilians after a…

NATIONS WHICH DO NOT LEARN THE LESSONS OF THEIR PAST MISTAKES ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT THOSE MISTAKES – PART 6

  The students of Eastern Nigerian origin of the Ahmadu Bello University also addressed a memorandum dated 6th June, 1966 to the then Supreme Commander (Exhibit J1/7) and endorsed to all the Regional (then called Provincial) Governors. It is on record that a copy of this memorandum was endorsed to the British High Commissioner Lagos.…

NATIONS WHICH DO NOT LEARN THE LESSONS OF THEIR PAST MISTAKES ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT THOSE MISTAKES (FEATURED BBC) – PART 4

  The British Broadcasting Corporation   According to the evidence, the January Army takeover was hailed throughout the whole Federation. The disturbances in the Western Region and in the Tiv areas of the North which marked the last days of first Republic came to an immediate halt. There was a marked sense of relief throughout…

NATIONS WHICH DO NOT LEARN THE LESSONS OF THEIR PAST MISTAKES ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT THOSE MISTAKES – PART 3

  Chapter 4   Planning and Organisation of the Pogrom   Before the Army takeover of January, 1966 the position of Easterners and Northerners was insecure. As far back as 1953 the Eastern community in Kano, capital of Kano Emirate and a famous trade centre, was subjected to ruthless attack by the Northerners. This incident…

NATIONS WHICH DO NOT LEARN THE LESSONS OF THEIR PAST MISTAKES ARE DOOMED TO REPEAT THOSE MISTAKES – PART 2

  Chapter 2   Terms of Reference   The tribunal was charged with the following terms or reference:-   “To inquire into the atrocities and other inhuman acts committed against persons of Eastern Nigeria origin in Northern Nigeria and other parts of the Federal Republic of Nigeria during the month of May, 1966 and thereafter;…