Africa: The man fighting for independence of Biafra… from a flat in Peckham

The man fighting for independence of Biafra… from a flat in Peckham Britain, which had drawn Nigeria’s borders arbitrarily, had little patience with locals trying to reshape colonial frontiers. London backed Nigeria’s army in strangling Biafra at birth, supplying weapons and turning a blind eye to a military blockade that resulted in the starvation of about a million people. Long […]

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