Tag: Igbo

Letters & EssaysPolitics and Policy

Onye Nkuzi: What do Igbos Want?


President Buhari angrily (and infamously) asked during one of the few sessions he held with Nigerian journalists, “what do the Igbos want”? I will attempt to …

Life LessonsPolitics and Policy

Sunset at Dawn – To the Fallen of 1967, and the Risen of 2017.


That morning should never have begun the way it did. An annoyed, and irritated Ojukwu, feels humiliated by General Gowon’s decree on May 27. ‘Why then …

EducationPolitics and Policy

Feature: Why do Igbo communities in Diaspora commemorate Biafra?


Did you know that in some countries, the Igbo community commemorates the anniversaries of Biafra? First, there is a fair account of this in the 2000 …