The Nigerian Civil War Simply Explained | The Biafran Story

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Majority of Nigerians are all aware of the civil war but never understands how it all began and what really happened. This trending video by New Africa, a Youtube channel dedicated to researching and telling African Stories you never learnt in School will explain everything to you effortless.

Putting this well researched and detailed video together, it was captioned.

“With the second-highest death-toll of all African conflicts, the Nigerian Civil war (also known as the Biafran war) is perhaps the single most significant event in Nigerian history. This video is our attempt to shed light on this 3-year conflict, which claimed the lives of over 100,000 soldiers and an estimated 2 million civilians as the Nigerian government led by General Yakubu Gowon fought to prevent the secession of the self-proclaimed Republic of Biafra which was led by General Chuckwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu”.

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