Issue 05

Vol. 1, No.5

Concerning Biafra


An essay on Biafra, violence and Nigeria’s long road to redemption by Precious Arinze;

 Samuel F. C. Daly explores the spiritual legacies of the Biafran War;

An essay on modern expressions of Biafran identity by Vivian Chenxue Lu;

 Philip Effiong analyses the motivations behind current pro-Biafra agitation, which, he argues, do not conform with original Biafran ideology;

 Chris Nwogodo writes on the disintegration of the Nigerian state

 We Remember Differently: Alternative Biafran Histories by Dominique Otigbah, who also provides a critical reading list on the Biafran War


In our next issue, scholars and experts will critically discuss the cultural, economic and political power of the world’s youth


Cover image by Obaseun Ogunkeye