I have just read the article by Ebiem. While, of course, many people died during both the political riots before the war and during the war there is certainly another way of looking at these deaths.
I don't think he mentions the massacre in the North? I believe the final tally at the morgues there was around 7,000. The myth went up to 53,000.
I worked in both UCH Ibadan during the war where some Igbo soldiers were treated alongside Federal soldiers and in Por...read more