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Biafra agitations rage afresh after Brexit vote


Dogged Biafra agitators have taken inspiration in the UK’s vote to exit the European Union as they renew calls for a referendum vote to determine their fate.

The calls for Biafra independence from Nigeria have been gaining traction in recent months with more South Eastern youths who do not feel inclusive in the current lopsided arrangement at the vanguard of protests.

Though the champion of the restive Igbo youths, Nnamdi Kanu, remains in detention where he is facing charges oftreasonable felony, his disciples march on in hope or even, conviction that their Biafra dream will be realized eventually.

Read what Biafra advocates and detractors are saying after the Brexit vote…

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