For Igbo/Biafrans, it is insufficient to battle and shield their entitlement to life; they are relied upon to accomplish more than that. At the point when in the 1980s Nigerian Muslims recommenced the Islamic jihad on the Igbo in Kano and different urban communities in the North of Nigeria under the name Maitatsine; a variation of today’s Boko Haram, the Igbo in the wake of defeating the underlying stun of amaze assault, ascended and shielded themselves. The Nigerian government simply like today couldn’t guard them. There were Igbo representatives that had shops in the city that sold weapons. They took a snappy choice and exhausted their stores by appropriating the firearms to kindred Igbo in Sabon Gari, Kano. Their aggressors called it quits when their Islamic decapitating blades and knifes were coordinated with Igbo firearms and ammo. We can go on and list other such courageous minutes when the Igbo met up and battled as one against a typical adversary. However, as estimable as the activity of self-preservation seems to be, for the Igbo to not simply survive but rather get to be distinctly secure and prosperous, they should make it a stride facilitate from that essential level. They should move their consideration from battling survival fights, and figure out how to meet up and battle future fights before they start.
All dynamic social orders far and wide at one point in their history defied this truth and perceived its essentialness to their prosperity. There is no country or a gathering of individuals that has gained any huge ground by staying at the level of the reactionary. The Igbo country of today should go to the acknowledgment that on the off chance that she should live effectively in this world, then she should figure out how to step up with regards to all ranges of human attempts. Igbo individuals must get to be distinctly hostile and take the battle to the adversary domain instead of lead a cheerful presence and just battle back when assaulted. The Igbo of this era must position their country to start to exploit the works of past eras. Again that is the sign of all dynamic social orders; the capacity to remain on the shoulders of past eras as opposed to give each new era a chance to begin from the scratch. It is just lower creatures and plants that begin once more at each new season. And still, after all that they have the upside of their normal intuition and self-altering hereditary coding capacity to make up for what they lost in their absence of the capacity to process complex data and jolts and make changes in front of occasions.
From accessible proofs Igbo pioneers, legislators and scholarly people neglected to battle the Biafra War ten, a quarter century it started. Such slips by in favor of the general population in capable positions in Igbo/Biafra Land are unsuitable and should never happen again. As opposed to Igbo individuals’ state of mind about the nation, the others in Nigeria never concealed their negative sentiments and aims against the Igbo much sooner than the 1966 Igbo massacre/genocide that hinted at the 1967 to 1970 war. For any cautious eyewitness it was not hard to perceive how the Hausa, Fulani, Yoruba and others battled their own side of the war much sooner than it started. They won the War not really in light of the consolidated powers of Britain, Soviet Union, Egypt and the Arab League of Nations. (Perusers who care to seek after this direct further are urged toward listen to and read what the Ahmadu Bellos and others of Nigeria needed to say in regards to Igbo individuals ten, a quarter century the War). The present era of Igbo individuals can’t bear to permit the rehash of that pre-War botch. The pioneers must figure out how to think and plan ahead while challenging the blustering of the scowling appearances of revolutionaries who parade before them the catchphrases; “you need to separate the nation,” “you need to be dissidents”. Igbo pioneers, government officials and learned people must quit falling casualties of the trap of needing to satisfy these Nigerian browbeaters by drawing back and apologizing for their exceptionally presence. They should quit being content with recently living for the minute and “safe” so that nobody blames them for “attempting to separate the nation”. Nigeria ought to have separated much sooner than now, at any rate. The union ought to never have been in any case.