Latest Leader of Biafrans, Ojukwu

The state of Anambra has announced that a bunker used by the pro-Biafran secessionist leader Chukwuemeka Ojukwu during the civil war in the 1960s has become a tourist destination becomes. 19659003]

Caves and waterfalls in the state would also become important tourist attractions.

"These tourist centers will be immediately attracted by the construction of access roads to them, as well as the concrete paths leading into the caves to make them easily accessible" a spokesman for the state Governor Willie Obiano said.

The move is seen as an attempt to increase employment and income in a region where poverty is high.

The late Ojukwu declared the formation of the breakaway state of Biafra in 1967 and sparked a civil war in which more than a million people died. He remains popular with many people in the southeast, who complain about economic and political marginalization.


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