Gen Philip Effiong Jnr arrives London ahead of Biafra genocide exhibition
By Steve Oko
Philip Effiong Jnr , the son of late General Philip Effiong , the second in command to the late Biafran warlord Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has arrived London ahead of Biafra genocide exhibition.
The exhibition slated for 16/17th of August is being organized by the United Kingdom, UK branch of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra , IPOB.
According to a release by IPOB, the event holds at Goldsmiths University London.
IPOB source said Effiong Jnr stormed London this morning ahead of the crucial annual event.
“Recall that General Effiong who hailed from Akwa-Ibom was the 2nd in Command to Ojukwu in the Republic of Biafra”, the IPOB source said.
A release signed by IPOB Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful read in part :
“Today, his son who was one of the children exiled to Republic of Ireland during the genocidal war visited upon Biafra, seems to have stepped into his father’s legacies.
“He will be at the Genocide Exhibition tomorrow to tell his stories. Keep a date with him.”Steve Oko, Publisher/C.E.O, WaWa News Global. For more information on advert placement and news coverage, contact us on: 08038725600, or via email [email protected]; [email protected] Always read WaWa News Global - Your most dependable online news platform for the latest breaking news in Nigeria.