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Queen Elizabeth: She supervised genocide that massacred and displaced half my family – Nigerian Professor, Uju Anya express disdain

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A Nigerian Professor in applied linguistics, Uju Anya has said she feel nothing but disdain for Queen Elizabeth following her death.

According to her; If anyone expects me to express anything but disdain for the monarch who supervised a government that sponsored the genocide that massacred and displaced half my family and the consequences of which those alive today are still trying to overcome, you can keep wishing upon a star.

See her tweet below;

Uju was referring to the Nigeria civil war which is also known as the the Biafra war. She was expressing her disdain in the role the British monarch played during the war that resulted to the death of over 3 million Biafrans in the genocide

The Nigerian Civil War (6 July 1967 – 15 January 1970; also known as the Nigerian-Biafran War or the Biafran War) was a civil war fought between Nigeria and the Republic of Biafra, a secessionist state which had declared its independence from Nigeria in 1967. Nigeria was led by General Yakubu Gowon, while Biafra was led by Lt. Colonel Chukwuemeka ‘Emeka’ Odumegwu Ojukwu

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