World Protests

Protests against Britain's role in the war

Biafran Protestors

People in Britain protests Britains for sending arms and support to the Nigerian government. Photo courtesy of Africa Federation

Biafra women and children at the White House to see the First Lady.

Biafran women and children outside White House in an effort to see first lady Lady Bird Johnson Oct. 5, 1968 about starving countrymen back home in war-torn Biafra. Photo and caption courtesy of Africa Federation

John Lennon returning his Order of the British Empire

John Lennon and Yoko Ono displaying letter from Lennon to British PM Harold Wilson, Nov. 25, 1969. The letter explains John Lennon's reasons for returning his Order of the British Empire, OBE medial - British support of America in Vietnam involvement/support of Nigeria against Biafra. Photo and caption courtesy of Africa Federation