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New Video on Asaba Massacres
Elizabeth Bird and Fraser Ottanelli have created a short video drawn from their
interviews with Asaba survivors and witnesses, which tells the story of the massacres
in 1967. To view this video, click here.
Elizabeth Bird and Fraser Ottanelli have published an account of the Asaba massacres
in the prestigious journal, African Studies Review.
To read the article, click here.
For the third time, the people of Asaba marked the October 1967 massacres with a
prayer service, a procession, and public event, all on Sunday, October 7, 2012.
We remember individuals who died. Patience Chukura, 28 in 1967, talks about husband
Eddie, killed 6 Oct. with his brother and father.