Nigeria/Biafra Negotiations During World Council of Churches Gathering: A Personal Remembrance

by Robert E. Mauer
New Jersey
July 14, 2008
5 pages
Type: Article
Coverage in Africa: Nigeria
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Sweden
Language: English
Robert E. Maurer was a delegate from the United States to the Youth Participants' Assembly of the World Council of Churches Forth Assembly in July 1968 in Uppsala, Sweden. He was elected chairman of the Youth Participants' Assembly. In this article he discusses how the issue of Nigeria/Biafra civil war was handled. Included in this remembrance is a copy of a document Nigeria/Biafra Relief with his handwritten notes.
Copyright Robert E. Maurer. This article was written for the African Activist Archive Project.