50 results found for: name:"Azikiwe, Nnamdi, 1904-1996"

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1945

Azikiwe, Nnamdi, 1904-1996

Assassination Story: True or False

Onitsha (Nigeria) - Enumerating the "unembellished" facts surrounding his recent assassination attempt and recounting his correspondence with various individuals and news sources in the days immediately preceding; leaving it up to readers "to believe or disbelieve the story" and attempting to redeem his reputation in its light; and including various appendices, reproducing wireless message... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Dec. 31

Azikiwe, Nnamdi, 1904-1996

Suppression of the press in British West Africa

Onitsha (Nigeria) - Describing the 36-day-long suppression of the press in British West Africa in the wake of the June 1945 general strike; chronologically relaying the various events thereof; detailing the "financial and other losses" suffered by publishers and newsmen as a result, particularly those affiliated with the "West African Pilot," "The Daily Comet," "Eastern Nigeria Guardian," ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers