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Fallout Over Turbaning Of Femi Fani-Kayode Continues To Grow

The fallout over the turbaning of the former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode by the Emir of Shinkafi,...

The Eshi Of Nkwerre Turns 75

The Eshi of Nkwerre HRH Eze Barrister C. J Okwara IV has turned 75 today.The undisputed ruler of Nkwerre has b...

Differentiating Lolos From Female Igbo Chiefs

To say that women play an important role in Igbo society and culture would be an understatement. This is e...

Eze Sam Ohiri And Eze Sam Okeke On The Cusp Of A Tussle For Control Of Imo State's Traditional Rulers

If the rumours swirling around Owerri the Imo State capital, are anything to go by then the days of Eze Sa...

Igbo Fume As Christies Moves Ahead With Sale Of Priceless Alusi Figures Taken During The Biafran War

The Igbo Community in the Diaspora is in an uproar.  This is because Christie’s the famous NY based auc...

Nigeria's Oldest Monarch Dead At 141

The oldest monarch in Nigeria and one of the oldest in Africa has passed on. He is the Oba Samuel Afolabi,&nbs...

Spectacular Igu Aro Festival Heralds New Igbo Planting Season, Thrills Thousands Of Spectators In Agukwu-Nri Anambra

The Igu Aro festival arguably the oldest cultural event in Igboland unfolded this weekend with all the accompa...

Uratta Suspends All Cultural Ceremonies After Killing Of Queen Okoro

The Uratta Development Association in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State has announced the suspen...

Ndi Igbo Germany Ban Chieftaincy Titles, Asks Other Groups In The Diaspora To Do The Same

Ndi-Igbo Germany the umbrella body of all Igbo unions in Germany has placed a ban on the conferment of traditi...

Oguta Communities Band Together And Abolish Female Circumcision

All 24 communities in Oguta Local Government Area  LGA of Imo have openly denounced the practice of femal...

Azman Group Boss Alhaji Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina To Be Conferred With Igbo Chieftaincy Title

Its been a very good couple of weeks for Alhaji Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina, President and CEO of Azman Air Servi...

Ahiajoku Lecture: Prof. Michael Echeruo Rubbishes Igbo-Jewish Link In Ogueri Mba 2019 Presentation

 The ongoing debate over the Igbo-Jewish origin and connection is nothing more than a folktale and is und...

Ancient 19th Century Bronze Cockrel Looted From Nigeria To Return To Its Native Coop

An ancient bronze cockerel looted by British soldiers in the 19th century and later given to Jesus College at ...

Cheers And Tears Of Joy As Teen's Wed In Otolo Nnewi

There was more amazement than outright approval or disapproval in Nnewi when two teenagers completed their Igb...

Evolution Of The Igbo Language Part V

Igbo (Asụsụ Igbo), one of the largest languages of West Africa is spoken by 18 million people in Nigeria and E...

Evolution Of The Igbo Language Part IV

... as an attempt to impose the white man's will.  A new battle line was drawn between Government, RCM, and Methodist Mission on one side and SPILC and CMS on the other.  1952 == By the early fifties, many patriotic Igb...

Evolution Of The Igbo Language Part III

...st of the London School of Oriental and African Studies 1929  == The Protestant missions (except for the Methodists), led by the CMS (Anglican) and conservatives, opposed the "new" orthography, while the government, the R...