Sign in
Download Opera News App

eke

CULTURE

MYTH: The Story Of How The 4 Igbo Market Days Were Formed

In every community in Igbo land there exists four market days that are always observed. Note that the four market days in Igbo land includes: Eke, Orie, Afor and Nkwo. Let's take a look at how these four market days came into existence in the Igbo culture.

  2 months ago ago
MYTH: The Story Of How The 4 Igbo Market Days Were Formed

LIFESTYLE

How Some People Reacted After Mercy Eke Posted These Pictures Of Herself Online.

Mercy Eke is one lady who has always been confident showing up her body. She has always been an advocate of self-love irrespective of what others think about you. Few hours before her 28th birthday, Mercy Eke took to her social media pages to make a post that caught the attention of many, which sparked different reactions.

  2 months ago ago
How Some People Reacted After Mercy Eke Posted These Pictures Of Herself Online.

AUTO

Deaf Guy built and brought this moving car to Eke - Aku market in Nsukka.

It was on Eke market day in AKU, a town in Igbo Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu state. A young boy came along with a moving car to the market, the car was nice and beautiful that it attracted so many eyes. I went to see why people are gathered, I looked and it was the nice car made by a deaf boy Chukuebuka.

  4 months ago ago
Deaf Guy built and brought this moving car to Eke - Aku market in Nsukka.

ENTERTAINMENT

Mercy Eke Celebrates Her Mother's Birthday (Video)

Mercy Eke has taken to her Instagram page and celebrated her mother's birthday. Photo credit - Instagram Mercy Eke is a popular Nigerian media personality, actress, video vixen and entrepreneur. She won season 4 of Big Brother Naija in October 2019, becoming the first woman to win the reality show.

  3 months ago ago
Mercy Eke Celebrates Her Mother's Birthday (Video)

ENTERTAINMENT

Mercy Eke Is Not Only The Queen Of Highlights, She Is Also The Queen Of Fashion (photos)

The first ever female winner of the big brother reality TV show Mercy Chinenyenwa Eke is a fashion goddess. Mercy started showing how fashionable she is right from the big brother Pepper Dem house. She was known in the house as the Queen of highlights. The reality is that, she is not only the Queen of highlights she is also the Queen of fashion.

  4 months ago ago
Mercy Eke Is Not Only The Queen Of Highlights, She Is Also The Queen Of Fashion (photos)

TRAVEL

5 Taboos In Igbo Land That Everyone Should Avoid While Visiting

Many travelers enjoy defying people's customs and traditions. It is necessary to learn about people's ways of life and to respect it with caution. Most people have gotten themselves into trouble because they have disrespected the traditions and cultures of the people whose land they have visited.

  5 months ago ago
5 Taboos In Igbo Land That Everyone Should Avoid While Visiting

ENTERTAINMENT

Three Reasons Why Mercy Eke Might Have Chosen to Celebrate Her Birthday With Hot Photos

Today September 29th marked a special day in the life of former Big Brother Naija contestant and winner of the Pepper Them edition of the show Mercy Eke, who is popularly referred to as Lambo, and to mark the special day the popular video vixen decided to show off her huge backside publicly, while many people have a reaction in regard to her showing off her asset, her decision to share such photos might have been necessitated by one following reasons:

  2 months ago ago
Three Reasons Why Mercy Eke Might Have Chosen to Celebrate Her Birthday With Hot Photos

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out The Bodily Transformation of Nollywood's Hunk Prince Eke Who Marks His Birthday Today

Prince Eke is a Nollywood actor born on August 18, 1977, making him 44 years of age today, the popular actor used to act in many Nollywood films before he relocated abroad, ever since then he has occasionally shared photo of his bodily transformation to the amazement of his fans, as he used to be lanky, but has now amassed bodily weight with muscle which can make him pass as a wrestler or an athlete.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out The Bodily Transformation of Nollywood's Hunk Prince Eke Who Marks His Birthday Today

ENTERTAINMENT

Reactions As Mercy Eke Flaunts Her Curves In New Photos On Instagram

Popular Nigerian media personality, actress, video vixen and entrepreneur, Mercy Eke has stirred up reactions from her fans and colleagues online after she uploaded new jaw-dropping photos of herself on Instagram. Uploading the photos, the screen goddess quoted it with a caption which says, "Fearlessly authentic".

  3 months ago ago
Reactions As Mercy Eke Flaunts Her Curves In New Photos On Instagram

ENTERTAINMENT

3 Countries BBNaija Mercy Eke Has Gone For Luxury Vacation Since She Won ₦60 Million From The Show

Former big brother Naija housemate and winner, Mercy Eke is one of the most successful and respected female housemates from the show since it came back to Nigeria. Photo Credit: @official_mercyeke || Instagram App. The young lady contested in the show back in 2019 and she emerged as the first female to ever win the show and going home with a prize worth 60 million Naija.

  4 months ago ago
3 Countries BBNaija Mercy Eke Has Gone For Luxury Vacation Since She Won ₦60 Million From The Show

ENTERTAINMENT

Joyce Kalu and Other Celebrities React As Destiny Etiko Helps The Needy In Her Hometown

Many celebrities have reacted after pictures of Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko lending a helping hand surfaced online. The popular Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko through her newly established foundation, "Destiny Etiko Foundation (DEF)" recently did her first humanitarian work at her hometown in Eke, Udi local government area, Enugu state.

  3 months ago ago
Joyce Kalu and Other Celebrities React As Destiny Etiko Helps The Needy In Her Hometown

CULTURE

Fiction: the interesting story of how "mermaid" made a man rich by giving him money

"Emeka" lives in a remote village of Aha kingdom. His father used to be a great and popular hunter in his home town, but he was killed by a lion on Eke market day in a nearby thick forest at night while hunting Emeka's mother also died after she suffered a brief illness having contacted a deadly virus as she was working on her farmland.

  5 months ago ago
Fiction: the interesting story of how

SPORTS

Expanded Alimosho League Season Kicks Off Friday

The 2021-2022 Alimosho League season kicks off on Friday, August 20, at various centres, with champions, Samjason FC beginning title defence against H2U FC at Alade Stadium. This followed Sunday's announcement of the fixtures by Organizing Committee of the Alimosho Football Coaches Council during an impressive ceremony held at Oxygen Restaurant and Bar in Igando, Lagos.

  3 months ago ago
Expanded Alimosho League Season Kicks Off Friday

SPORTS

Tokyo 2020: Results From Several Team Nigeria’s Representative At The Olympics So Far [PHOTOS]

Moments after the commencement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Nigeria’s Team to the global competition has returned some interesting results from their different sporting events. Here are the interesting results gathered so far: Gymnastics On Saturday morning, Nigeria’s first-ever Olympic gymnast, Uche Eke, finished 36th in the Men's All-Round Artistic Gymnastics event.

  4 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020: Results From Several Team Nigeria’s Representative At The Olympics So Far [PHOTOS]

ENTERTAINMENT

BBnajia: Boma is going to be one of the stars from this year - Japheth Omojuwa

It is no longer news that big brother Najia has taken social media by storm. Many male housemates have been presented, however, there is one man who is already making waves and his name is Boma. Boma is one of the first housemates of this year's edition to be verified on Instagram.

  4 months ago ago
BBnajia: Boma is going to be one of the stars from this year - Japheth Omojuwa

SPORTS

Tokyo 2020 : Uche Eke Misses Out On Quarter-finals

It has not been a very great start for Team Nigeria at the Tokyo Olympics since the official kick-off on Friday, 23 July. Nigeria’s Uche Eke missed the chance of qualifying for the quarter-finals in the gymnastics event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Saturday. Competing in the men’s all-around artistic gymnastics event, Eke placed 36th with a score of 74.765 which was not enough for a place in the last eight.

  4 months ago ago
Tokyo 2020 : Uche Eke Misses Out On Quarter-finals

RELIGION

Beliefs And Abominations Of The Ancient Igboland

Belief is an acceptance that something exists or is true, especially one without proof. Igbo also called Ibo, people living chiefly in southeastern Nigeria who speak Igbo, a language of the Benue-Congo branch of the Niger-Congo language family. The Igbo people have their own beliefs and Taboos which they believed in the ancient days and some still prevail till this day.

  4 months ago ago
Beliefs And Abominations Of The Ancient Igboland

ENTERTAINMENT

"Who Should I Visit Today For Sallah Meat" -Mercy Eke Asks As She Shares New Picture

A popular Nigerian Actress and media personality, Mercy Eke has Sparked massive reactions on Instagram after she asked for who she will visit for Sallah meat. Actress, mercy Eke Photo credit - Instagram/@mercyeke Mercy Eke is one of the most talented actress, she has earned lots of endorsement deals due to her popularity in Nigeria's movie industry.

  4 months ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

Mercy Eke Stirs Reactions After She Flaunts Her New Bikini Outfit On Instagram

Mercy Eke have stirred reactions on Instagram after she flaunted her new bikini outfit. Reality TV Star, Mercy Eke Mercy Eke is a popular Nigerian reality TV star and actress, she has earned lots of endorsement deals due to her constant posting of controversial articles on social media.

  5 months ago ago
Mercy Eke Stirs Reactions After She Flaunts Her New Bikini Outfit On Instagram

ENTERTAINMENT

BBNaija Mercy Eke Looks Hot In Her Bikini Photos

Mercy Eke is a Nigerian media personality, actress, video vixen and entrepreneur from Imo State. She is the season four winner of Big Brother Naija (BBN) reality show and the first woman to win the competition. On March 14, 2020, Eke received the Africa Magic Viewers' Choice Award for Best Dressed Female.

  4 months ago ago
BBNaija Mercy Eke Looks Hot In Her Bikini Photos