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3 Countries In Africa Where Igbo Tribe Can Be Found (Photos)

The Igbo, also known as the Ibo, are one of the largest single ethnic groups in Africa, accounting for almost a quarter of the continent's population. They are derived from Eri, a heavenly character who, according to Igbo legend, was sent from heaven to initiate civilization on earth.

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3 Countries In Africa Where Igbo Tribe Can Be Found (Photos)

SOCIETY

3 Countries In Africa Where Igbo Tribe Can Be Found (Photos)

The Igbo, sometimes referred to as Ibo, are one of the largest single ethnic groups in Africa. The Igbo people are descended from Eri, a divine figure who, according to Igbo folklore, was sent from heaven to begin civilization. Another account presents Eri as one of the sons of Gad, as mentioned in the book of Genesis in the Bible, who travelled down to establish the present-day Igboland.

  10 months ago ago
3 Countries In Africa Where Igbo Tribe Can Be Found (Photos)

CULTURE

Facts To Know About The Igbo People Of South-East Nigeria.

The Igbo, sometimes referred to as Ibo, are one of the largest single ethnic groups in Nigeria and Africa. Most Igbo speakers are based in South-East Nigeria, where they make up almost 17% of the population; they can also be found in significant numbers in Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea.

  7 months ago ago
Facts To Know About The Igbo People Of South-East Nigeria.

CULTURE

The Pre-Colonial Igbo People Of South East Nigeria

Igbo, also called Ibo and Eboe by non Igbo people, are people living in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria who speak Igbo; a language of the Benue-Congo branch of the Niger-Congo language family. The Igbo people may be grouped into the following main cultural divisions; the Northern Igbo, the Southern Igbo, the Western Igbo, the Eastern or Cross River Igbo and the North-Eastern Igbo.

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The Pre-Colonial Igbo People Of South East Nigeria

FOOD

10 Popular Foods That are Commonly Eaten By Nigerians

Nigeria, the most popular Black nation on earth and considered the giant of Africa by some of its citizens is a country blessed with diverse cultures, ethnic groups, and traditions. Home to over 200 million people, Nigeria is a highly diverse country with over 500 indigenous languages spoken and over 250 ethnic groups which all contribute markedly to the rich cultures and traditions of the country.

  9 months ago ago
10 Popular Foods That are Commonly Eaten By Nigerians

POLITICS

Meet Musiliu Obanikoro's Son who currently Serves in the House of Representatives (Photos)

His name is Honourable Ibrahim Babajide Obanikoro (IBO) and he is currently representing the Eti-OSA constituency at the House of Representatives. He is the son of former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro. Before he was appointed into the House of Representatives, he served as the Executive Director of MOB Integrated Services Nigeria Limited from 2012 to 2015.

  9 months ago ago
Meet Musiliu Obanikoro's Son who currently Serves in the House of Representatives (Photos)

SPORTS

How the Ukrainian factor denied two Nigerians heavyweight boxing glory

Photo credit: Getty Images It is no longer news that Anthony Joshua lost his world heavyweight boxing titles. That in losing to Oleksandr Usyk in what should have been a routine title defence, he surrendered all the belts -- the WBA, IBF WBO and IBO titles hitherto in his possession -- to his opponent.

  7 months ago ago
How the Ukrainian factor denied two Nigerians heavyweight boxing glory

ENTERTAINMENT

Funke Akindele, Mercy Aigbe, Toyin Abraham And 23 Other Yoruba Movie Stars And Their State Of Origin

You know all of them as movie stars who use their careers to entertain the public, and ease off their tension. Especially, the tension occasioned by the harsh economy of the country, and the regular hustle and bustle, to make ends meet. So, Yoruba movies stars just like their counterparts in the Ibo and Hausa movie industries, are people to be appreciated for what they do.

  9 months ago ago
Funke Akindele, Mercy Aigbe, Toyin Abraham And 23 Other Yoruba Movie Stars And Their State Of Origin

ENTERTAINMENT

Baba Ijesha And 4 Other Yoruba Actors Who Projected Their Indigenous Towns With Their Stage Names

Photo Credit: bbc.com One of the purposes of theatre is to project and promote the culture, and tradition of a group of people. So, it is in order that Yoruba theatre practioners otherwise called Yoruba actors use their movies, predominantly, to project the culture, tradition and way of life of the Yoruba people.

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Baba Ijesha And 4 Other Yoruba Actors Who Projected Their Indigenous Towns With Their Stage Names

MILITARY

Check out The Most Immortalized Nigerian Leader

Nnamdi Azikiwe was born on Nov. 16, 1904, of Ibo parents in Zungeru, Northern Nigeria, where his father worked as a clerk in the Nigerian Regiment. His parents gave him the name Benjamin, but he later changed it to Nnamdi. He attended school in Onitsha, Lagos, and Calabar.

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Check out The Most Immortalized Nigerian Leader

EDUCATION

Check out 3 Universities In Nigeria Where An Ibo Man Was The First Vice-Chancellor.

The history of Nigeria cannot be completed without stating the important roles the easterners have contributed to the development of the nation to where it is presently. The Ibo people are well-grounded in many walks of life such as sport, politics, and in terms of business the Ibo people are at the forefront, hardly any town or locale in Nigeria where there won't be an Ibo man or woman doing one business or the other.

  10 months ago ago
Check out 3 Universities In Nigeria Where An Ibo Man Was The First Vice-Chancellor.

SPORTS

BOXING: Oleksandr Usyk returns belts to Anthony Joshua after shock defeat

On Saturday night, Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk defeated Anthony Joshua thereby becoming the new heavyweight Champion winning the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO after the 12-round bout based on unanimous decision at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The 34 years old cruiserweight king was dominant in the fight as he left Joshua's dream of his £500m fight with fellow Britain boxer, Tyson Fury in tatters.

  7 months ago ago
BOXING: Oleksandr Usyk returns belts to Anthony Joshua after shock defeat

SPORTS

Reno Omokri Reacts Hours After Anthony Joshua Lost To Oleksandr Usyk, Aims Dig At Buhari

Author, former presidential aide, pastor and social media personality, Reno Omokri has reacted to Anthony Joshua's defeat to Oleksandr Usyk via his YouTube handle as he aimed a sight dig at President Buhari. Hours ago, Oleksandr Usyk did the unthinkable as he outclassed Anthony Joshua in front of 66,276 fans inside Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in North London to win the WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO heavyweight world titles.

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Reno Omokri Reacts Hours After Anthony Joshua Lost To Oleksandr Usyk, Aims Dig At Buhari

SPORTS

Top 5 best female boxers in the world

5. Jessica McCaskill Jessica McCaskill is an American professional boxer who have held the undisputed, and IBO female welterweight titles since 2020. The 37 years old athlete is one of only two women in the modern, post-Olympic era of women's boxing to win lineal championships in two weight classes.

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Top 5 best female boxers in the world

SPORTS

4 Interesting Facts about Olek Usyk Who Defeated Anthony Joshua Last Night For The Heavyweight Title

Anthony Joshua suffered the second defeat of his professional boxing career last night at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The fight kicked off at about 10:10 PM West African Time with over 67,000 fans in attendance. Anthony Joshua lost the fight by unanimous decision after going twelve rounds with the Ukrainian Southpaw in an intriguing battle of the best.

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4 Interesting Facts about Olek Usyk Who Defeated Anthony Joshua Last Night For The Heavyweight Title

SPORTS

Anthony Joshua reportedly rushed to the hospital after a hard loss to Ukrainian boxer Usyk

Ukranian boxer oleksandr Usyk kneels on the canvas after the 12th round of his unanimous points over world heavyweight title win over Anthony Joshua. Anthony Joshua after being defeated was said to be rushed to the hospital for a suspected broken eye socket encountered during the massive fight with current heavy weight champion Oleksandr Usyk.

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Anthony Joshua  reportedly rushed to the hospital after a hard loss to Ukrainian boxer Usyk

SPORTS

2 Things Anthony Joshua Must Be Proud Of To Have Achieved As A Professional Boxer

In this article, I will be showing you 2 major things that Anthony Joshua has achieved now that he is 32 years old. 1. Apart from Floyd Mayweather and others, Anthony Joshua has also invested his money wisely into a lot of things that will generate extra income for him and if you have noticed, you will discover that his clothes and fighting kits have his name and signature inscriptions on them.

  7 months ago ago
2 Things Anthony Joshua Must Be Proud Of To Have Achieved As A Professional Boxer

SPORTS

Anthony Joshua Vs Usyk: 2 Reasons Joshua Lost His World Heavyweight Championship

The 34 year old Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk beat the Nigerian-British Anthony Joshua for the world heavyweight championship on Saturday, in a twelve round bout, via a unanimous decision by the three judges. This bout marks Anthony Joshua's second loss, which brings his professional boxing record to 24 wins and 2 losses.

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Anthony Joshua Vs Usyk: 2 Reasons Joshua Lost His World Heavyweight Championship

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.

  9 months ago ago
Beliefs And Abominations Of The Ancient Igboland

LIFESTYLE

How To Say HELLO In Nigerian Languages

Nigeria is one of the biggest and the most populated country in Africa with a population of 206,139,589 people as of 2020. Nigeria is also one of the business hubs in Africa and one of the countries full of sceneries that attract tourists into the country. As a businessman, tourist or a foreigner moving to Nigeria for any reason, you will like to know the basics of the language which will help you to get acquainted easily and also to win the hearts of the people in the country.

  7 months ago ago
How To Say HELLO In Nigerian Languages