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The History Of The Idoma People: Half Brothers Of The Igbo People.

The history of the Idoma people preceded the history of Benue State (created in 1976) and the history of Nigerian independence of 1960. The Idoma people are specifically natives of Benue State of Nigeria. Oral traditions and dance is the primary method through which history is passed down in Idoma land, and it is considered to be a central cultural institution.

  7 months ago ago
The History Of The Idoma People: Half Brothers Of The Igbo People.

FASHION-BEAUTY

Meet a Pastor's daughter who Christian ladies should learn how to dress from

The level at which some of our female celebrities are taking fashion to would greatly affect our young girls. This is because those girls who are growing up look up to those celebrities as their role models. For that, whatever they do appears to be right in the sight of the innocent girls.

  8 months ago ago
Meet a Pastor's daughter who Christian ladies should learn how to dress from

FASHION-BEAUTY

Meet Clifford, The Nigerian Man Who Did Surgery To Transform Himself Into A Woman, See Her Pictures

Gender dysphoria refers to a situation in which people do not feel comfortable with their birth gender, over the years, we have seen cases of Nigerians who have suffered from Gender dysphoria, one of these people is Clifford. His real name is Oche Clifford but he is popularly known as Miss Sahhara.

  8 months ago ago
Meet Clifford, The Nigerian Man Who Did Surgery To Transform Himself Into A Woman, See Her Pictures

POLITICS

Idoma Generals honour Abba Moro

League Of Retired Idoma Generals (LORIG), Wednesday, October 7, 2021, honored Distinguished Senator Abba Moro with Excellence And Good Governance award. The award was presented at the group's Security Summit themed "Security And National Development", held at Leach Hotel, Otukpo.

  7 months ago ago
Idoma Generals honour Abba Moro

ENTERTAINMENT

5 Celebrities Who Are Often Mistaken To Be Igbo/Yoruba; Check Out Their Real Tribes

The Nigerian entertainment industry is filled with many famous and talented personalities, many of which are of Yoruba or Igbo descent, and because of this, the ethnicity of other popular celebrities are often mistaken as fans often put them in the aforementioned category. However, there are popular celebrities who are neither of Igbo or Yoruba descent and most fans still don't know about it as it's rarely talked about.

  9 months ago ago
5 Celebrities Who Are Often Mistaken To Be Igbo/Yoruba; Check Out Their Real Tribes

CULTURE

Igbo community where Idoma and Ogoja are spoken as a language

Effium community Effium community according to Wikipedia account is an Igbo community found in northern Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Effium people speak K'orring, a language considered Igboid, Idomoid and Ogojoid. This is practically as a result of the geographical location of this Igbo community found in the borderline between Benue and Ebonyi states.

  9 months ago ago
Igbo community where Idoma and Ogoja are spoken as a language

POLITICS

Meet 5 Idoma Sons That Served As Governors Of Other States In Nigeria (Photos)

The Idoma people are the second largest ethnic group in Benue State after Tiv. Unknown to many, since the creation of Benue State on February 3, 1976, by the late General Murtala Mohammed, the Benue South Senatorial District, occupying nine local government areas in Benue State, mainly peopled by the Idomas, has produced sons who had served as governors in many Nigerian states during various military regimes in the past.

  10 months ago ago
Meet 5 Idoma Sons That Served As Governors Of Other States In Nigeria (Photos)

RELIGION

"ALEKWU" - The Most Dreaded god In Idoma Land, It Shows No Mercy To Evildoers & Rewards Good People

We live in a country blessed with people of diverse cultures and beliefs. Nigeria is just known as the most populous nation in West Africa, it's also dubbed as the giant of Africa probably because of her cultural heritage, green vegetation, and mineral resources. While Nigerians go about practicing their different cultures, some still believe spirits live amongst them.

  11 months ago ago

FASHION-BEAUTY

Unique Traditional Fashion Attires From 3 Tribes in Benue State

Benue State is in the North-central part of Nigeria. There are different tribes in Benue state with Tiv, Idoma and Igede being the predominant tribes. The traditional attires of the tribes are striped but have a difference in colour. Keep reading for some traditional clothing inspiration from tribes in this Middle Belt State.

  8 months ago ago
Unique Traditional Fashion Attires From 3 Tribes in Benue State

FOOD

5 nutritious draw soups you need to taste

Soups are very important in Africa most especially in Nigeria where nice soups are valued. The taste of soup will determine whether the food will be enjoyed, perhaps that is why people normally take time to prepare delicious soups. Photo credit: Besthomediet Draw soups are usually used to eat solid or swallow foods such as pounded yam, semolina, fufu etc.

  7 months ago ago
5 nutritious draw soups you need to taste

POLITICS

Senator Abba Moro reacts as over war between Tiv, Idoma communities

The Senator representing Benue South Senatorial District, Comrade Abba Moro, condemns, in strong terms, the crisis that erupted between the people of Opa-Adoka, in Otukpo LGA, and their Tiv neighbours in Gwer-West LGA. Senator Moro says the clash is unfortunate, coming at a time when the two communities are expected to unite together and form a strong force against external aggressors.

  8 months ago ago
Senator Abba Moro reacts as over war between Tiv, Idoma communities

POLITICS

Opinion: Idoma Should Produce The Next Governor Of Benue State

Benue is a state in north central Nigeria. The state is popularly called the food basket of the nation, this is due to the fertile land that supports the cultivation of numerous crops. Politically, the state is divided into 3 senatorial districts, and there are 3 ethnic groups that are predominantly found in the state.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion:  Idoma Should Produce The Next Governor Of Benue State

POLITICS

Benue Politics: One Wish Of The Idoma People During Every Governorship Election In Benue State

One major prayer of the Idoma people of Benue state is for them to produce a governor of the state. Idoma is the second-largest ethnic group in Benue state. Occupying the southern part of the state, Idoma people have nine (9) local governments out of the twenty-three local governments of the state.

  9 months ago ago
Benue Politics: One Wish Of The Idoma People During Every Governorship Election In Benue State

FOOD

5 Nutritious Draw Soups You Need To Taste

Soups are very important in Africa most especially in Nigeria where nice soups are valued, it is Nigerians best kind of dish. There are different kinds of soup in Nigeria, and most of those soups are slippery. Draw Soups are usually used to eat pounded yam, fufu, demo, etc.

  6 months ago ago
5 Nutritious Draw Soups You Need To Taste

POLITICS

Idoma governor: Senator Abba Moro, Benson Abuonu meet, strategize

Distinguished Senator Abba Moro, Friday evening hosted the Deputy Governor of Benue State, H.E., Engr. Benson Abuonu, in his Otukpo residence. The two great men discussed issues that have to do with the development and progress of their party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Benue South and Benue State at large.

  9 months ago ago
Idoma governor: Senator Abba Moro, Benson Abuonu meet, strategize

POLITICS

Benue 2023:Benue South People consult Tiv Paramount Ruler.

People of Benue South Senatorial District have taken their request seeking the support of the Tiv people to be given the opportunity to produce the next Benue State governor to the Begha U Tiv and Paramount Ruler of the Tiv nation, His Royal Majesty, Tor-Tiv, Orchivirigh Prof. James Iorzua Ayatse, urging him to appeal to his children, both home and abroad to allow someone from Benue South, the opportunity to govern the state.

  10 months ago ago
Benue 2023:Benue South People consult Tiv Paramount Ruler.

POLITICS

Analysis: Can David Mark Save PDP?

The biggest opposition political party, PDP, is currently entangled in numerous internal struggles for power. The political heavyweights in the party are currently looking for a lasting panacea for the party's current woes. Image culled from The Nation As the search for lasting peace and stability within the PDP continues to explore numerous options, a handful of the party members are considering former senate president, David Alechenu Mark, to become the next chairman of the nation's largest opposition political party.

  7 months ago ago
Analysis: Can David Mark Save PDP?

ENTERTAINMENT

Video Of Chris Morgan Kneeling As Methodist Church Women Prays For Him Stirred Reactions

A video of Nigerian gospel music star, Chris Morgan kneeling as women from Methodist Church were seen praying for him just surfaced online. According to reports, Benue state born gospel musician shared the video himself on his Instagram page. Click this link to watch the full video.

  10 months ago ago
Video Of Chris Morgan Kneeling As Methodist Church Women Prays For Him Stirred Reactions

SOCIETY

Check out Photos of the Ongoing Construction of the Otukpo road in Benue state.

Otukpo is the third largest town in Benue state, Nigeria located in the north central region of the country. The town is also the headquarters of Otukpo local government and the seat of Idoma crown. The most popular language in Otukpo is Idoma, though there are people who speak Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba and Tiv languages, these are people who have spent a lot of years there and have become part of it residents.

  10 months ago ago
Check out Photos of the Ongoing Construction of the Otukpo road in Benue state.

SOCIETY

Check Out photos Of The Ongoing Construction Of Federal Road In Otukpo.

Good roads are essential for transporting materials and connecting people from different parts of the country. In today's article we shall be looking at the ongoing road construction in Otukpo town. Otukpo is an ancient town in Benue state, it is located in the middle belt region of the Nigeria.

  10 months ago ago
Check Out photos Of The Ongoing  Construction Of Federal Road In Otukpo.